LOOK - Our New Garden Is Ready!
Our new garden at Newnham Court is now complete with artificial play turf and our very own luxury hand built sandpit. We are really pleased with the overhaul and the children are delighted with their new play area.
BOOK IN NOW FOR OUR AWESOME PKC EASTER HOLIDAY CLUB 2ND APRIL to 12TH APRIL 2013. HURRY PLACES SELLING FAST!!!
We're offering you spectacular, delightful and - occasionally - rubbish ways to have holiday fun. Our themed days include Spectacular Sports, Willy Wonka's Chocolate Factory, Movie Mania and Woodland Adventures and a "Totally Rubbish" experience, when we take other peole's cast-off's and turn them into magic and fun. There's enough fun and games to leave everyone satisfied. Hurry places selling fast!
The usual phone number and email apply for bookings: 01622 737733 email: email@example.com
Coffee Morning Stay and Play - Saturday 23rd March 2013 from 10.00am until 12.30pm
After the success of our last stay and play, we are hard at work planning our next one. Both Newnham Court and Hockers Lane Nurseries will be hosting their own stay and play mornings on Saturday 23rd March 2013 from 10.30am to 12.00pm. Come and join in the fun; your child can enjoy playing with their friends and parents can enjoy catching up with Pennies parents and staff. All welcome!
February Holiday Club - 15th February - 22nd February
It's the very best in fun, and even more fun with PKC's February Holiday Club as the local school holidays allow us to offer one day more than usual. We open up on FRIDAY 15TH FEBRUARY with a Valentine's party before a week of top treats including a work out at Heavenly Fitness Studio in Maidstone, a trip to Dickens World, Bowling in Tunbridge Wells, a Pamper and Threads treat and a Spellbinding Harry Potter day.
The usual phone number and email apply for bookings: 01622 737733 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pennies New Year Coffee Morning - Saturday 19th January 10.00am-12.30pm
Come and help Pennies see in the New Year with mince pies and refreshments on Saturday 19th January from 10.00am-12.30pm. Both Nurseries will be setting up for a stay and play session; where your child can enjoy playing with their friends and parents can enjoy catching up with Pennies parents and staff.
Wishing you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Looking forward to seeing you back at Pennies on 2nd January 2013.
BOOK NOW for our exciting Christmas Holiday Club
Christmas Should be Fun!!
And Christmas is always fun at Pennies' Holiday Club, with this year being no exception. We're offering our usual combination of relaxation and full-on excitement with our Duvet Day (24 December) being the most relaxed with its combination of DVDs and hot chocolate and our trip to Cinderella at Chatham's Central Theatre (2 Jan) being one of the most exciting. We're also offering "Future fun with computer characters, techno toys and robot races" (3 Jan) and Masterchef and a back-to-school disco (4 Jan). The usual phone number and email apply for bookings: 01622 737733/ email@example.com
Kent Quality Kitemark - Newnham Court
Staff from Pennies Day Nursery, Newnham Court, were presented with the Kent Quality Kitemark (KQM) at the Ashford International Hotel on 5th November. The KQM is a quality Assurance scheme obliging awardees to produce evidence of quality work and committment to ongoing improvement. Pennies' manager Michaela Muller said "This was a team effort and all our staff were involved. We had to prove committment to change, especially within transition for children from one stage of education to another".
Both Newnham Court and Hockers Lane Nurseries have been awarded the Kent Quality Kitemark. Well done to all the staff involved for their hard work.
Christmas Closing Dates - Pennies Nurseries will be closed from 1pm on Christmas Eve and will reopen on Wednesday 2nd January at 7.30am
JOB VACANCY - Pennies Kids Club - Senior Play Worker
PKC Senior Play Worker Required
Are you looking for a new challenge? The senior play worker is a position that offers variety! You will lead the Holiday Club team and will initiate and support fresh and exciting ideas. You will also spend time through your working week marketing the club to the public to ensure a high occupancy.
If you would like to apply for the position or would like further information; please speak to either Michaela or Sheila on 01622 737733.
Dont Miss Our Fantastic October Holiday Club Monday 29th October to Monday 5th November
There's no finer fun over half-term than what's on offer at the PKC Holiday Club.
