Fees and Funding

To access 2, 3 & 4-year-old funding please complete the online form, the link is below

Fees

All Year round

Monday to Friday
7.30 – 6.00 (Full day session) £48.00 per session
7.30 – 12.30 (Morning session) £32.00 per session
1.00 – 6.00 (Afternoon session) £32.00 per session
Full Week £228.00 per full week

Term Time Only

Monday to Friday
7.30 – 6.00 (Full day session) £51.00 per session
7.30 – 12.30 (Morning session) £33.50 per session
1.00 – 6.00 (Afternoon session) £33.50 per session
Full Week £242.00
This includes a retainer for all holiday periods

Student Finance Sessions

Monday to Friday
7.30 – 6.00 (Full day session) £51.00 per session
7.30 – 12.30 (Morning session) £33.50 per session
1.00 – 6.00 (Afternoon session) £33.50 per session
Full Week £242.00

Holiday Club & Afterschool

Monday to Friday
7.30 – 6.00 (Holiday club) £32.00 per day (£34.00 inc hot lunch)
3.00 – 6.00 (Afterschool) £11.00 per evenings

Full Day 7.30 am – 6.00 pm Includes Breakfast (before 8.30am), 2 course lunch and light tea (including fresh fruit) at 3.00pm
Morning Session 7.30 am – 12.30 pm Includes Breakfast (before 8.30am), 2 course lunch
Afternoon session 1pm – 6.00 pm Includes light tea (including fresh fruit) at 3.00pm

We advise parents to commit to a minimum of 2 sessions. This ensures continuity for your child, helping them to feel safe and settled whilst at nursery

Funded Sessions Available

Term Time Only
3 x 5 hrs 7.30 am – 12.30 pm 1.00 pm – 6.00 pm
5 x 3 hrs 9.30 am – 12.30 pm 1.00 pm – 4.00 pm
10 hrs 8.00 am – 6.00 pm

All Year Round

2 x 5.5 hrs 7.30 am – 1.00 pm 12.30 pm – 6.00 pm

2-Year Old Funding

To be eligible for 2-year old funded nursery placements, one parent has to be in receipt of one or more of the following:
  • Income-based Job Seekers’ Allowance
  • Income-related Employment and Support Allowance Child Tax Credit provided your annual household income does not exceed £16,190
  • Support under Part VI of the Immigration & Asylum 1999 Guarantee element of State Pension Credit Working Tax Credits, provided your annual household income does not exceed £16,190.
  • Also eligible, are children who have a statement of special educational needs (SEN) or an education, health, and care plan, children who attract Disability Living Allowance (DLA), children who are looked after by the Local Authority or have left care through special guardianship or through adoption or child arrangement orders.
  • It is the responsibility of parents to apply (01482 318318) to see if they are eligible.
Child’s birthday/When you can claim:
  • 1st Jan to 31st Mar/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st of April.
  • 1st Apr to 31st Aug/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st of September.
  • 1st Sept to 31st Dec/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st of January.

3-4 Year Old Funding

3 and 4 Year Old Funding

All children over the age of 3 years (the term after their 3rd birthday) are entitled to 15 hours of free education per week. Please apply above for your free place and attach your child’s birth certificate.
 
An extended 15 hours (30 hours funding) entitlement is for 3-4-year-old children of working parents. This supports working parents with the affordability of childcare and enables parents who want to work, or to work more hours, to do so.
 
A child qualifies for extended 15 hours free childcare if they are resident in England and under compulsory school age, and if both parents are working (or the sole parent in a lone parent family) and each parent earns, on average: A weekly minimum wage equivalent to 16 hours at national minimum wage or national living wage; and Earn less than £100,000 per year.
 

To be eligible for 3-4-year old funded nursery placements, one parent has to be in receipt of one or more of the following:
  • The funded childcare entitlement for 3-4-year-old children is now 30 hours per week for working parents. This supports working parents with the affordability of childcare and enables parents who want to work, or to work more hours, to do so.
  • A child qualifies for free childcare if they are resident in England and under compulsory school age, and if both parents are working (or the sole parent in a lone parent family) and each parent earns, on average:
  • A weekly minimum wage equivalent to 16 hours at national minimum wage or national living wage; and Earn less than £100,000 per year.
Child’s birthday/When you can claim:
  • 1st Jan to 31st Mar/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st April 1st Apr to 31st Aug/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st September 1st Sept to 31st Dec/The beginning of the term on or after the 1st January.
  • To make a claim for extended entitlement please visit the Child Care Choices website.
  • If you are not eligible for 30 hours funding, you can still access the 15 Universal hours

For further information please contact us.

Tax-free Childcare

Tax-free children is an option for parents with children at Little Einsteins

If you’re a working parent with children under 12 (or under 17 for disabled children), you can open an online account to pay for registered childcare. The government will top-up the money you pay into the account. For every £8 you pay in, the government will add an extra £2.

You can receive up to £2,000 per child – that’s up to £500 every three months. If you have a disabled child, you can receive up to £4,000 per child – that’s up to £1,000 every three months.

You’re usually eligible if all of the following apply:
  • is under 12, or 17 if they’re registered as having a disability usually lives with you You (and your partner, if you have one):
  • are 16 or over
  • live or work in the UK
  • are employed or self-employed
  • are over 21 and earn on average at least £120 a week, unless in your first year of self-employment..
  • Different rates apply if you’re under 21 or an apprentice
  • Earn less than £100,000 a year each
  • Don’t get other support with your childcare, including from a childcare voucher or salary sacrifice scheme
You may also be eligible if you have a partner and one of you gets any of the following benefits:
  • Carers Allowance
  • Employment and Support Allowance
  • Incapacity Benefit
  • Severe Disablement Benefit
  • To apply for tax-free childcare please visit the Child Care Choices website.

For further information please contact us.

Register Your Childcare Place

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