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Ambrosden Village Pre-School

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Small welcoming village preschool. Max 12 children per session with two experienced members of staff. Situated behind the village hall in Ambrosden. Our children move on to a variety of local village schools and schools in bicester town itself. We have a large secure outdoor…

Small welcoming village preschool. Max 12 children per session with two experienced members of staff. Situated behind the village hall in Ambrosden. Our children move on to a variety of local village schools and schools in bicester town itself.

We have a large secure outdoor area and are registered for children who receive funding the term after their third birthday as well as children eligible for 2 year old funding. Fees for non funded children are £15 per session.

We operate term time Monday - Friday 0920-1220

Who to contact

Contact Name
Jackie Floyd
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone
07759 755179
E-mail
ambrosdenvillagepreschool@hotmail.co.uk
Notes

If you have any questions or you would like to come along to have a look or to register your child please feel free to contact Jackie using the above email address.

Where to go

Name
Ambrosden Village Pre-School
Address
Village Hall Annexe
Merton Road
Ambrosden
Bicester
Oxfordshire
Postcode
OX25 2LW
Notes

Secure parking in the village hall car park is available for drop off and pick up. The preschool building has ramp and step access.

Current Ofsted Judgment

Good

Satisfactory

Good

Good

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£15.00 Per session
Details

Registered for two year old  and three / four year old funded children. We are also happy to share 30 hour funding with another setting / childminder

 Fees can be paid weekly, monthly or termly in advance.

 

 

Availability

Age Ranges
2 - 4 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
Children

Notes

Most recent ofsted 08/10/2018 available to view online.

Supporting people with
Physical disability
Hearing impairment
Visual impairment
Challenging behaviour
Learning difficulty
Mental health conditions
Autistic Spectrum Condition
Communication impairment

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Building is accessible by ramps and has a large car park

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
SEN Daycare Provision
Dependent on the individual child's needs, it may be possible to offer 1:1 care (Enabler Support)
Provider's SENCo has experience & undergone training to care for children with differing needs
SEN training updated on a regular basis
Special needs experience based on children who have previously attended our setting
Staff prepared to work with parents, carers and other professionals to provide a good level of care and development relevant to the child's needs
Whilst we do not have experience in all areas of need, we would contact different agencies and seek training in areas should the need arise
Experience with
ADHD
Able to administer medication
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Behaviour, emotional or social difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Complex health needs
Conditions requiring medical support
DiGeorge Syndrome (22q11 deletion)
Diabetes Type 1: blood glucose testing and injecting insulin
Diabetes Type 2: diet
Disabilities affecting mobility
Downs syndrome
Dyslexia
Eating Difficulties
Eczema
Epilepsy
Epipen Trained (severe allergy reaction)
Global Developmental Delay
Glue Ear
Hearing Impairment
Mental Health issues eg anxiety, depression, OCD...
Moderate learning difficulties
Moebius Syndrome
Noonan Syndrome
Physical disability
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Sturge-Weber Syndrome
Toileting requirements owing to child having difficulties

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Details
Ambrosden Village Preschool has a small number of sessions available in January. We are a well established small village preschool with a limited number of children per session. Please note that at the present time we are not accepting children who attend another setting due to the increased risk of coronavirus. If you would like to register your child for January please contact the preschool manager, Jackie, by email; ambrosdenvillagepreschool@hotmail.co.uk
Date updated
22/10/2020

Please contact provider for further details

Funded Places

2 year old funding
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Universal - 15 Hours)
Yes

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
No

Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
Term Time

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
Part Time
Term Times
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 9.20am 12:20am

Other Availabilty
NEF funded places opening patterns/hours
3 hour sessions over 5 days

Facilities
2 - 5 steps into building
Accessible toilet
Arts and crafts
Cooking
Dressing up
Educational Toys
Garden
Large Garden
Messy Play Area
Pet Fish
Playroom
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Water play

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
134711
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
27/02/2008IntegratedGood
25/01/2012Inspection (Early Years Register)Satisfactory
03/07/2014Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
08/10/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 22/10/2020

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