FUNDING

FF2 Free for 2 funded places

Some families are eligible for FF2 funding.  All Free for 2 funded children are entitled to 15 hours of funding which can be used as all am sessions 8.30am-11.30am, all pm sessions 12.30pm-3.30pm or 2 full days 8.30am-3.30pm (with a chargeable 1 hour lunch care period 11.30am-12.30pm) and a half day.  Snack charges also apply.  We offer 1 totally free FF2 place, the hours for this are Monday-Friday 12.30pm-3.30pm.  Please note if you are accessing our totally free place you cannot buy additional sessions at any time on this contract.

3 & 4 year old 15 hours universal entitlement

All 3 & 4 year old children are entitled to 15 hours per week of early education the term after their 3rd birthday.  This can be used as all am sessions 8.30am-11.30am, all pm sessions 12.30pm-3.30pm or 2 full days 8.30am-3.30pm (with a chargeable 1 hour lunch care period 11.30am-12.30pm) and a half day.  Snack charges also apply.  We offer 1 totally free 15 hours universal place the hours for this are Monday-Friday 12.30pm-3.30pm.  Please note if you are accessing our totally free place you cannot buy additional sessions at any time on this contract.

30 Hours extended entitlement

If you and your partner work 16 hours or more per week and earn under £100,000 PA each you may qualify for 30 hours per week of free entitlement.  Please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk to see if you are eligible.  If you are eligible you will receive a code which you need to give to us to validate. The hours will be used as 8.30am-3.30pm Monday - Friday with the chargeable lunch care period 1 hour 11.30am-12.30pm, snack charges also apply.  We currently offer 1 totally free 30 hour place, the hours for this are Monday - Friday 9am-3pm.  Please note if you are accessing our totally free place you cannot buy additional hours at any time on this contract.

Childs Birthday - When you can claim

1 Jan- 31 Mar                           The beginning of term on or after 1 Apr (Term 5)

1 Apr - 31 Aug                          The beginning of term on or after 1 Sep (Term 1)

1 Sep - 31 Dec                          The beginning of term on or after 1 Jan (Term 3)


We require a £30 deposit to secure your child's place which is only refunded to those accessing one of our totally free places, this will be refunded after 6 weeks of attendance.