Admissions Policy

We are registered with Ofsted to provide day care to children aged 2 to 4 years old, Monday – Friday term time only. We are closed during the school holidays.

 

Services available are as follows:

 

Flexible day care

Funded 30 hours childcare (3- and 4-year-olds if eligible)

Funded 15 hours childcare (3- and 4-year-olds)

Funded 15 hours childcare Time for Twos (2-year-olds if eligible)

Fee paying places (cost available upon request)

 

Children attend mornings, afternoons or full days. 

Morning sessions - 8.30am – 11.30am

Afternoon sessions - 12.15pm – 3.15pm

Full days - 8.30am - 3.15pm

Lunch is charged separately for children accessing full days.

 

 

Allocation of places

  • Children will be entered into the waiting list in age order. 

  • Places will be allocated to the eldest children first with preference given to those eligible for Early Education Funding, unless indicated by a medical condition, additional need or emergency admission.

  • Priority will be given to those who require a morning place in order to access the full 30 hours Early Education Funding. 

  • Children will be allocated 5 sessions per week when they become eligible for Early Education Funding, providing there is space available. In the event of over-subscribing places will be allocated in age order.

  • Fee paying places will be allocated only if space is available.

  • Time for Two, 15 hours Funded places will be allocated only if space is available and eligibility has been confirmed by the Local Authority.

  • Parents wishing to increase or reduce their child’s sessions or days may do so providing there is a place available.