Here you’ll find everything you need to know about funded childcare places in Cornwall 2017, including what’s available and how to apply.
You will be entitled to funded childcare and education for your child once they turn three and a new term begins.
This is available to all children, whatever your family circumstances.
Your child can continue to receive free childcare at nursery either until they start school.
All three and four-year-olds in England can get up to 15 hours per week of funded childcare, offered over 38 weeks of the year.
This gives young children the opportunity to make new friends, come and play in a fantastic setting, and join in planned activities that they’ll love.
It also helps prepare them for school by ensuring all early learning goals set out in the Early Years Foundation Stage are covered.
Does Naturally Learning offer funded childcare places?
Naturally Learning nursery offers OFSTED outstanding early years childcare in Truro and St Austell.
Naturally Learning Charlestown
Set in the charming former village hall and just minutes from Charlestown Primary School, the newly refurbished nursery offers extensive outdoor space where the children can enjoy free play in the mud kitchen and forest school sessions in the surrounding woodlands. The children also benefit from regular beach school sessions on the nearby pebble beach.
Naturally Learning Poltair
Recently rated OFSTED Outstanding in a report, this nursery is located in the grounds of Poltair School in St Austell. The children take part in regular forest school sessions and enjoy fantastic resources and facilities that encourage imaginative play and fun.
Naturally Learning Truro
Nestled in the grounds of Truro High School is this OFSTED Outstanding nursery with its own garden, vegetable patch and chickens. Children have regular access to swimming and gym sessions in the school and learn from the in-house chef about local produce and home-cooking.
Funded childcare places in Cornwall 2017 – how do I apply?
Naturally Learning claims funding on your behalf once your child has registered and started nursery.
As soon as you get in touch, we can help you complete the necessary registration form and arrange settling in sessions.
We offer limited funded places from early 2017 so get your application in today to secure your place.