Hours and pricing

Children entitled to Free Early Education (FEE) and Free For Two funding (FF2)

A Minimum of 2.5 hours and a Maximum 15 of FEE and FF2 can be taken up.

FEE and FF2 hours are delivered in a regular termly funding pattern. 

Such as: 
– 3 sessions of 9.00am to 2.00pm each week
– 3 sessions of 8.30am to 1.30pm each week
– 2 sessions of 9.00am to 3.00pm and 1 of 9.00am to 12.00pm each week

The pattern start operates at either – 8.30am or 9.00am
The pattern end operates in half hour blocks – 11.00, 11.30 etc. until 3.00

It is parent choice as to when a child leaves in their pattern.
Time attended out of the pattern for FEE and FF2 children, is charged for in half hour blocks @ £2.75
eg. a child arriving at 8.40am whose FEE or FF2 pattern is from 9.00am, will be charged an additional £2.75, payable on the day.

FEE and FF2 children who regularly have additional hours, will be invoiced.

30 hours
We don’t limit how many 30 hour places we offer, however at busy times it may not be possible to offer the full 30 hours to new starters. 30 hours paces are offered on a first come first served basis.
The 30 hour funded session begins at 8.30am and finishes 3.00pm. It is parent choice as to when a child leaves in their pattern. 

Non FEE, 30 hour or FF2 children
Children not entitled to FEE or FF2 have an anticipated attendance pattern for the term, and are charged at the nursery hourly rate – the minimum that can bought is 2 hours.

Additional hours
Extra time over funded/non funded hours can be booked in /bought on the day subject to availability. Planned extra sessions are payable on the day or will be invoiced.

£2.75 for additional half hours, or part of
£5.50 nursery hourly rate
All late pick ups £10 charge