Opening hours/ Times
The nursery opening times are as follows.
Monday - Friday 8.00am - 6.00pm
If attending part-time the days need to include a Monday or Friday and there is no leeway on this. The minimum attendance for children not in receipt of FEEE funding is 2 days which must be consecutive. However if you require a 4 day place we can offer everyday but a Wednesday. When registering please tell us your maximum flexibility in your start dates and days required to increase your chances of getting a place.
We are open for 50 weeks of the year however fees are due for 52 weeks to cover all of the running costs.
The Nursery is closed:
Christmas 5 days, Summer- 5 days and all bank holidays. The specific dates will be placed on the Parents’ Notice Board well in advance to allow time for further care arrangements to be made.
Free Early Education Entitlement FEEE
When your child reaches 3 years old, by the following term they may then be entitled to 22 hours of free early education (FEEE) spread over the 50 weeks if you meet the eligibility criteria which can be checked here:
For those who don’t meet that criteria they will be entitled to 11 hours FEEE time.
We do not offer half days or term-time only places of 15 or 30 hours spread over 38 weeks
Fees are charged per Calendar Month - Hours are 8.00am - 6.00pm