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OUR AUTUMN 2019  PROGRAMME IS OUT!!

06/09/19

A  S M O R G A S B O R D  O F  A C T I V I T I E S  F O R  A U T U M N!


I N T E R G E N E R A T I O N A L P R O J E C T
On Mondays we visit our older friends. Book in your under 3s for a morning session for £10 10.30am-12.30


E R I N ' S M U S I C E X P L O R E R S
Tuesdays 9.30-10.30am £5 per family, commencing 10th September 2019. For 3s and under.


S U N S H I N E  &  S H O W E R S  S T A Y  &  P L A Y  F O R  T H E  3  A N D U N D E R S
Enjoy our stay and play with a difference! Join us at Kayantics
site (with shelter!) £3 for 1 child, £5 per family Thursdays 10.30am-11.45am


L E G O  T U E S D A Y
We will protect their models to give your child a chance to build on
them from week to week. Wise Owls 3.45-4.45pm £25 for a block of 5 sessions, Flexible start.


W O O D W O R K  W E D N E S D A Y
Get creative with the hammers and saws; each block will work on a project. £35 for a block of 5 sessions 4pm-5.15pm. Commence 11th September


B U S H C R A F T  F O R  A L L  A G E S
Thursdays 3.45pm-5pm for P1-P7 £35 for a block of 5 sessions


Thursdays 1.30-2.30pm for 3-5 year olds £25 for block of 5 sessions commencing 5th September


M A K E  Y O U R  O W N  M E A L  M O N D A Y
3rd Monday of the month £15 3pm-6pm, includes pick up from
school and ingredients for meal.


F U N  C L U B  F R I D A Y
Good old-fashioned board games and retro (yes!) wii games.
4pm-5pm £25 for a block of 5 sessions or separate sessions available.
Contact wiseowlsnurserymoffat@gmail.com to book a place


First come first served basis


Children who already attend Wise Owls will automatically be enrolled in these activities for free unless they specify otherwise


Other services available:
Granny sick? Ad hoc childcare for all ages up to P7. Just get in
touch, even in an emergency!
Limited spaces in our under-two room.
Spaces available in our 2-3 room.


Disappointed with your afternoon School Nursery session?
Wanted mornings instead? Extend your child's day and free up some more time for you by dropping them off at Wise Owls at a time that is convenient for you and let us take them to Moffat
Academy for you! Prices vary.


Free first aid courses for parents - contact us to be placed on the waiting list for the next course


Last Friday of the month, why not meet your friends locally and
make use of our childcare service 1-4pm £15 for peace-of-mind
and actually finish your coffee!


Don't forget free 30 minute session when you book for a smear at the local GP surgery.


Childcare gift vouchers available for friends and family - leave this flier around for grandparents to see!!


All staff are trained to a high level in speech, language and communication with a speech and language therapist on site.

 

READ OUR CARE INSPECTION REPORT

31/08/19

We were inspected during the Summer Holidays at the end of July - remember, that one REALLY hot day of the Summer - yes, that day!
Our deputy was on holiday and I was going to a funeral so we asked our previous deputy to stand in as senior manager and we had our two youngest members of staff, one of whom had been in the post for 3 weeks!
Of course, when I received a message that the Care Inspectorate had arrived, I turned around and came right back. 
There was one area where I put my hand up and admit, I had no idea that I couldn't include Will, our outdoor

 

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OUR SUMMER PROGRAMME IS OUT!!

23 June 2019

Have we got an exciting Summer ahead for your children?!

We have two weeks of Bushcraft type activities in conjunction with Will at Kayantics as follows:

Tues 16th July - Bushcraft Gallowhill Adventures
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm-5pm Aged 8 years and over
Wed 17th July - Gallowhill Treasure Hunt
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm-5pm Aged 8 years and over
Thurs 18th July - Wood-fired Pizza making
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm - 5pm Aged 8 years and over
Frid 19th July - Kayantics Krafty Kapers
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm- 5pm Aged 8 years and over

Dates to be confirmed for

Raft Building for children just left P6
and over 1pm-5pm
 Hartfell Hill Hike - all day 9am-5pm
Aged 6 years and over

Wed 24 July - Den Building at Kayantics
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm-5pm Aged 8 years and over
Thurs 25 July - Wood-fired Pizza making
9am-1pm Aged 4-7 years
1pm - 5pm Aged 8 years and over

£16.50 FOR HALF DAY (9-1PM OR 1PM-5PM)
£26 FOR FULL DAY FOR OLDER CHILDREN ONLY
IF THEY WOULD LIKE TO HELP YOUNGER ONES
(9-5PM) BRING PACKED LUNCH.
email wiseowlsnurserymoffat@gmail.com to
book

 

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WE'RE RECRUITING!

26 May 2018

Wise Owls Nursery Moffat are recruiting!

We are currently looking for experienced staff to help to develop the nursery into an exceptional childcare and early years learning centre, focusing on natural play and outdoor learning. This is an exciting opportunity to enhance your career and to take on the unique challenge of being involved in a brand new nursery from the very beginning.

Deputy Manager We are looking for someone who has strong leadership skills and experience, and who is able to support the manager and team to ensure that the nursery operates to the highest standards. Full time position or job share considered (40 hours p/w). PVG and SSSC Registration essential. Must have a relevant childcare qualification and be prepared to work towards a BA in Childhood Practice. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification on our website for more details.

Qualified Nursery Practitioners We are also looking for experienced staff who are interested in career progression and in developing their skills within the context of a child-led environment, with a focus on natural play and outdoor learning. Full and part time positions available (20-40 hours p/w). PVG and SSSC Registration essential. Must have a relevant childcare qualification (e.g. SVQ3; HNC). Please see the Job Description and Person Specification on our website for more details.

For all posts, we pride ourselves on employee care and career development, and as such we offer great benefits:

• Competitive salary
• 28 days annual holiday entitlement (pro rata)
• Staff discount for childcare at Wise Owls Nursery Moffat
• Great career progression
• Regular supervisions
• Continuous in-house and external training opportunities
• Specialist training in Speech, Language and Communication development


Email wiseowlsnurserymoffat@gmail.com to be sent an Application Pack. Closing date for all applications is Thursday 7th June 2018.

 

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