We offer ‘30 hours childcare for working parents’.

We are a small, family run day nursery with an out of school club and holiday scheme in the village of Staindrop, near Barnard Castle.

To find out more about help with childcare costs please visit www.durham.gov.uk/childcarecosts

When is it on?

Session information
Monday to Friday 7.30am - 6.00pm
Various sessions within opening hours.

Who to contact

Contact name
Vicky Linsley
Contact position
Nursery Director
01833 660 004

Where to go

North Green
County Durham

Other details

Cost description
Smallworld offer a variety of session times to work around busy family lifestyles. Sessions vary from 3 hours to full days. Contact the nursery for more details and current fees.
Age range
6 weeks old to 14 years old


Childcare availability
Closed bank holidays
Before school
Term time
School holidays
After school
Free 3/4 yr places
Free 2 yr places
Will be providing 30 hours

Vacancy details

Other information
Contact nursery for current vacancies.

Other details

School drop off/collection
Staindrop Church of England (Controlled) Primary School
Further drop off/collection details
We drop off at and collect children from the village primary school. This is done on foot using a safe route and we cross the road with the lovely village 'lollipop lady'. Children and staff are provided with hi-viz jackets to wear for extra safety and visibility to traffic.
Last Ofsted inspection grade
Ofsted report
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Local Offer

Local Offer description

We welcome and value all children and their families, and provide a service to support them in a way specific to their needs and lifestyles.

Staff training is specific, to ensure knowledge and practice is appropriate and beneficial. We work closely with the council and their SEND team to keep practice, policies and procedures up to date.

The nursery team work with parents and other professionals involved with children to ensure strategies are taylored to their individual needs, and therefore have an effective impact.

The current nursery team have experience in working with children with a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder, Down Syndrome and speech and language delay.

We are always willing to learn and further our development and training, specific to our families needs.

Contact name
Vicky Linsley (Director)
Contact telephone
01833 660 004
Contact email

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Address: 2  North Green  Staindrop  Darlington  County Durham

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