Chuckles Nurseries Limited opened their first nursery in Truro in 1995; we now operate from settings at Perranwell Station and Baldhu. We provide a family centred approach to childcare. We offer full or part time care for children aged 3 months to 5 years and free early years education for children aged 2 to 5 years, subject to eligibility.
All children enjoy learning experiences under the revised Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) 2012 framework to enable them to reach their full potential. We are also a flexible provider. Our nurseries are conveniently located on the outskirts of Truro whilst still on the main commuter links into Truro and Falmouth. We are well situated to serve the Royal Cornwall Hospital, County Hall and Falmouth University (University of Exeter, Penryn Campus).
First Started in Truro
Opened in Parranwell
Opened in Baldhu
Open Monday to Friday excluding bank holidays, for 51 weeks per annum,
from 8am to 6pm.
Baldhu & Perrenwell Station Nurseries & Pre-School are well equipped for all your children’s needs.
Our meals and snacks are planned using the Healthy Under 5’s principles and are freshly cooked each day by our experienced chef. We cater for special diets should your child need them e.g.: Dairy free, gluten free and vegetarian. Our chef has attended training on children’s nutrition and is always happy to talk to parents about our menu and recipes. Here is a sample of our menu.
We provide a Safe & Secure Environment for full or part time care for children.
We offer full or part time care for children aged 3 months to 5 years and free early years education for children aged 2 to 5 years, subject to eligibility.
All children enjoy learning experiences under the revised Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) 2012 framework to enable them to reach their full potential.
Activities are planned around the seven educational learning outcomes described in the revised Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) 2012 which are:-
We pride ourselves on being a flexible provider
Yes we offer Free introductory sessions to settle you and your child into your chosen nursery.
Childcare vouchers are accepted for those already in registered schemes.
Tax Free Childcare are accepted here at Chuckles Nurseries.
Our nurseries are run by suitably qualified and experienced staff that have been with our company for many years. Our staff members range from 17yrs to 64yrs of age ensuring the children benefit from a combination of life experience plus intellectual skill.
All of our staff hold, or are working towards, recognised early years qualifications from Early Years Professional and QTS to Level 2, and we actively encourage our staff to undertake further training as part of their ongoing personal development. All staff hold current Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks as well as paediatric first aid and food hygiene certificates.