Information for families in Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole

Down In The Woods Pre-School Ltd - Holiday Scheme

We moved to a brand new purpose built pre-school building in September 2010 which means we are able to offer additional services of an after school and a holiday club. The outside play area is ideal for free flow play in a safe and secure environment.
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Venue/Contact Details
Down In The Woods Pre-School Ltd
07787 954387
07787 954387
Address
The Annexe
The Annexe
Merley
Wimborne
Dorset
Postcode
BH21 1ST
Directions
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Details
Childcare type
Holiday Scheme
Provision type
  • Childcare on Non-Domestic Premises
Overall limit on childcare numbers
24
Times and Costs
Opening times:
Monday 09:00-17:30, Tuesday 09:00-17:30, Wednesday 09:00-17:30, Thursday 09:00-17:30, Friday 09:00-17:30
Availability
  • School Holiday Only
Costs:
Contact provider directly for costs
Other Costs:
Holiday club is available during half terms Easter and Summer. Most days are open but obviously if there is insufficient demand we would not open. Holiday Sessions £13.00 for a half day and £25.00 for a full day. Ages from 3 - 12yr old only. Subject to availability holiday club can be used to stretch funding for 3/4 year olds
Ages, Booking Details and Referral Information
Ages:
From 3 years to 12 years
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
Referral process:
  • Book in advance
Vacancies and School Pick Ups / Drop Offs
Vacancy information
Holiday club bookings are taken in advance and the days we open are subject to demand. All holiday days are vacant until bookings are taken
Number of vacancies
0
Religious and Additional Needs Provision
Additional needs supported:
  • Autistic Spectrum Disorder
  • Behaviour, Emotional & Social Difficulty
  • Eating Or Drinking
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Learning Difficulty
  • Medical Condition, including Allergies
  • Social Communication Difficulty
  • Speech, Language & Communication Needs
  • Visual Impairment
Languages spoken
  • English
Religious / cultural provision:
No strong religious ethos.
Special dietary provision
SEND Local Offer SEND
Description:

How do you communicate with the parent / carer whose child has SEND?

Face/Face, Phone, Email, Tapestry (online Journal)

How do you help children settle into your setting?

Free settling in day. Visit the setting. We visit the home

What help and support does your setting offer to children with SEND as they move rooms or move on to school?

Visit from local school. Meeting with school and parent.

How do you find out how each child likes to learn?

When child starts parents fill in all about me form which is our starting point. Each child has 6 week settling where staff evaluate how the child learns.

Inclusive practice / SEND training and expertise within this organisation

6 weekly staff meetings,

The information in this SEND Local Offer was completed on 24/05/2021

Policies
Are your staff DBS Approved?
Yes
Do you have a First Aid Policy?
Yes
Do you have Public Liability Insurance?
Yes