Important Information

Session Times

At  The Athelstan we offer full day, morning and afternoon sessions with or without lunch;

Morning                                               9.15 – 12.15pm  (£14.81 under 3yrs, £13.86 3yrs+)

Afternoon session                               1.15 – 3.15pm (£9.87 under 3yrs, £9.24 3yrs+)

Lunch                                                   12.15 – 1.15pm (£4.94 under 3yrs, £4.62 3yrs+)

Full day                                                9.15 – 3.15pm (£29.61 under 3yrs, £27.72 3yrs +)

Late collection option                       3.15pm – 3.30pm (£1.50, limited spaces please book)

Early start

The Athelstan offers an early start facility from 8.45am which costs £2.50. These spaces are limited so please check availability.

EYEE Funding

3 and 4 year olds;

All children are entitled to 15 hours EYEE funding from the period after they reach their 3rd birthday.

NEW from September 2017 eligible 3 and 4 year old’s are entitled to 30 hours when parents are working 16 hours or more. (For couples BOTH parents will need to be working 16 hours).

2 year old funding

Some children may be entitled to 15 hours EYEE. To be entitled to this funding you must meet certain criteria for more information please speak to the nursery manager.

Policies and Procedures

We ask that all parents/carers have read the nursery policy’s and procedures which are located on the front desk. Copies of these are available for parents on request and reviewed regularly at committee meetings and staff meetings. Parents are informed of any changes in our termly newsletters and displayed on parent notice boards, parents are requested to read any new or amended policies as soon as possible to ensure all parents/carers are fully aware of the nursery expectations.

Safeguarding Policy

Prevent Duty Policy

Complaints Procedure

Confidentiality policy

Behaviour management policy

Partnership with parents and carers policy

Supporting children with additional needs

Equal opportunities

Health and Safety Policy

Healthy eating policy

Sun safety policy

Arrivals and Departures Policy

Admissions and Fees