01332 372245

The team offers a nurturing environment working closely with the school to support children in all areas of learning and development.The transition into school works particularly well as the setting is located within the school nursery.

Beaufort was inspected by Ofsted in February 2017 and achieved a grading of GOOD. The full report can be found here.


Derwent Stepping Stones @ Beaufort

Beaufort Community Primary School

Hampshire Road


DE21 6BT


M: 07738 815210

There are 12 places available at each session. Sessions are for children who are eligible for free 2 year old funding or for parents who wish to pay for the sessions.The sessions currently run from 8.45am to 11.45am.

For many, starting nursery can be a big change and our team are experienced in what this means for you and your child emotionally and they will be on hand to offer support and advice if required. During the first few weeks as you and your child adapt to a new routine we will ensure that communication is exchanged more regularly.

To find out if you are eligible for free childcare, please contact The Family Information Service on 01332 640758. You can also check online from the comfort of your own home by visiting the Free Childcare Check here. Or the Childcare Choices website available here.

Find directions here.

OFSTED Report can be found here.

Parent Information Booklet is available on request.

Janet Holland

Acting Nursery Manager

Level 7 Post Graduate Qualification in Early Childhood Studies

Jenny Seagerave

Site Manager

Level 3 NVQ Early Years Care and Education

Rosie Moore

Lead Nursery Officer

Level 3 NVQ Early Years Care and Education

Cherie Caulton

Nursery Officer

Level 3 Diploma in Children and Young People's Workforce