The Cabin Childcare Centre occupies a fantastic purpose built nursery at the YMCA. We have 3 rooms, catering for the different ages and developmental needs of the children, and an outside play area that offers plenty of opportunities to explore the environment.
Open 7.30am-6pm we offer full day and part day care for babies and toddlers for 50 weeks a year.
Our cosy baby room takes a maximum of 6 babies from 3 months old; there is an adjoining sleep room, messy play area and enclosed outdoor area.
The toddler room offers a wider range of activities to cater for your little ones as they become more curious and independent. We are happy to take children as a term-time only booking to meet parent’s needs.
Our pre-school provision for 3 and 4 year olds is open from 7.30am – 6pm, offering full and part day care. All children are eligible to attend a registered preschool setting FREE for 15 hours per week during term time, from the beginning of the term following their 3rd birthday until they are of school age.
The children access a wide range of activities and equipment to support their learning and development within the pre-school room, garden and forest school area.
Outside of term time we offer a holiday club provision for children aged 3 years up to the age of 8 years.
Children access a range of activities; cooking, creative activities, drama, and seasonal outdoor activities including a weekly trip to the forest school.
OSTED registered with a 'GOOD' inspection outcome.
The staff to child ratio is 1:3 for children 3 months to 2 years, 1:4 for 2 - 3 year olds, 1:8 for over 3's.