KCC Funding

KCC Free Entitlement Funding

 

Here at Steps to School Day Nursery, subject to availability – we can offer places for children who receive either the;

  • ‘Free for Two’ 15 hours funding scheme
  • Universal 15 hour government funding scheme, and
  • 30 hour government funding scheme

 

Our setting offers allocated funding as follows;

“Free For Two” funding (FF2)

**FF2 offered in the in the nursery and preschool subject to availability

Up to 570 hours a year can be taken (38 weeks)

Term time: 15 hours per week =

Free place/ No charge

9-12am / 12-3pm/ 9-3pm

Any sessions booked over the 15 hours free entitlement incurs a chargeable fee;

£15.00 per half day

£30.00 per full day

 

3&4 year olds qualifying for the “Universal” 15 hours Free Early Education

DAY NURSERY

Up to 570 hours a year can be taken (38 weeks/ term time only)

Term time: 15 hours per week =

Offered in blocks of 6 hour sessions per day, 8am – 2pm

The remaining 4 hours per session*

2pm – 6pm, incurs a chargeable fee = £4.80 (hourly rate) x remaining hours

This is to cover consumables and additional childcare.

Any sessions booked over the free entitlement incurs a chargeable fee;

£48.00 per full day

 

3&4 year olds qualifying for the “extended” 30 hours Free Early Education

DAY NURSERY

Up to 1140 hours a year can be taken (38 weeks/ term time only)

Term time: 30 hours per week =

Offered in blocks of 6 hour sessions per day, 8am – 2pm

The remaining 4 hours per session*

2pm – 6pm, incurs a chargeable fee = £4.80 (hourly rate) x remaining hours

This is to cover consumables and additional childcare.

Any sessions booked over the free entitlement incurs a chargeable fee;

£48.00 per full day

 

 

3&4 year olds qualifying for the “Universal” 15 hours Free Early Education

PRE SCHOOL

Up to 570 hours a year can be taken (38 weeks/ term time only)

Term time: 15 hours per week =

Offered in blocks of 5 hour sessions per day, 9am – 2pm

The remaining 1 hour per session*

2pm – 3pm, incurs a chargeable fee = £4.80 (hourly rate) x remaining hours

This is to cover consumables and resources.

Any sessions booked over the free entitlement incurs a chargeable fee;

£16 per half day

£31 per full day (9-3pm)

 

3&4 year olds qualifying for the “extended” 30 hours Free Early Education

PRE SCHOOL

Up to 1140 hours a year can be taken (38 weeks/ term time only)

Term time: 30 hours per week =

Offered in blocks of 5 hour sessions per day, 9am – 2pm

The remaining 1 hour per session*

2pm – 3pm, incurs a chargeable fee = £4.80 (hourly rate) x remaining hours

This is to cover consumables and resources.

Any sessions booked over the free entitlement incurs a chargeable fee;

£16 per half day

£31 per full day (9-3pm)

 

Please note all places are subject to availability

Please do not hesitate in contacting our setting for more information, and/ or visit ‘www.childcarechoices.gov’ to see if you are eligible for the funding schemes available.