At Pirates and Princesses Day Nursery we offer a range of funding options, from 2, 3 and 4 year funding, Tax Free Child Care and Company Vouchers.
15 Hours Universal Funding
All families in England are entitled to the 3-4 year old funding. This is available the term after their 3rd birthday. The funding* can be accessed at 15 hours per week for 38 weeks of the year or there is an option to stretch the funding at 11 hours per week for 51 weeks of the year.
30 hours free childcare
Depending on your financial income you may be entitled to an additional 15 hours of free childcare on top of the universal 15 hours the criteria can be found on the childcare choices website www.childcarechoices.gov.uk 30 hours childcare is available for 38 weeks of the year and we also have the option to stretch the funding* at 22 hours a week for 51 weeks of the year. Any additional hours above your funded hours will be charged at are sessions/hourly rate. You will need to provide us with copy of your funding code, National insurance number and your child’s birth certificate.
Apply Here: https://www.gov.uk/30-hours-free-childcare?utm_source=childcarechoices&utm_medium=microsite
2 Years Old Funding
Some 2 Year olds are eligible for funding*; awarded by the government at 15 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year. If you are eligible to claim for this, we offer stretched funding, as an option, which means you receive 11 hours of funding per week for 51 weeks of the year.
The criteria for two year old funding can be found at the following link - https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs/free-childcare-2-year-olds
*Please note: Whilst we endeavour to meet the funding requirements of all families, all sessions are subject to availability.
If your child is claiming funding there will be a consumable charge of up to £10.00 per day. The government’s funding is to pay for Early Years Education but doesn’t include our consumables such as but not limited to snacks and drinks, online learning journeys, arts and craft resources (paper, paint, glue, glitter, clay, pencils etc)
Tax Free Childcare
Tax free childcare is for working families, including the self-employed, to find out if you meet the criteria please visit the link below.
Apply Here https://www.gov.uk/tax-free-childcare?utm_source=childcarechoices&utm_medium=microsite
Pirates and Princesses Day Nursery is registered with many of the childcare voucher companies and tax free childcare, please see a member of management who will be happy to give you further information.