If you are thinking for your child to attend Noak Bridge Pre-School then we would recommend that you come and visit us and complete an “Application to Join” form. We will then add your child to our waiting list.

Please give us a call on 01268 281316 and we can organise a time and date for you to come and see us and have a show around where you can see all we have to offer and meet the team.

Policies are very important to the daily running of the Pre-School and the practice delivered in the setting. These Policies along with our Terms and Conditions are vital for staff and parents. Please ensure you read through to ensure you are in agreement with them. Any concerns you may have can be expressed to the management team at any time via phone or email.


Noak Bridge Pre-School are fully registered and governed by Ofsted and offer a well established setting. Ofsted are the educational body that monitor the quality of teaching, the development of the children, the safety and wellbeing of the children and the effectiveness of leadership and management of the team.
We are very proud of our achievement of being a consistently GOOD setting. Our fully qualified staff maintains a high professional standard at all times and with a caring attitude allowing the children and their families to feel at home.


Online Childcare Portal

This dramatically improves the service we are able to provide you with and streamlines the day to day processes for both our staff and parents. Please click the Portal Login button below from any internet connected device to be transferred to the secure login area. We have also made available our mobile app which will further enhance the service. Click the relevant link from your mobile device.

Online Learning Journal

Tapestry is an online learning journal which is used to record all your child’s learning while at the setting. After signing the permission forms you will be able to log into your child’s account and view all the observations of play and learning that you child has been doing in the setting. You can leave comments for the staff to read and even post exciting things your child is doing at home! Please download the app from the app store or simply use through your internet browser by clicking the login button on the right.

Useful Links

At Noak Bridge Pre-School we are linked with lots of different professionals and also with our community. Below are some useful links for your information:

 Free Early Education Entitlement –

30hour funding and childcare choices –

Noak Bridge Parish Council –
Essex Local Offer –
Early Years Alliance –
ICan for speech and language –
Noak Bridge Primary School –
School Admissions Website –
Funding and Tax Free Childcare –
Out of School Alliance –
Essex County Council –
Essex Safeguarding Childrens Board –

NHS Useful Guide to Childhood Illnesses

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