The Nursery

Our Facilities

The Unicorn Nursery Salford

  • Large historical 3 storey building purposely redesigned/re-fitted to meet the needs of young children
  • Expansive outdoor area with a variety of surfaces, climbing frames, car tracks, mud kitchens, 2 sandy beaches, water pumps and much more
  • Large baby room/sleep room for birth to 12 months
  • Large toddler room/dining area/wet play area, indoor climbing frame/slide 12 months to 2 years
  • Large 2-3 year room with wet play/messy play areas, indoor climbing frames/slide, direct access to outside play area and free flow into pre-school facilities
  • Dedicated Pre-school room perfect for small group work, individually targeted activities and embedding school readiness in our school transitioning children
  • All nursery rooms have access to own toileting and baby changing facilities
  • Baby/toddlers room have own milk preparation kitchen
  • Brand new kitchen facilities
  • All rooms recently refitted and redecorated with new furniture, equipment and resources to an exceptional standard using market leading educational brands
  • CCTV in all nursery areas
  • Secure entry into building
  • Plentiful, accessible and secure car parking/drop off facilities
  • Disabled access and facilties

ECAT accreditation status (Every Child a Talker) and ICAN accreditation (www.ican.org.uk). Our trained staff support every child within the setting to talk with their peers, staff and with you as parents. ECAT helps every child and especially those with difficulties to become confident communicating. Speech therapists are available at the nursery with the consent of parents to develop children’s speech. 5 Star rating for food hygiene, ‘we are clean’ certification The Unicorn Salford is a renovated and remodelled  historical building and grounds from circa 1880, tailored to the specific needs of young  children. We have an envious feature of over 7000 square feet of internal and external space to enable your child to play and learn in an uncrowded, spacious and safe environment.   The Unicorn Nursery Salford We follow the national curriculum EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) which is a comprehensive framework that sets the standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to five. Our Nursery rooms are designed to accommodate the needs of children including age appropriate resources, furnishings, toilets and washbasins. Outside areas in which the children can play safely and securely. Children have access to role play equipment, cars, bikes, messy/creative play, gardening equipment, playhouses and climbing equipment to be enjoyed freely. We have a comprehensive security systems including internal and external CCTV, manned reception area with secure access via entry phone/buzzer. Visit our staff board to see our commitment to employing qualified staff who are committed to childcare, committed to the children in our care and committed to continued professional development. Proprietor – Early Years Professional Status (equivalent to Qualified Teacher Status), Practitioners with Degree level childcare qualifications, multilingual team members……..

The Unicorn Nursery Salford - Where Childcare Becomes An Adventure!