Roundabout Northfield

Driffield Northfield Infant School
Southfield Close, Driffield, YO25 5YN
Contact: 01377 259317

Email: northfield@roundaboutnursery.org.uk

Roundabout Nursery Northfield – Good grading by Ofsted March 2019, to access the full Ofsted report please click here: https://reports.ofsted.gov.uk/provider/16/EY540685

The nursery is based at Driffield Northfield Infant School, in a purpose built modular building. Roundabout Nursery Northfield has an open plan layout catering for 2 to 5 years covering all of the areas of learning, there is also a smaller space which can be used to offer group time, quiet time and an area for the After-School Club. The Nursery will have direct access to an outdoor area and will share access to the larger Foundation Stage play space during the day.

The Manager at Roundabout Nursery Northfield is Emma Wain. Emma has worked at the nursery since it opened in 2016 initially as the Deputy Manager becoming the Manager in January 2020.

Children 2 to 5 years

Children aged 2 to 5 years may be booked into the nursery for a minimum of three hours.  You may book your child into the nursery for as many hours as you require, we will try to accommodate your needs.  Flexible funding for two and three years olds is available for 2 year olds this is eligibility checked (parents’ responsibility) and for three year olds this comes into place the term after the child’s third birthday.  Options include, 15 hours funding which may be taken during term time and if eligible the 30 hours per week which can be taken during term time.  Any additional hours will be charged at the current nursery rate.

Transition to school

Roundabout nursery will work closely with the schools in the local area to ensure all children have the chance to access all opportunities for transitioning in to the foundation stage. We will support you and ensure all relevant arrangements are in place for your children to visit and spend time with their new teachers in the schools that they will be going to on the next step in their educational journey.

After School Club

The After School Club is based in the modular building. Children aged 4 and 5 years will follow the EYFS framework at the club. Children aged 6 years to 8 years will have their own schedule. All children will be provided with a snack after leaving school. After School sessions may be booked up to 4.15pm or 6pm.