Haven Nursery School“Magic Happens Here”


Welcome toHaven Nursery School“Magic Happens Here”

Vision and Values

Haven Vision, Aims and Values

Our Vision

At Haven we passionately believe that every child deserves the opportunity to thrive personally, socially, emotionally and academically. Every child should be excited, engaged and confident in their individual adventure of learning. We believe Haven is a family and we work in partnership with families to achieve the best for all. Together we make a difference.


Our Aims

  • To provide a safe, secure, stimulating, engaging and accessible environment for all
  • To create an inclusive environment where we value individuality and adapt our approach accordingly
  • For children to engage in the highest quality teaching and learning through well planned provision and learning opportunities
  • To value learning and provision in the indoor and outdoor environments equally
  • To work in partnership with and always value the importance of our relationships with families, outside agencies and the wider community
  • To create a nursery which feels like home from home
  • To continually evaluate, listen and be reflective on the quality of our provision and practise to ensure we are offering the best opportunities for all
  • To foster a lifelong love of learning for children and staff
  • To value and empower children and staff by celebrating success and achievement
  • To promote wellbeing for all in everything we do
  • To work as a team to ensure we benefit all
  • To foster a sense a fun and excitement in all we do for children, families and staff
  • To equip our children with skills for life and learning so they are able to thrive in everything they do, now and in the future
  • To share expertise with other settings and the wider community to benefit all


Our Values

We are all Haven Learners. A Haven Learner is….


  • I know it is good to be me
  • I know I am important
  • I have my own interests and know others will value them
  • I accept difference in myself and others


  • I am playful and know others value my play
  • I learn by exploring and having a go
  • I am curious about the world around me
  • I am creative


  • I care about myself and others
  • I care about the world around me
  • I show empathy for others
  • I am honest and tell the truth


  • I am keen to explore and discover
  • I take risks in my play and learning
  • I know it is OK to make mistakes
  • I am confident but know I can ask for help when I need it


  • I am proud of who I am
  • I feel safe and secure
  • I am a confident, happy and enthusiastic learner
  • I am valued