Awards and Accolades

Holyrood Nurseries are regularly evaluated by experts in our profession. We are proud to have achieved numerous awards, accolades and accreditations that reflect our passion for delivering quality childcare.


St. Helens Early Years Healthy Food Award 2011

We are proud to have received the St Helens Early Years Healthy Food Award in 2011 for our high levels of healthy food promotion at Holyrood Nursery Haydock.

Nursery Management Today Awards – Nursery Chef of the Year 2008 & Nursery Environment of the Year 2009

The team at Holyrood Nursery Castleton were honoured to be announced as winners of the Nursery Environment of the Year 2009.  At Holyrood Prestwich our Nursery Chef was honoured to be announced as UK Nursery Chef of the Year 2008.

The Skills Pledge

Holyrood Bury, Castleton, Prestwich and Hope are proud to have achieved The Skills Pledge.  This award recognises how we best demonstrate what can be achieved by developing the proficiency of our employees. We endevour to ensure that all our staff are skilled, competent and qualified to make a full contribution to our nurseries.

We’re Well Fed Award

Our Holyrood Nursery Salford have been awarded their We’re Well Fed Award for achieving healthy eating.

Golden Grin

Holyrood Castleton have taken positive steps to promote good health and well-being. Children understand what foods are healthy for them and are offered a nutritious range of healthy meals and snacks. We are proud to have achieved this award to show that we are proactive in ensuring children gain skills and knowledge to choose healthy options.

Healthy Business Award

We are proud that our menu at Holyrood Nursery Astley has been analysed by a dietitian to grade nutrition and decided to be of a high standard. Healthy & Scrumptious food for our little ones!

NHS Golden Apple Award

We are very proud to have received our NHS Golden Apple Award at Holyrood Bury and Prestwich.  This scheme aims to make it easier for children to choose healthier meals. By achieving the standards of the Golden Apple Award we play a part in helping to improve children’s health.

We’re Green, We’re Clean Award

We are so proud to have achieved the ‘We’re Green, We’re Clean’ Award for our commitment to being environmentally friendly at Holyrood Nursery Swinton, Hope and Salford!

Healthy Early Years Setting Award

We help to ensure children gain the skills and knowledge to help make positive decisions about food and their health. The benefits of Healthy Early Years include healthier food choices and more opportunities to exercise. We are proud to have received this award at Holyrood Astley.

Equal Opportunities Employer

We are very pleased that all our Holyrood Nurseries have received this award which shows our commitment to training, retention, consultation and disability awareness.  We are proud to be an employer who is positive about working with disabled people.

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