FAQs

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

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.

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

Can my child visit the nursery prior to starting?

What hours does the nursery open and close?

How often are your nurseries inspected by OFSTED?

Are all staff DBS (CRB/police) checked?

Can I change my child’s attendance dates?

Are your nursery practitioners qualified?

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

What are staff to child ratios at Tiddlywinks Nursery School?

Do you have CCTV in your nursery premises?

How secure is the nursery premises?

Do you allow mobile phones in the nursery building?

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

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

Do Tiddlywinks Nursery School provide a nursery backpack?

What should my child bring to nursery?

Does the nursery settings hold extra-curricular activities?

How often will my child go outside to play?

Does the nursery go for trips/walks?

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

How is my invoice calculated?

How can I pay my childcare fees?

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