Health and Well Being

At George Eliot Kindergarten, we take great pride in the physical health and well-being of our children at nursery. We provide high quality, local fresh food which is prepared daily on site reflecting mostly seasonal fresh produce. In our desire to utilise fresh ingredients and food options which are balanced, nutritious and adventurous, you will be very surprised how much care and attention we pay to creating menus which are truly unique to our nursery. We would go as far as to say – we do not believe you will find better food at any other setting locally.

We plan the menus to include international dishes and a vegetarian option each day and naturally we also cater for all individual dietary requirements.

We understand that meal times are an important part of life, and a good opportunity for children to learn about taking turns, table etiquette – and enjoying the social occasion

CHEYSA Award (The George Eliot)

George Eliot Kindergarten has been accredited with the prestigious CHEYSA awad, which offers every family a set of guaranteed health promotion standards, based on the following six principles:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Healthy nutrition
  • Oral health
  • Immunisation and vaccinations
  • Stop smoking
  • Physical activity

In order to achieve this award we have had to show a commitment to:

  • Working closely and innovatively with families
  • Including parents and carers in consultation activities
  • Be able to effectively signpost families to specialist services if the need is identified

Promoting the positive contribution of fathers in family life

In addition, we have an excellent programme to promote physical activity, even in the youngest children. From our large, landscaped outdoor spaces, baby massage, children’s yoga, sports days and events, walks and outings and the use of the OUTDOOR CLASSROOM. we are committed to help achieve health and well being for all of our children.

Our Awards and Recognition

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