Who are Maryvale Nurseries Limited (MNL)?

Maryvale Nurseries Limited is jointly owned by Jane Weir and Les Briscoe, who started their first nursery in 1983. Both Jane and Les are qualified NNEB childcare practitioners, NVQ Assessors and Les holds a BA Hons in child education with Leadership and Management. Both have studied at John Moores University to gain a certificate of professional development. They continue to have a hands on role in the running of the four settings.

We offer your child

  • A specially tailored curriculum leading to approved learning outcomes
  • Individual care and attention made possible by a high ratio of adults to children


  1. To provide the best care and education to the children in our charge
  2. To be amazed and inspired by children
  3. Being a great place to work where people are inspired to be the best they can


  1. To enhance the development and education of children under statutory school age
  2. To provide a safe, secure and stimulating environment
  3. To work within a framework which ensures equality of opportunity for all children