More than just insurance

We’ve had a specialist nursery insurance product for over 20 years and we’ve been consistently voted the best education insurer by brokers for the past 11 years1.

Client benefits

  • All of our specialist nursery insurance policyholders will have access to 24-hour helpline services providing legal advice, tax advice and counselling.
  • Optional covers include loss of registration, out-of-school clubs, buildings cover and personal accident cover for employees.
  • Where appropriate, we will defend liability claims in a manner that protects your client’s reputation and we can provide rehabilitation support for employees. 
  • 98% of our customers are satisfied with our claims service2. You can be confident we will work to resolve any claims as quickly and fairly as we can.
Ecclesiastical has a greater understanding of this sector than other insurers.

Education customer

Broker benefits

  • Our experienced underwriters are able to make decisions independently, allowing you fast access to the answers you need to win the business.
  • We protect you and your clients with our in-house risk team. Our risk advice line is also available on 0345 600 7531 for both you and your clients' risk queries. 
  • We work in partnership with you and your client to provide you with long-term support in building relationships. 

Product highlights

Our nursery insurance can cover: 
  • Public and employers' liability insurance 
  • Automatic legal expenses for protecting the registration certificate against fortuitous loss
  • Property damage, including accidental or malicious damage
  • Business interruption and loss of revenue
  • Accident cover for employees
  • Personal accident benefits for nursery children 
  • Cover for outdoor play equipment
  • Walk in theft contents cover
  • Legal cover.
You will also gain access to 24-hour helplines for emergency glass replacement, business assistance, counselling for employees, legal and tax advice. Where necessary, we can also arrange additional covers such as cyber, fidelity and professional indemnity as required.
For our full summary of cover please view our nursery insurance policy summary.
1Ecclesiastical FWD Broker opinion surveys 2007 to 2017
2Ecclesiastical claims satisfaction Survey 2017