Childcare and Nursery Education in Devon

Welcome

Humpty Dumpty Childcare is a family-owned group of children’s day nurseries in South West Devon. We have nurseries in Dartington, Dartmouth and Newton Abbot.

 

Founded by Connie in 1989 (who remains in charge today), we have proven experience in providing quality childcare and nursery education.

Reasons to choose us:

✓ Family-owned and managed business, since 1989.

✓ Graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted, with ‘Outstanding’ features.

✓ An ethos that encourages creativity, independence and imagination.

✓ Food menus that realise the importance of childhood healthy eating.

✓ Highly recommended by parents.

Our Nurseries

We have three bright and spacious children’s day nurseries in Dartington, Dartmouth and Newton Abbot. Each nursery has been rated as ‘Good’ by Ofsted, with many ‘Outstanding’ features.

Select a nursery to find out more.

Latest Activities and News

3 weeks ago

Humpty Dumpty Childcare

The toddlers had great fun painting this morning. They made different marks with cars and body parts. It was great fun. They all ended up like Smurfs! ... See MoreSee Less

The toddlers had great fun painting this morning. They made different marks with cars and body parts. It was great fun. They all ended up like Smurfs!Image attachmentImage attachment

 

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3 weeks ago

Humpty Dumpty Childcare

This afternoon, we went outside into our playhouse to watch the rain. The toddlers said they could hear the "rain and wind" and it was very exciting. Their favourite part was jumping in the puddles. ... See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago

Humpty Dumpty Childcare

Across all our nurseries we are constantly encouraging the children's self-independence and responsibility when carrying out small tasks.

This covers many aspects of the children's development, including understanding the needs of others and impoving their fine and gross motor skills. It also presents an opportunity to praise their achievement when using their own initiative.

In Dartmouth pre-school, we had a child help to lay the table, whilst others decided to sweep up and some of the children served themselves at lunchtime.
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3 weeks ago

Humpty Dumpty Childcare

The Dartmouth pre-school children helped our cook Hannah with the bread today. The perfect accompaniment to our yummy Lentil and Butternut Squash soup. They shaped, flattened and placed it on the baking tray, ready to go in the oven. This is great for the development of the children's fine motor skills.

Once baked, we cut, dunked and ate the bread with our healthy and yummy soup.
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