Session Times & Costs

Operating hours – 08:00 – 17:30

All year round contracts –

Hourly rate: £4.95 (minimum 4 hours per day) inclusive of snacks, light lunch, nappies, barrier cream, laundry service (if required) and local outings. (Some trips further afield will be chargeable to cover entry costs and travel)

Term time only contracts –

Hourly rate: £5.35 (minimum 4 hours per day) and as above.

School holiday only contracts (children at full time school only) –

8am – 6pm £30.00
8am – 1pm (morning session) £18
1pm – 6pm (afternoon session) £18

Parents must provide packed lunch, if staying until 6pm evening meal will be provided at an additional charge of £2.50

School age children requiring care on school Inset days will be charged at the school holiday rates (see above)

Funded Education – 

We are able to offer the Government funded childcare for children aged 2, 3 and 4 years old where applicable. (Additional charges apply to cover the cost of snacks, drinks and consumables.)

Other charges –

Evening meals for school age children is £2.50, and under 5’s is £2.15 (home-cooked main meal and dessert).

Fees are payable throughout the year. Exception to this being when the childminder is not providing childcare due to sickness, training or annual leave.

Bank Holidays (child attending): 2 x Normal fees
Weekend/outside of operating hours: £6:00 per hour

There is a late payment fee of £5 per day for any fees not paid by the 10th of each month.

Late collection/early drop off of a child (outside of agreed contractual hours) will be charged at £2.50 per 15 minutes (charge will start after 5 minutes)

A deposit of £50 is required to secure a place for your child once a place becomes available. This ‘deposit’ will be refunded upon giving 4 weeks’ notice of your intention to end the child minding contract (assuming fees are paid to date) and will be deducted from your final invoice.