About Us

Curious Caterpillars is a full-time day nursery in Stroud caring for children from 3 months to 5 years of age

Our Mission

We provide a caring, enabling environment where children feel safe, happy and secure to grow, learn and develop. Children are encouraged to be sociable and build relationships to support their personal, social and emotional development. Curious minds have the opportunity to play and explore all activities and resources available. Everyone at Curious Caterpillars is treated equally regardless of race, religion, gender or culture.

How we do it

Inspirational Environments

We understand how vital it is to create stimulating surroundings for children to thrive.

  • Emphasis on natural and sustainable materials offering lots of opportunity for open ended play
  • Calming and homely spaces
  • Play based learning programme packed full of fun and exciting activities to give your child the best opportunity to reach their full potential
  • Generous play gardens

Parent Partnership

Collaborative relationships between parents and our nursery team are highly valued.

  • Clear, friendly and open communication
  • Extended opening hours to support parents
  • Complimentary nappies to help make things easier
  • A dedicated team providing knowledge and support for those parenting moments that don’t come in a hand book

Quality & Safety

The welfare of all children under our care is of paramount importance.

  • The nursery is staffed with carefully selected, highly motivated, qualified and experienced staff
  • Our qualified staff are all paediatric first aid trained
  • CCTV operational throughout the nursery

Going the extra mile

We strive to go above and beyond expectations to help children flourish.

  • Forest school sessions led by our own trained Forest school Leader
  • Being at the heart of the community, the children have the opportunity to get out and about and get to know the world around them
  • Building good relationships with the local schools in order to provide the children with a smooth and stable transition to school
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Out & About

Forest school and local explorations to get your child into nature and learn about the world around them

Introducing our

Incredible Team

Our staff are carefully selected, highly qualified and motivated to help your child learn and grow. They are also all paediatric first aid trained, so you can leave your children with us in complete peace of mind.

Meet the Team