Friendly Nursery in Leigh-On-Sea & Barling

Rascals is a relaxed and friendly nursery in Leigh-on-Sea and Barling, we provide full-time childcare to all children up to 11 years old and they’re cared for by our wonderful team that is carefully hand-picked to offer the best possible care.


Catering For All Children Of All Abilities

Rascals Day Nursery is the best place for your children to learn and explore a variety of skills. We present opportunities for your children to develop their confidence, and self-esteem and help them grow as individuals.

We believe that children grow and learn better when learning is made fun, so all of our activities are fun and safe, to help your child learn.

It’s important to make sure your children are happy, secure and stimulated, we want them to play, learn and respect each other by building friendships. We want them to come out of their shell and our activities help them along the way.

Friendly Nursery in Leigh-On-Sea and Barling

Rascals is a happy, friendly nursery. All 3 of my children have attended and absolutely loved their key worker and all the staff there. They are so supportive and give them such a boost.

Charlotte, Facebook Review

Why Choose Our Day Nursery

We work in partnership with the child’s parents, providing regular reports and updates on the child’s progress.

Based in Leigh-on-Sea and Barling, we are committed to providing a safe, secure and comfortable atmosphere for your children. 



Excellent Outdoor Areas

Your children can gain much-needed exploration and problem-solving skills in our safe and stimulating outdoor areas.



Outstanding OFSTED Reports

Our day nurseries receive outstanding OFSTED inspection reports, so you know your child is in the best hands.


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Home-Cooked Meals

All children receive nutritional, home-cooked meals that follow government guidelines to ensure your child eats healthy and well-balanced meals.

Enroll your child in our friendly day nursery in Leigh-on-Sea or Barling

We have two nurseries, one based in Leigh-on-Sea and one based in Barling. Each nursery can cater for up to 61 children and our staff are all highly trained and experienced in providing the best possible childcare. 

If you would like to speak to us or arrange a visit so you can see our buildings or meet the team, please get in touch today.

Free Childcare

Government Funded Schemes


You can get free childcare depending on what benefits you may receive. 

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You can get 30 hours of free childcare per week for 38 weeks of the year during school term times.

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