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
    • New Mini-Bus for Sunnybank!
      The children LOVE our new Sunnybank mini-bus! We now use it to transport all the children to/from school (before and after our out-of-school clubs) and to/from state nursery (for wrap-around care). Give us all a friendly wave if you see [...]
    • 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.
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