One Solution Childcare

  • Services

    • Convenient hours

      * Morning and/or afternoon sessions
      * Full time or part time
      * Regular or extended hours (6:30am – 8pm)
      * Flexible days for shift workers
      * Term-time teacher packages

    • Dedicated Nursery Groups

      Nursery school children are divided into three groups and cared for in their own wonderfully enriching, age-appropriate environments.

    • Out-of-School clubs

      Reception – Year 6

      * Breakfast club
      * After school club
      * Holiday club
      * Inset day cover

    • Transport

      * Transport to and from local state schools and nurseries
      * Wrap-around care

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  • Groups

    Professional and flexible care for all children up to school year 6
  • Why Choose Sunnybank?

    • CSSIW Report 2015

      “Consistent Good Practice”

    • Estyn Report 2015

      “Good” for everything!

    • 26 Years Experience
    • Healthy Meals
    • One Solution Childcare

      Nursery and Out-of-school Service (up to Year 6)

    • Flexible & Extended Hours

      Childcare available 6:30am – 8pm

    • LEA preschool funding - 2.5 hours FREE sessions - term after 3rd birthday


    • Follows the Foundation Phase framework (3-5 year olds)
    • Follows Birth to Three Matters framework (birth-3year olds)


    • Dedicated, fully qualified and highly valued nursery staff
    • Individual attention in a small-class setting
    • Comprehensive reporting on individual achievement


    • Large and well equipped outdoor play areas for fun and fresh air every day
    • Bright, spacious and well equipped classrooms
    • Healthy meal plans
    • Positive learning environment for your child


    • Child safety a priority
    • Registered with the Healthy and Sustainable Pre School Scheme
  • Company Philosophy

  • It is our mission to provide the best possible loving, supportive, safe, nurturing and developmentally appropriate educational environment for pre-school children and after-school children.

    We want every child to have the opportunity to gain the basic skills, confidence and enthusiasm for learning – the building blocks necessary for life after Sunnybank.

    Our aim is to provide a happy, relaxed and caring environment where children can truly blossom as valued individuals in our community.

    We will always endeavour to arouse the children’s natural curiosity; help them to recognize and embrace their talents; build their confidence, social skills and self esteem; encourage a lifelong love of learning; and to teach them the importance of moral values, respect and kindness towards one another.

    • Create Fun and Exude Warmth

    • Be Passionate, Committed and Inspirational

    • Respect, Embrace and Nurture Everyone’s Unique Differences

    • Create a Positive Community and Family Spirit Between Staff, Children and Parents

    • Build Open, Honest and Trustworthy Relationship with Communication

    • Encourage Growth and Learning for Children and Staff Alike

    • Treat everyone With Respect, Kindness, Thoughtfulness and Politeness

    • Instil Nursery Pride, Loyalty and Responsibility

    • Create Nursery WOW Factor Through Superb Service That Is Above and Beyond the Required Minimum Standards! 😉

  • Our Great Team

    Highly experienced - enormously caring!
  • We are fortunate to have a truly fantastic team of dedicated nursery staff!

  • With their dedication to provide quality care in a fun and exciting way, it’s no surprise that the children love to be with them every day!

    • Gemma

      Hi, I’m Gemma. I’ve worked at Sunnybank since 2005, first as manager of our Chepstow nursery before I transferred to Newport in September 2014.
      I have a a BSc (Econ) degree in Early Childhood Studies; a QCF Level 5 in Leadership & Management of Children’s Care, Learning and Development; and a BTEC National Diploma in Childhood Studies (Nursery Nursing).

    • Jo
      Deputy Manager & Baby Room Leader

      Hi! I’m Jo. I have worked at Sunnybank since March 1999. I am an NVQ level 3 qualified Nursery Nurse and I am currently completing my QCF in Children’s Care Learning and Development level 5.

