The Storal Awards

Why the Storal Awards?

  • To foster a sense of inclusion as a valuable member of Storal Learning
  • To recognise and celebrate our own staff and the great work they do
  • To encourage reflective practice
  • To embed Storal Behaviours into daily practice

Award Categories & Criteria


The Extra Mile Award

  • Demonstrates an extraordinary commitment beyond their job title
  • Offers rather than being asked
  • Nominated by peers and managers

The Storal Sprouts Award

  • Develops beyond where expected
  • Innovative
  • Demonstrates exceptional growth
  • Nominated by peers and managers

The Parent Partnership Award

  • Goes above and beyond to accommodate and work in partnership with parents and carers
  • Nominated by parents and carers at the nursery

The Shining Star Award

  • Inspires colleagues with new ideas and inspires children to learn
  • Inspirational role modelling and ambassadorship
  • Exhibits overall excellence
  • Nominated by peers and managers



Nomination & Award Process

Parents and staff can submit their nomination(s) at any time over the course of the year. Nominations must include:

  • The name of the nominee
  • The name of the nominee’s nursery
  • The reason for their nomination.

All nominations should be sent to: by the 31st May 2020.

In the month of June, award winners will be chosen by a committee, including the Directors and Area Managers, based on the strength of the nomination(s) received; there can be more than one winner per award!

Award winners will be announced at the end of June.