At Fordbridge Childcare Plus, we are proud to be able to offer our parents/carers a variety of childcare options. Whether it be funded or private, full time or part time.
Universal Funding for three-year olds
All children are entitled to 15 hours of free Nursery education once they turn 3 years old. This Universal funding will be available to access the term after your child's 3rd birthday.
15 hour funded spaces for two-year olds
This funding is awarded for 15 hours per week, but please be aware you must apply for this funding through the government and it will depend on parent/carer eligibility. Not all two-year olds are awarded 15 hour funding.
Extended funding for three-year olds (30 hour funding)
- Private childcare
Pay for part time or full time hours, Monday to Friday, Term Time only.
If your child receives funding for part time hours, you have the option to pay for additional hours to have a full time space.
Please note we do not charge for any School holidays or Inset days. In the event of the setting being closed due to adverse weather, all fee's are still payable.
This setting offers:
* Free part-time places, for children from the beginning of the term following their third birthday. These places are 8.30am - 11.30am or 12.30pm - 3.30pm 5 days per week.
* Free places for two year olds (15 hours). Offered as above. Only applicable for children who are eligible.
* Private Childcare places either full-time or part-time for children from 2 to 4 years. Our setting is open term time only, we are closed over school holidays and inset days.
Hours are 8.30am-3.30pm, 8.30am-11.30am or 12.30pm-3.30pm.
* After school club (3.00pm-6.00pm) is available for school children aged 5 to 11 and fees are payable.