Mission Statement


  • To provide a safe, happy, caring, secure and stimulating environment for your child.  We will maintain and continually enhance quality of the highest standards of care and education for all children through visionary and inspirational leadership, thus continuing to be an innovative and creative forerunner in early years childcare and learning practice.

  • To enable all children to develop their capabilities as successful learners, confident individuals, responsible citizens and effective contributors to society.

  • To help all children to prepare for the future.

  • At Flying Gulls Nursery we believe every child, family and member of staff matter.  We strive to work in partnership, through a culture of listening, to enable everyone to achieve their true potential.  We are building a successful learning community which celebrates diversity.  We aim to be friendly, respectful, thoughtful and supportive in providing a safe place where we can grow and learn together.

  • To provide equality of opportunity and support for all and where staff and parents or carers working together with parents and partners to improve learning and care, helping with a smooth transition into school.

  • To equip our children with skills for learning, life and work, ready to actively grasp and follow their dreams in the future.

  • To engage our children in the highest quality teaching and learning and to maximise success for all and making sure we reflect on our work and fulfill our learning potential.

The areas of learning are:

Prime areas

  • Personal, Social and Emotional Development

  • Communication and Language

  • Physical Development

Specific areas

  • Literacy

  • Mathematics

  • Understanding the World

  • Expressive Arts and Design

The four guiding principles:

  1. That every child is unique.

  2. That every child can learn to be strong and independent through positive relationships.

  3. That children learn and develop best in enabling environments.

  4. That children develop and learn in different ways and at different rates.

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We aim to be a Makaton
friendly nursery provision
Please email the Nursery Manager

Children learn best

through play and exploring