Healthy Eating

Healthy eating at Jack and Jill Childcare Torquay Devon

Our kitchen is designed to the highest standards – we have a food safety certficate rating of 5 stars – and food we serve is of the highest quality. Our menus are carefully planned to ensure a good nutritional balance for all children. We cater for those with most special dietary requirements. All food is freshly prepared on site by John, our nursery chef.

Meal times provide an excellent opportunity to learn good manners and social skills, and the children come together in our dining room to eat, talk and enjoy the social occasion.

Jack and Jill Childcare provides all meals including breakfast, mid-morning snack, lunch, afternoon tea; and drinks of fresh cows milk or water. We supply a selection of formula milk for babies up to 12 months if required.

  • Breakfast is provided for the early starters and consists of porridge, Weetabix, cereals or toast with drinks of cow’s milk or water.
  • Mid-morning snack is a variety of healthy snacks with fresh fruit and milk or water to drink.
  • Lunch is freshly cooked in our kitchen by our nursery chef and our menu includes favourites such as, shepherds pie, chicken casserole and macaroni cheese. All dinners are served with fresh bread and vegetables, a choice of dessert and a drink of water.
  • Afternoon tea is a choice of sandwiches, a selection of fresh fruit and a cake with milk or water to drink.

We have a 4 week rolling menu and a copy of this weeks menu can be found on the ’chef’ in reception.