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Coventry University Nursery

We have a fully qualified and experienced staff team, most staff having been here over 20 years. Children will always see the same faces daily,staff turnover is low! We do not employ apprentices or unqualified staff.

The nursery has a beautiful garden on site as well as a smaller area under a canopy with spongy flooring. .It is extremely secure and locks from the inside.

We value our parent's comments and input and have a Nursery Steering group which involves staff and parents.We have regular open days and fundraising activities such as cake sales.We take the children out on a trip annually to Drayton Manor Park.

We provide a range of activities from sand/water play,construction,physical,dance to music,jigsaws,painting,arts and crafts,role play,group times,singing and stories and social activities such as having meals together.

We are in a central location convenient for people working near or in the City Centre.

Where to go

Coventry University Nursery
Alma Street
City Centre

Who to contact

Contact Name
Ruth Gandy
Contact Position
024 77657305

Childcare Information


Childcare Available
February half term
All year round
Emergency short term places
Summer Holidays
October half term
Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:00 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 18:00
Thursday 08:00 18:00
Friday 08:00 18:00
Other Availability
Sessions from 08:00 - 13:00 and 13:00 - 17:30 Closed over Christmas period up to New Year,all Bank Holidays and 3 days staff training in September. Term time only option for University students .Sessions from 08:45 - 13:00 and 13:00 - 17:15


Immediate vacancies
We have vacancies for 2 to 3 years olds and 3 to 4 year olds. We offer 2 to 3 and 3 to 4 year old funding
Vacancy last updated

30 Hours Extended Entitlement

Registered to provide 30 hours entitlement

Other Details


Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£45 0 - 3 years per day
£45 3 - 4 years per day
£225 0 - 3 years per week
£225 3 - 4 year olds per week
£32 0 - 2 years per session
£32 2 year olds per session
0-3 years morning session-£28.25 / 0-3 years afternoon session-£26.60 3-5 years morning session-£25.55 / 3-5 years afternoon session-£23.90 Accept childcare vouchers - No Registration fee - No Administration fee No retainers charged
Registered for Tax Free childcare


Other notes

We are located not far from the city centre so ideal if you work in town, We have been established for over 30 years so have a very experienced staff team, ,most of whom have been here over 20 years. The staff are all qualified to a level 3 qualification and beyond.

Our experience includes working with SEN children, children with behaviour issues and those who have English as an additional language.

We offer our service to all customers, not just students and university staff.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision

Dietary Needs

All childcare providers are expected under the Equality Act 2010 to make 'reasonable adjustments' to meet the needs of disabled children. The Early Years Foundation Stage also states that "Providers must have and implement a policy and procedure to promote equality of opportunity for children in their care, including support for children with special educational needs or disabilities".

Ofsted Registration

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Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection Outcome
Inspection History
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Local Offer


Experience in the following areas - Autism, Partial hearing, Behaviour issues, Partial sight, Cerebral Palsy, Asthma, Eczema, Sickle Cell disease.

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