    • Baby Group: 0-2 yr olds
      Amy, Jo, Sarah & Chelsea (not shown as on maternity leave)

      Jo – Baby Group Room Leader – see section above

      Amy – Nursery Nurse

      • worked at Sunnybank since 2005
      • NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Education
      • working towards my QCF level 5 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development

      Sarah – Apprentice Nursery Nurse

      • started training at Sunnybank in October 2014
      • completed my QCF level 1 in Children’s care, Learning and Development
      • working towards QCF level 2

      Chelsea -Qualified Nursery Assistant (not shown in photo as on maternity leave)

      • started at Sunnybank in 2012 as a trainee
      • working towards level 3 QCF in Children’s Care Learning and Development
    • Toddler Group: 2-3 yr olds
      Elisha, Anne, Cath & Kirsty

      Cath – Senior Staff Member and Team Leader of the Toddler group

      • Worked at Sunnybank since September 2000
      • qualified NNEB
      • working towards my QCF level 5

      Kirsty – Nursery Nurse

      • qualified Nursery Nurse with a CACHE level 3 Diploma in Childcare and Education
      • working towards my QCF level 5 in Children’s Care, Learning and Development

      Anne – Nursery Nurse

      • Worked at Sunnybank since September 2000
      • NVQ Level 3 qualified nursery nurse
      • working towards my QCF level 5


      • training at Sunnybank for a year
      • soon to complete QCF level 1 in Children’s care, Learning and Development
      • soon to start QCF level 2
    • Pre-school Group: 3-5 yr olds
      Laura, Deb & Jade

      Deb – Pre-school Group Leader (5 years)

      • Worked at Sunnybank since 2005
      • Previously worked in all other nursery departments
      • Qualified Nursery Nurse with a level 3 CACHE Diploma in Childcare Development and Education

      Laura (Lou): Nursery Nurse

      • Worked at Sunnybank since 2005
      • Have also worked in the baby room
      • NVQ Level 3 qualified
      • ALNCo (Additional Learning needs Coordinator) for Sunnybank
      • Currently working towards QCF level 5

      Jade: Nursery Nurse

      • Worked at Sunnybank Nursery since September 2015
      • Worked in Childcare for 9 years
      • Qualified Nursery Nurse and CACHE level 3 Diploma in Children’s care, Learning and Development
      • Currently working towards QCF level 5
    • Rebecca and Tracy
      Cover Staff

      Rebecca (Becky) – Cover staff

      • Working at Sunnybank since 2013
      • Qualified Nursery Nurse and completed my level 3 QCF in Children’s Care, Learning and Development while working at Sunnybank Nursery.
      • Provide cover for the staff in each of the rooms.

      Tracy – Cover Staff

      • Worked at Sunnybank since 2003
      • Qualified as a nursery nurse in 2003, gaining a level 3 CACHE Diploma in Childcare and Education
      • Experience in all of the nursery rooms – currently working in toddler and pre-school rooms




    • Jacqui
      Nursery Cook

      Nursery Cook

      • Worked at Sunnybank since mid 2014
      • Many years of experience working in school kitchens

      Healthy food is critical for children so they have all the necessary nutrients and vitamins etc. to develop and flourish. Sunnybank offers a balanced menu of very yummy and varied dishes which the children love – this, of course, makes my job even more enjoyable!  🙂

    • Extremely helpful – nothing is ever a hassle.

    • They are always understanding and always meet our needs.

    • The staff are lovely – I’ve always thought Sunnybank is great!

    • Sunnybank and its staff are warm and welcoming – which puts my mind at ease.

    • “Wonderful and dedicated staff that really care”

    • Homely place where kids’ needs and happiness are always priority.

  • Sunnybank News

    Keep up to date with the latest news
    • LEA funding explained
      Are you wondering what LEA funding means for you as a parent of Sunnybank? Maybe this will help. We provide 2.5 hour FREE sessions for children in the term after their third birthday. This arrangement is term time only and [...]
    • 20% off 1st invoice
      20% off first invoice
      If you register your child at Sunnybank before the end of July 2016, you’ll get 20% off your first invoice. Conditions apply – please call us for further information.
    • Extended hours
      New extended hours at Sunnybank!
      In order to accommodate those of you who work shifts or irregular hours, you’ll be pleased to hear that we now offer extended hours (for an extra fee). We can now open as early as 6:30am and collection can be [...]
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