© 2021 Sevenoaks Day Nursery CIO
Sevenoaks Day Nursery CIO
Rear of Sevenoaks Community Centre
Otford Road, Sevenoaks TN14 5DN
Tel: 01732 460384 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Reg Charity:1162242, Ofsted:RP536593
Sevenoaks Day Nursery opened its doors as a full-
Our Nursery was the brainchild of Dr Margaret Bates, who wanted “to allow working mothers, including single parents to place their children safely and happily and give them a social education.” Margaret had been a Psychiatric Social Worker and knew, more than most, how important stability was during pre-
The original two-
You may be interested to read this pamphlet produced in 1987 to help with the fundraising.
The Allied Dunbar Room (Baby Room) was added in 1990 thanks to the generous support of the Allied Dunbar Foundation. The pram shelter was built in 1991 and the Club Room followed in 1996.
We moved into our new, modular building at the start of 2020 and the old buildings (except the Club Room) were demolished later that year.
The Trust became a Charitable Incorporated Organisation (CIO) in 2016. This change means that Trustees have less personal liability for the liabilities of the Nursery; something that has put off potential trustees in the past.
Our Trustees come from all walks of life and are ultimately responsible for the well-
Operational matters are overseen by the Management Committee, a team of local residents, none of whom are parents.
Parents are encouraged to get involved with Nursery and may become representatives on the Management Committee.
Our Nursery Staff is headed up by Nursery Manager Madde Eleby, who is responsible for the day-
Madde is ably assisted by Deputy Supervisors who head up each of our three nursery rooms. In addition, certain members of staff have special responsibilities and the training needed to undertake their special roles:-
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