Welcome to Bede Burn Kindergarten, we are a privately run day nursery situated on Bede Burn Road in Jarrow and have been providing quality childcare since March 2013.

At Bede Burn Kindergarten we aim to provide a happy, secure and caring atmosphere which encourages young children to flourish and grow as learners. Our fully committed and motivated team work very hard to create an atmosphere where children learn through play and exploration.

We can presently care for up to 78 children at any one-time aging from 6 weeks old up to 5 years old where it is time for them to move into schools.

Hand, Foot and Mouth

We have now had a few confirmed cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth disease within the baby room and we have put together some useful information for you to read to keep you on top of the symptoms to look out for and our policies and procedures regarding this.

You can learn more about Hand, Foot and Mouth on the NHS website.

Quality Childcare

At Bede Burn Kindergarten we pride ourselves on providing quality childcare that is also affordable for our local community and this shows as all our nurseries hold Ofsted gradings of either Good or Outstanding. There are a variety of grants and funding options available for eligible parents, we accept all childcare vouchers and we a part of the new Government tax free childcare scheme.

The nursery is home to a large, natural outdoor garden for children to explore and enjoy, while indoors we use high quality resources and carefully planned activities to help support the development of all the children in the nursery.

Our Sister Nurseries

Bede Burn Kindergarten is part of a partnership of nurseries across the north east of England, based in Jarrow we offer over 17 years experience in providing quality childcare childcare. We have a number of Ofsted Good or Outstanding graded sister nurseries in South Shields and the surrounding areas:

Harton Village Kindergarten Visit Harton's website

Harton Village Kindergarten is our brand new sister nursery situated on Sunderland Road, South Shields. We aim to provide the very best care and education possible with outstanding facilities including a multimedia room, soft play area, sensory room and garden area including a carefully designed sensory garden.

Westoe Village Kindergarten Visit Westoe's website

Westoe Village Kindergarten provides childcare in South Tyneside and is situated on St Georges Avenue, South Shields. We aim to provide children with happiness, freedom, guidance, discipline and kindness in a consistent, secure environment.

West Park Kindergarten Visit West Park's website

West Park Kindergarten has been providing quality childcare in South Shields for the past 15 years. With purpose-built nurseries, fully trained staff and fresh, homemade food, we provide a childcare environment that is safe, exciting and nurturing, to ensure that your children receive the best possible start in life.

Our Ofsted - December 2016

In December 2016 we had our most recent Ofsted inspection and shortly after in the following January the report was published. We are delighted to share with you that we have received a Good grading in all areas.

Everyone at the nursery is proud of the result but we are determined to not stop there. We are constantly aiming to improve upon what we offer to our children and to push towards the outstanding grade that we know we can achieve in our next inspection.

If you wish to read our latest report you can find out about it on our Ofsted page.

We serve healthy meals prepared in buidling

We're Healthy

All of our meals are freshly prepared and healthy!

At our nursery we encourage children to develop a positive attitude to food and healthy lifestyles. We understand how important the health of your child is and this makes it important for us. We are committed to promoting a healthy lifestyle to help all of the children who attend our nursery on their way to a long healthy life.

All our meals are healthy and wholesome, cooked fresh that day in our on site kitchen. Our menu has been designed to provide our children with the balanced diet they need to grow up happy and healthy. We can adapt our menu to suit children's individual needs where necessary such as children with allergies or those who may require a vegetarian menu.