Gawber Pre-school based in Barnsley South Yorkshire is located in the heart of Gawber.
We provide excellent care and early years education for 2,3 and 4 year olds. We have created a happy secure and stimulating learning environment in which everyone can grow in confidence and develop to their full potential.
The staff at Gawber Pre-school believes that children develop in a fun and relaxed environment. The involvement of parents/carers in their child's preschool experience plays a crucial role in building a firm foundation for future education.
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EYFS Statuary Framework
The Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) sets standards for the learning, development and care of children from birth to 5 years old. All schools and Ofsted-registered early years providers must follow the EYFS, including childminders, preschools, nurseries and school reception classes.
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Ofsted is the Office for Standards in Education, Children's Services and Skills. We inspect and regulate services that care for children and young people, and services providing education and skills for learners of all ages.
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Would you like to join the Gawber Pre-School team as an Early Years Practitioner?
Would you like to work at Gawber Pre-school? Due to a shuffle around of staff hours we are looking for an experienced Early Years Practitioner to join our team to work Monday to Thursday mornings 8.30am -12.30pm 16 hours per week. The successful applicant will need to hold a relevant level 3 qualification in early years or equivalent and have at least 2 years’ experience in an Early Years setting.
The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and 2 written references will be required.
Gawber Pre-school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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“To all the staff at Gawber Nursery. I cant thank you enough for everything you have done for our child. Since she started she has loved every minute of her time there and made some great friends is sad to leave as will I. Thank you for everything!!.”
Thank you for everything Julia
“Thank you for everythingyou’ve done for our grandchildren. Our grandchildren have really blossomed in your care and we have enjoyed seeing them so settled and stimulated. You’ve created a brilliant environment for all the children and its obvious how much you understand all their individual personalities .”
Jill & David
“We just want to say thank you for caring for our son Leo during his first year at Gawber Pre-school. We really couldn’t have asked for better and we appreciate all you have done to help raise our most precious boy. With love and thanks.”
With love and thanks. Sara, Richard & Leo
“Like I said before I don’t think we can thank you enough for what you have done for James. You look after the kids like there your own and that means a lot to all parents. Good look for the future and we will bring James to see you.”
Many thanks Lizzie & Mark
“Thank you so much for doing such an amazing job best nursery ever!! So sad Jude’s time has come to an end here you’ll all be missed so much lots of love and kisses..”
Jude and Family
“I would just like to thank all the staff for all there help and support during my Granddaughter, Tiily’s, pre-school years. Gawber nursery has a warm, friendly and homely feel and I think its second to known.”
“How do me and Lydia thank you all enough for what you have done this year to help Lydia develop into the little girl, who is now ready to take her next stop onto big school. Thanks to all she is so so ready for this and has developed so much in the last year since she has been at Gawber Pre-School..”
All our Love Gemma and lydia
“Thank you all so much for making my nursery days amazing fun, and giving me the best start. They say bug heatrs shape little minds and all of you certainly have. I’ve gained my confidence with you all guiding me and made lifelong memories with great friends and most of all amazing nursery teachers. I’ll see you soon when my little sister starts coming.”
Loads of Love Seb