Welcome to our website. We are a Day Nursery, Out of School Club and Holiday Club based in the centre of Padiham, Burnley. We also have an Out of School Club in Burnley (near Burnley FC).
You can check out information in our DECEMBER newsletter HERE. We also provide regular updates via social media.
We base our success on:
1. Qualified and experienced teachers & nursery staff with over 180 years combined experience (check our staff section)
2. Convenient safe location only 5 minutes drive from M65.
3. Providing flexibility, 15 hrs FREE childcare & 30 hrs FREE childcare
4. We follow the EYFS (Early Years Foundation Stage) throughout the setting.
5. Healthy homemade food prepared on our premises. Check our page on Healthy Food which includes our latest menu.
6. Open 52 weeks a year, 7am till 7pm, Monday to Friday, including bank holidays (excluding Christmas Day & Boxing Day).
7. We specialise in full wrap around care (0-11 years) & collect from 22 schools in Padiham & Burnley.
Our sites are rated GOOD by OFSTED.
You can view our Padiwacks OFSTED report in this link
and Burnley Bees in this link.
Padiwacks was awarded Step into Quality via Lancashire County
Council. We were recognised for leadership, management, learning & development, transitions, partnerships with parents, key persons, routines, interactions and our environment.
Over 150 families use our service in November 2018
We were recognied by NHS as the leading site in Burnley for promoting breastfeeding. We have one of the largest baby rooms in the area and currently care for over 20 babies with qualified experienced staff.
We have raised over £1,000 for local and national charities in the last year.
We will continue to work hard to ensure that we provide an excellent service with our fully qualified teachers and day nursery staff with the motivation of OFSTED and Lancashire County Council. We promise to work closely with all Parents to provide the best possible care for your children.