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?