Gilbert Heathcote Nursery and Infant School

Gilbert Heathcote Nursery and Infant School Sheffield Road Chesterfield Derbyshire S41 8NF

About Gilbert Heathcote Nursery and Infant School

Gilbert Heathcote Nursery and Infant School is a superb place for your child to begin their education. Our Nursery is run by an excellent qualified teacher and NNEB trained Nursery Nurses. The school itself boasts impressive resources and beautiful grounds to ensure your child gets the best possible start. A detailed transition program also ensures that the move to mainstream school from Nursery is smooth and worry free for your little one (and you too!!). Please feel free to contact the school to have a look around. Our November 2010 Ofsted inspection graded us as 'Good' and the report can be accessed at http://www.ofsted.gov.uk/inspection-reports/find-inspection-report/provider/ELS/112662 Gilbert's has a wide range of experienced staff who work hard to ensure all children receive equality of opportunity and access to the whole Early Years Curriculum through a caring, stimulating, happy and safe environment where each child is equally valued. The School has a dedicated and supportive Special Needs Coordinator whom can recommend access to specialist services when appropriate. In Derbyshire all families are entitled to up to 570 hours per year of free 'early education' from the term following your child's third birthday. Our school offers early education places for 3 and 4 year olds, please contact us for more information.

Additional information from provider

Schools must publish information about their policies for pupils with SEN in an SEN Information Report. You can find the report on the school's website

This provider is registered to provide the free nursery education for three and four year olds.

Opening times

Open during

Term Time

Opening times

  • Mon (08:45 - 11:45 | 12:30 - 15:30)
  • Tue (08:45 - 11:45 | 12:30 - 15:30)
  • Wed (08:45 - 11:45 | 12:30 - 15:30)
  • Thu (08:45 - 11:45 | 12:30 - 15:30)
  • Fri (08:45 - 11:45 | 12:30 - 15:30)
Age Groups

Caters for the following age groups

2 years To 7 years
Special Needs area of experience

All disabilities,

Vacancy notes

For vacancies, please contact the school.

Location map

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