Private Nursery School
Private Nursery School run by Jobs and Business Glasgow
Rising Stars Westerhouse Road caters for children from 1-5years. There are 2 separate playrooms within the nursery.
1-3 Years room
We cater for 16 children in this area with a ratio of 1:3 for 1-2years and 1:5 for 2-3 years. We have a separate changing area. Separate, messy area, separate children’s toilets and access from the room into our garden.
3-5 Years room
We cater for 18 children with a ratio of 1:8. The staff work from the Curriculum For Excellence document providing children with structured activities, group time, expressive arts, physical play, mathematical and literacy experiences while also encouraging child lead learning.
Both rooms operate a key-worker system to encourage parent/carer and staff engagement.
Rising Stars Westerhouse Road manager is Anne McKay who has 20years childcare experience and holds an HNC, LEVEL 4 CCLD and is also the Child Protection Co-Ordinator for Jobs and Business Glasgow Services and 6years managerial experience.
All staff have either HNC, SVQ 3 in childcare and education with between 3 and 11 years experience. We also provide a workplace for Modern Apprentice students who assist our staff while working towards their qualification. Staff receive regular training to keep them up to date and further their existing knowledge on policies, procedures and regulations. All staff are enhanced disclosed by the PVG scheme.
Meals and snacks
Rising Stars Westerhouse Road promotes healthy eating through our healthy eating policy. All lunches and snacks are prepared freshly on the premises by our in-house cook.