If you have a child who is two you may be able to claim ‘Early Learning for Two’s’. This will entitle you to 15 hours free child care per week. You can visit: http://www.sandwell.gov.uk/downloads/download/1128/early_learning_for_two_year_olds_application_pack or The Family Information Centre Sandwell, to check if you are eligible.
Children in receipt of DSG Funding (awarded the term after their 3rd Birthday) will have 15 or 30 hours a week funding, depending on circumstances. Any hours they do extra will be charged at £4.30 per hour.
Children who are not in receipt of funding and attending a full day(7 hours) between the hours of 8:15am and 4:00pm will pay £35.00 per day. The weekly cost will be £175.00, this includes lunch time supervision.
Children who are not in receipt of funding and attend half a day will pay £20.00 per half day, this includes lunch time supervision.
Children who are not in receipt of funding and attend a 3 hour session will pay £15.00 a session.
Parents/carers will be required to provide their child with a healthy packed lunch. If you require any extra hours either at the start or end of your child’s session this will be charged at £4.30 per hour.
The cost of snack will be £4.00 per week unless your child attends more than 5 three hour sessions, where the cost will then be £7.00 per week.
Children who are off due to sickness or holiday, fees will still be payable.
On occasions we may have Teacher Training days, please be aware that Pre-School will be closed on these days and fees are still payable as staff are attending training courses.
We also arrange days out and trips where parents/carers must attend with their child, we give parents/carers plenty of notice to be able to arrange time off work although if you are unable to attend please be aware that Pre-School will be closed and fees are still payable.
Fees are always paid in advance, if you are more than two weeks late with your fees if may result in your child losing their place. If you have any queries or are experiencing financial difficulties, please speak to Dawn or Nicola as soon as possible.
(All fees are subject to increase at managers discretion)