Settling in at Chatterbox
We aim to help parents and other carers to help
their children settle quickly and easily by
giving consideration to the individual needs and
circumstances of children and their families.
The nursery staff will work in partnership with
parents/carers to settle their child into the
nursery environment by:
the parents/carers and children to visit the
nursery during the weeks before an admission
settling in visits and introductory sessions
(lasting approximately 1-2 hours). These
will be provided free of charge over a two
or four week period dependent on individual
needs, age and stage of development.
parents/carers to stay with their child
during the first few weeks until the child
feels settled and the parents/carers feel
comfortable about leaving him/her.
Settling in visits and
introductory sessions are key to a smooth
transition and to ensure good communication and