Awards and Accolades

We have achieved numerous accolades and awards over the years, including the Nursery World Awards – Nursery Chain of the Year 2013. We take our awards seriously as we are judged by experts in our profession who evaluate what we do and the impact it has on the children in our care.  We continue to strive in achieving excellence.​

 

Investors in Young People Gold Good Practice Award 2017

We are very proud to have been awarded the Investors in Young People Gold Good Practice Award with Bertram Nursery Group in 2017. This award demonstrates our continued commitment to the recruitment, support, development and retention of young people in our business as well as the sector.

Bertram Gala Awards 2013

Bertram AwardWe are delighted to have been awarded, The Extra Mile Award, at the Bertram Gala Awards in 2013. This award has shown our commitment to providing quality childcare and education. We are extremely proud and would like to thank all of our staff and families for their support.

Nursery World Awards

We are delighted to have been awarded, Nursery Chain of the Year, at the Nursery World Awards in 2013. This award has shown our commitment to providing quality childcare and education across the UK. We are extremely proud and would like to thank all of our nurseries, staff and families for their support.

NDNA

In 2011 Bertram Nursery Group joined the National Day Nurseries Association (NDNA).  NDNA’s vision is a society where all children and families receive the best quality care and learning that enables them to reach their full potential.

ECO Schools

We are registered as an ECO schools centre and are the proud holders of both Bronze and Silver Awards in recognition of our commitment to being an environmentally friendly nursery. Our children are passionate recyclers & love nothing better than an afternoon caring for their garden. We are now working towards our Green Flag Award.

Happy to be Healthy

We were extremely proud when we achieved Healthy Schools Accreditation, Stage 1.

Each child in our nursery has a personal toothbrush and cleans their teeth daily. We provide delicious, tasty and nutritious meals and snacks from our health promoting menus and ensure we are getting lots of fresh air and exercise at nursery.

Edinburgh College Placement Provider

edinburgh-college3-150x150We are a placement provider for Edinburgh College and really value the vibrancy and enthusiasm of the students who spend time gaining practical experience with our skilled staff team.

Supporting Charitable Organisations

We a fabulous time and raised over £1000 for Comic Relief in March with a week packed with different activities each day. We had a red day, a pyjama party, a cake sale, a crazy hair day and an action song sing along….. and lots more!

Barnardos Big Toddle

barnardosIn 2014 our nursery participated in the Barnardo’s Big Toddle, with a fantastic Space theme sponsored walk.  Bertram Nurseries all participate and this year we are proud to say we raised £4,230 for our efforts.  Many thanks to our children, families and staff for their contributions to fundraising for such a great cause. The Barnardo’s Big Toddle is the UK’s biggest charity event for children aged 0 – 5. All the money raised by children taking part in Barnardo’s Big Toddle goes directly to Barnardo’s work with vulnerable under 5s in the UK