Learn, Flourish

Building Bright futures together

First Steps Kindergarten is a family-centred Day Nursery and Pre-school in Poynton, Cheshire
Since opening in 2000 we have endeavoured to offer a warm, friendly and family orientated environment where our highly experienced team focuses on each child’s individual needs, so they laugh, learn, make friends and develop in a safe and nurturing setting.

Poyntons Number 1 day nursery

Being at First Steps

A home from home where we care for your children and promote their individual needs and interests

We work in partnership with families to help each child reach their full potential.

We provide loving care and wide educational experiences for children from 3 months to 4+ years.

We have carefully put together our own First Step’s family, ensuring we have a committed team with recognised qualifications and up to date knowledge.

We have a number of outdoor areas available for our children to use all year round.

Our superb close-knit caring team, coupled with our on-going investment in facilities, equipment, and the latest teaching techniques has made us the preferred day nursery for local families for over 20 years.

Our Rooms

Every day in a child’s life matters


3 months-14 months

Our baby room is a stimulating, bright and welcoming space designed to meet the specific needs of our young babies.



14 months – 24 months

The Tweenie room is a dynamic space targeted to support the children’s growth of independence, curiosity and creativity.


Early Years

2 years – 3 years

In Early Years your child will be encouraged to start making more independent decisions, with a variety of free choice activities to choose from.


Pre School

3 years – 5 years

In Pre-School your child is encouraged to learn and develop in a fun environment, giving a structured routine and opportunity for free play.



All ages

In addition to the children’s base rooms we also have a fun and stimulating sensory room for the children to enjoy.



All ages

At First Steps we have an abundance of outdoor space including 3 gardens, each filled with resources targeted at different ages.


why choose us

Proven Trusted Results

Our Rooms

Every day in a child’s life matters and we strive to make every day a memorable one. We believe each child deserves a magical start to nursery life, whatever age they arrive at First Steps. 

Healthy Eating at First Steps

We encourage healthy eating and our menus, which rotate on a four-weekly cycle, ensure that all our children have a balanced and varied diet. 

Family Centred Approach

‘A home from home’ where we care for children and promote their individulal needs and interests!

Session Times

Opening times

Monday - Friday

7.00 – 18.00

Morning half days

7.00 – 12:30

Afternoon half days

13.00 – 18.00