Pear Tree Nursery And Pre-School

A newly renovated childcare setting offering all year round care for children in Sherborne and the surrounding villages. Working in partnership with Ofsted 'Outstanding' setting Lower Covey Montessori Nursery, Yetminster the children will be taught using EYFS, Montessori & Forest School methods.


Venue address
The Horsa Block Simons Road
West Dorset


Opening times
Mon: 07:45-17:45
Tue: 07:45-17:45
Wed: 07:45-17:45
Thu: 07:45-17:45
Fri: 07:45-16:00

Service Details

Vacancy information

Please call for vacancy details.

£4.75 per Hour
Cost variations
We also offer a Term Time only contract with an hourly rate of £5.25. Breakfast - £1.60, Lunch £1.90, Dinner £1.60.
Additional Information

Transport available. Funding can be used Monday to Friday: 8.45am to 11.45am and 12.45pm to 3.45pm.

Age Range
0 years 3 months to 4 years 11 months

Ofsted Registered Details

Ofsted inspection result
Date of last inspectionInspection resultOfsted report
18/10/2018 Good View here
Ofsted Report notes
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Registration details
Registration numberOfsted registration date

Early Education

Free early education places
15 Hours For 2 year olds
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15 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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30 Hours For 3 & 4 year olds
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Wheelchair accessible
Permanent ramp available for access to the building.
Parking availability information
Please park on the road outside the setting, limited parking available.
Toilet facility information
Toilets available.
Other Facilities
Calming and sensory areas.
Record Last Updated
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Address: The Horsa Block  Simons Road  Sherborne