Information, and the chance to book places is one phone call away at 01622 737733, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Great fun for the children this Easter Holiday Club - April 2nd to 13th
Bring your children along this Easter to enjoy exciting days out, events, themed days and games all guaranteed to be great fun! Our Holiday Club this year includes a fantastic day trip to Dover Castle as well as several themed days. This year it runs from 2nd to the 13th April (with the Easter weekend off) and ends with a special Roald Dahl themed day linked to Roald Dahl’s many best-known stories, expect costumes, fun activities and stories. As always; you can book in person, or by calling us on 01622 737733.
Pennies Fun Day
Newnham Court Open Day Saturday
22nd September, 11.00am to 2.00pm
Pennies Day Nursery at Newnham Court offers childcare for children from three months, and holiday club, breakfast and after school club facilities to all junior age children. We are happy to offer you the chance to look around our fantastic facilities, meet staff, discuss a range of issues and enjoy fun activities for all the family.
Come and enjoy our Princess and Pirates theme:
Hockers Lane Open Day
Saturday 22nd September, 11.00am to 2.00pm
Pennies Day Nursery at Hockers Lane offers childcare for children from three months to pre-school age and we are happy to offer you the chance to look around our award-winning facilities that recently helped us retain our Outstanding inspection grade from Ofsted. You'll also have the opportunity to meet staff, discuss a range of issues and enjoy fun activities for all the family.
Come and enjoy:
Everyone is welcome and we would love to see you there.
Come and Meet us on 20th May
Pennies will be taking part in the Baby and Toddler Show at the Kent Showground, Detling from 10-00 am to 4-00 pm on Sunday 20th May. The event promises some great fun and surprises. We are excited because we have a place near the stage so we won’t miss any of the performances and we’re offering all stand visitors the chance to win a sit-in toy car, worth over £100, simply by entering our free prize draw. Please come along and say hello we would love to see you! Professional members of our childcare team will be there to greet you and show you all Pennies has to offer from our Day Nurseries to experienced Nannies - Pennies has all your childcare needs covered!
PKC the Place to Be
We are taking bookings for our summer Holiday Club; offering the usual fun, activities, learning and chance to meet your friends. This year we have trips, themed days and special events to keep kids from 5 to 11 entertained throughout the school holidays. Trips already scheduled include days out at Chatham Dockyard and Whitstable, one day is devoted to Pennies’ own Olympics and themed days will allow kids to go camping, learn magic tricks and make a music video. There’s something for everyone and all of it is sure to be fun. Kids can book in for as a many, or as few, days as they like (minimum booking half a day), and all places are available on a first come, first served basis. Pennies Newnham Court has copies of the brochure listing every activity available on every day. As always; you can book in person, or by calling us on 01622 737733.
Open Day: Newnham Court – Saturday 10 March 2012, 11am - 3pm
At Pennies Newnham Court we are really excited about the forthcoming open day on 10 March. This event runs from 11am to 3pm and marks the first full open day since the start of Pennies Nannies. We are offering our usual mix of show rounds of the facilities, toys and games for children and refreshments for everyone. In addition to information on our nursery work this is also a chance to get details of the nannying services started in the last few months and – for those families seeking nannies – a chance to meet people involved across the range of Pennies childcare work. We will be well staffed for the event, with managers able to discuss a wide range of issues and staff from specific rooms able to answer all your questions on day to day routines, and the particular care offered in each room. Above all, this should be the usual mixture of informative chat, answering of questions and fun and games that have marked our open days for years. Whatever your interest or involvement in our work we would be really glad to see you. If you want to book a show round or ask a particular question this can be done on the day, or planned in advance if you phone or email us. Pennies Hockers Lane currently has its next open day scheduled for 22 September, but we can take questions and discuss both sites with you at Newnham Court on 10 March.
Squirrels Riding Offer
Squirrels Riding School in Thurnham is offering Pennies parents discounted riding lessons. Lessons will be charged at £12.50 per ½ hour lesson. If you are a Pennies parent and would like to take this offer up, please call Hayley at the Squirrels Riding School on 07713 323968 or email us on email@example.com.
PENNIES ARE NOW RECRUITING FOR - Fully Qualified Nursery Practitioners, a Qualified Chef and an Experienced Kitchen Assistant.....
Pennies Nenham Court and Hockers Lane and looking for Level 3 qualified Nursery Practitioners with at least two years post qualification experience a Qualified Chef and an experienced kitchen assistant for all aspects of kitchen duties. Pennies offer excellent working conditions, competitive salary and associated benefits. If youre interested in joining our fun team then please call Michaela at Newnham Court on 01622 737733 email firstname.lastname@example.org or Trudi at Hockers Lane on 01633 630207 email email@example.com