The following government website has information about tax free childcare, vouchers and funding that maybe suitable for your family; https://www.childcarechoices.gov.uk/
As a not-for-profit charitable nursery we aim to keep our fees as reasonable as possible and do our utmost to offer the flexible hours you need.
Sunbeams is open from 7.45am to 6 pm each day for 50 weeks a year.
Sunbeams Day is broken down into 3 main sessions
Morning 9 - 11.30 am
Lunch 11.30 - 12.30pm
Afternoon 12.30 - 3pm
With add ons sessions of Breakfast 7.45 - 9 am, Early starts 8.30 - 9 am
and Extened Day 3 - 6 pm
However, parents can personalise their child's day to fit around school pick up or work commitments by booking a combination of session and additional part hours. You can also choose between full-time, part-time and term-time only sessions.
Examples of our fees charged are shown below,for more details phone 01425 656382 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Please contact Angela for the most up-to-date fees listing and for advice on accessing the free funding or using employers childcare vouchers.
Sunbeams does not charge a booking or administration fee.
Term time bookings of 38 weeks are available as well as full time bookings of 50 weeks a year.
Sunbeams offers parents the opportunity to 'Stretch' the 15 or 30 hours funding over school holidays, please ask for full details.
0-3 year olds in the Family Room - £5.20 an hour without discounts or funding
- all day 7.45 to 6 pm - £ 52.47 per day
- all week, five full days - £ 235.70 per week
3-5 year olds in the Pre-school Room - £4.65 per hour for hour over the 15 or 30 hours funding.
42p an hour is charged for parents choosing the flexible hours available in the additional services and quality premium contract.
Food costs - Cooked lunch £2.50, Breakfast £1.00, Hightea £1.00.
(Parents can choose to send in a packed lunch)
Cost of snacks in included in the fees.
Sunbeams offers 2 spaces a day for free funded hours for afternoon sessions 1-5pm.
When using the 15 or 30 hours funding for between 2 - 5 days the daily and weekly fees need to be calculated seperately for each child. Please call for more information.
HELP WITH FEES and FUNDING -
Sunbeams also accepts employers pay scheme childcare vouchers.
Tax Free Childcare from HMRC provides 20% towards fee costs.
The government provides 15 hours of Nursery Funding for all 3 and 4 year olds, and 2 year olds who meet certain criteria.
Sunbeams offers 30 hours funding to eligable children.
A sibling discount of 5% is available on hours when the older sibling is not in receipt of Nursery Funding. (this is subject to conditions)
Whole day and full time attendees also benefit from discounts.
More information about funding and fee support can be found on www.childcarechoices.gov.uk
Monday - Friday
7.45am - 6pm
50 weeks per year
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