Frequently Asked Questions

Choosing a day nursery for the first time can be a little daunting and we understand that you will probably have lots of questions.

Tiddlywinks Nursery School common questions asked have a sneak peak

Question: How do I book a place for my child?

There are a few options, you can contact our Nursery Head Office by telephone or email to arrange a show round of the nursery setting. Registration pack and all relevant information will be discussed during this time slot.  Alternatively, you can book a place via our online booking form today. To secure your place at the nursery setting there is an administration fee of £100, this also covers your child’s settling in sessions with your child’s key carer, nursery backpack, nursery coat & water beaker.

Question: How early do I need to put my child’s name down to attend Tiddlywinks Nursery School?

Question: Can my child visit the nursery prior to starting?

Question: What hours does the nursery open and close?

Question: How often are your nurseries inspected by OFSTED?

Question: Are all staff DBS (CRB/police) checked?

Question: Can I change my child’s attendance dates?

Question: Are your nursery practitioners qualified?

Question: Are the same staff members based in each room so there is continuity for the children?

Question: What are staff to child ratios at Tiddlywinks Nursery School?

Question: Do you have CCTV in your nursery premises?

Question: How secure is the nursery premises?

Question: Do you allow mobile phones in the nursery building?

Question: My child has a set routine, how will this fit into nursery life?

Question: My child has special educational needs and disability (SEND), can they still attend Tiddlywinks Nursery School?

Question: Do Tiddlywinks Nursery School provide a nursery backpack?

Question: What should my child bring to nursery?

Question: Does the nursery settings hold extra-curricular activities?

Question: How often will my child go outside to play?

Question: Does the nursery go for trips/walks?

Question: Is there any family discount available if you have more than one child attending the nursery setting?

Question: How is my invoice calculated?

Question: How can I pay my childcare fees?

Question: Do you offer funded places for 2, 3 and 4 year olds?