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.



Ofsted Outstanding Provider 2017

We are delighted to have been named an Outstanding Provider by Ofsted in 2017. This demonstrates that our nursery has been judged to have outstanding overall effectiveness in an Ofsted inspection. 


Early Years Quality Assurance Framework

EYQAFEnhancing – Gold Award. This setting far exceeds minimum standards and is highly effective in ensuring continuous improvement.



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.

Investors in People

In December 2009 we really saw a return on our commitment to our people when we received accreditation as an Investor in People organisation. We recognise that our people are our greatest asset and were delighted that this was acknowledged by the IIP Assessor.


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.

Equal Opportunities – Positive About Disabled People

We are very pleased to receive this award which shows our commitment to training, retention, consultation and disability awareness.  We are proud to be an employer who is positive about working with disabled people.

Barnardo’s Toddle

Barnardos ToddleIn 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 5′s in the UK.