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Emergency Childcare 20.03.20

March 20, 2020

Please read the attached letter regarding emergency childcare and contact the school as soon as you can, if possible by 12.00 today, if you are a key worker with childcare needs during this time of school closure.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 19.03.20

March 19, 2020

Following the announcement from the government yesterday evening, all schools, including Lydalls Nursery School and Chameleon Club, will close on Friday until further notice due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The government have asked schools to provide childcare for key workers and vulnerable children. We are awaiting clarification from the government on who we will […]


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 17.03.20

March 17, 2020

Please see updated Coronavirus (COVID-19) letter 17.03.20. Please note whilst Nursery currently remains open as normal for all existing children we have suspended all visits and tours around Nursery for new starters.


Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information 13.03.20

March 17, 2020

Please see Coronavirus Information Letter 13.03.20


Nursery Admissions Summer 2020 – Initial Registration Closes 31st January 2020

January 23, 2020

Initial Nursery registrations for admission to Nursery in Summer 2020 will close on 31st January 2020. (This does not apply to 2 year old places in Chameleon Club). Applications for Nursery will continue to be accepted but will not be included in the first round of offers.


Welcome Back To School

August 27, 2019

We look forward to welcoming back our returning children on Tuesday 3rd of September. For our new children starting with us this term please check your start date on your Nursery place confirmation letter.


Nursery Teacher

June 27, 2019

We are recruiting a permanent Nursery Teacher to start in September 2019 (or January 2020). Please see our ‘vacancies’ tab for more information.



February 1, 2019

Lydalls Nursery School and Chameleon Club is closed today (Friday 1st February 2019) due to the snow and unsafe travelling conditions. We expect to reopen as normal on Monday 4th February 2019.


Vacancy – Nursery Teacher

December 3, 2018

We currently have a vacancy for a Nursery Teacher on a fixed term contract from January 2019 (or as soon as possible) to August 2019. Please see our ‘Vacancies’ tab for more information and an application form.


Job Vacancies

September 11, 2018

We currently have a vacancies for a School Office Administrator, a Level 3 Teaching Assistant and Bank Staff. Please see our ‘Vacancies’ tab for more information and an application form.


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