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The Cottage Nursery

Coronavirus status: OPEN
Children's Daycare nursery, open 50 weeks per year 10 hours per day.

Children's Daycare nursery, open 50 weeks per year 10 hours per day.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Clare Olden and Trudi Krzyweic
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone
01793 784109
E-mail
admin@thecottagenursery.co.uk
Website
http://www.thecottagenursery.co.uk

Where to go

Address
Alexander Hall
Faringdon Road
Watchfield
Swindon
Oxfordshire
Postcode
SN6 8TS

Time / Date Details

Time of day
Open all year

Current Ofsted Judgment

Good

Good

Inadequate

Requires Improvement

Good

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£5.84 Per hour
£5.48 Per hour
Details

Price decreases the month after the child's 3rd birthday. 

Our morning session runs: 9.00 am to 12 noon
Our all day session runs: 9.00 am to 3.30pm

We offer an earlier drop off at 8.00 am and later pick up times of 4.30 and 6.00 pm.

Fees (with effect from September 2019):

  • Under 3’s – £6.20
  • Over 3’s – £5.80

To secure a booking we require a non-refundable booking fee of £100.00 for each child (£75 for siblings).

Availability

Age Ranges
From 3 months to 5 years

Additional Information

Providing services to
0 - 4 years (pre-school)
4 - 11 years (primary school age)
Children

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
Level entry, wider doorways

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
Able to assist with moving and handling
Allergies
Aspergers syndrome or autistic spectrum disorders
Asthma
Behaviour, emotional or social difficulties
Cerebral Palsy
Disabilities affecting mobility
Downs syndrome
Dyslexia
Dyspraxia
Eating Difficulties
Eczema
Epilepsy
Epipen Trained (severe allergy reaction)
Glue Ear
Hearing Impairment
Mental Health issues eg anxiety, depression, OCD...
Moderate learning difficulties
Physical disability
Speech, language and communication difficulties
Toileting requirements owing to child having difficulties

Childcare Information

Funded Places

2 year old funding
No

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

3 & 4 year old funding (Extended - 30 Hours)
Yes

Term time only or stretched over more than 38 weeks
Term Time
Offering split funding with other providers
Yes

Opening Times & Facilities

When is childcare available?
All Year
Emergency Cover
Full Time
Part Time
School Holidays
Weekdays


Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday - Friday 8:00am 6:00pm

Other Availabilty
The whole nursery works to the Oxfordshire County Council term times which means that if you don’t want to attend during the holiday you don’t have to and you won’t be billed for it! Alternatively if you do require childcare during the holidays then this will be provided by our full time staff, the rooms may be joined in an age appropriate manner according to numbers attending.

Facilities
0 - 1 steps into building
Accessible changing facilities
Accessible toilet
Climbing Frame
Messy Play Area
Quiet room/area
Sandpit
Sleeping Area

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY381532
Link to latest Ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
19/05/2009Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
20/01/2014Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
26/01/2017Inspection (Early Years Register)Inadequate
26/06/2017Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Requires Improvement
12/06/2018Re-inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Last checked on 18/11/2019

Record managed by Oxfordshire Family Information Service

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