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The Lodge Day Nursery in Southcote

We are a small, welcoming, pupose built nursery with fully enclosed garden. Based at Southcote Children's Centre we have strong links with the community and other professionals; including health staff. This enables us to ensure that children and their families have access to all the services they need.

We offer

  • Quality provision with excellent resources
  • Highly qualified and motivated staff
  • A large, secure, outside play area
  • Nutritious, freshly prepared food
  • Excellent delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

We have a very high percentage of qualified staff with a range of experience working with children with individual needs. We will always go out of our way to support every child and family and promote equality by ensuring every child is included. We work closely with a range of professionals to unlock all the resources in the borough of Reading to help every child have a happy healthy and successful life.

This setting has signed up to offer Tax Free Childcare.

 

Who to contact

Contact Name
Layla Littlewood
Contact Position
Nursery Manager
Telephone
0118 9373849
0118 9373092
E-mail
Lodge@brighterfuturesforchildren.org

Where to go

Name
The Lodge Day Nursery
Address
85
Coronation Square
READING
Berkshire
Postcode
RG30 3QP
Notes

We are located within Southcote Children's Centre.

Time / Date Details

Session Information
Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£32.38 (0-2 year olds) Per Session
£61.01 (0-2 year olds) Per Day
£284.90 (0-2 year olds) Per Week
£30.58 (2-3 year olds) Per Session
£57.87 (2-3 year olds) Per Day
£270.11 (2-3 year olds) Per Week
£29.16 (3-5 year olds) Per Session
£55.44 (3-5 year olds) Per Day
£256.13 (3-5 year olds) Per Week
Details
The nursery offers a variety of sessions for funded/part funded children. 2yr and 3yr funded spaces are available over 3 sessions of 5 hours per week. Additional sessions can be booked in advance and daycare contracts are available for those with or without the funding. Children in receipt of 30hrs funding are also able to buy additional sessions at the rates stated above for full days or sessions, including the option of spreading the funded hours across the year rather than the 38 weeks of term time. The daily cost as detailed above includes healthy snacks morning and afternoon, breakfast, cooked lunch and tea. Parents are asked to provide nappies and wipes where relevant.
Wheelchair accessible?
Yes

Availability

Other notes

We offer

  • Quality provision with excellent resources
  • Highly qualified and motivated staff
  • A large, secure, outside play area
  • Nutritious, freshly prepared food
  • Excellent delivery of the Early Years Foundation Stage.

We have a very high percentage of qualified staff with a range of experience working with children with individual needs. We will always go out of our way to support every child and family and promote equality by ensuring every child is included. We work closely with a range of professionals to unlock all the resources in the borough of Reading to help every child have a happy healthy and successful life.

Inclusion Information

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Hydrocephalus
Speech & Language difficulties
Hyperactivity
Language impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Challenging Behaviour
Bowel disfunction
Social & Emotional needs
Brain damage
BSL Sign Language
Hearing Impairment
Heart conditions
Delayed speech
Wheelchair user
Mobiltiy difficulties
Developmental delay
Diabetes
Toileting Assistance
Learning difficulties
Visual impairment
Walking disability
Cystic Fibrosis
Memory difficulties
Physical impairment
Prader Willie
Emotional needs
ADD & Hyperactivity
ADHD
muscular dystrophy
Dietary needs
Downs syndrome
Autism
General Special Needs
Sign Language (BSL)
Autistic spectrum
Global Development Delay
behavioural problems
Epilepsy
Serious allergy
Feeding assistance
Aspergers Syndrome

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes

Cultural Provisions

Has Provision
Yes

Childcare Information

Vacancies

Immediate vacancies
Yes
Details
We have a range of vacancies available so please make enquiries to the nursery to see if we can meet your needs. All age groups and funding.
Date updated
25/04/2022
Immediate Vacancies for 30 Hour Place
Yes

Funded Places

3 & 4 year old funding
Yes
2 year old funding
Yes

30 Hours Extended Entitlements

Additional 15 hours of *Free* childcare offered
Yes
When are the additional 15 hours available? (e.g. Monday to Friday, 8am to 1pm)
Monday to Friday, 8am-1pm or 1pm-6pm or 8am - 6pm. The nursery offers stretched funding for 30hr funded children over 51 weeks of the year.
How many places are available for the additional 15 hours to meet the 30 hours childcare
Please contact the nursery as we have spaces available for all sessions including those which will be 15/30hr funded.
Intending to provide 30 Hours?
Yes
Registered to provide 30 Hours?
Yes

Opening Times & Facilities

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 08:00 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 18:00
Thursday 08:00 18:00
Friday 08:00 18:00

School Pickups

Offers pickups
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY563487
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
16/08/2021Inspection (Early Years Register)Good

Local Offer

Contact Name
Layla Littlewood and Sam Tait
Contact Telephone
0118 9373849
Contact Email
Lodge@brighterfuturesforchildren.org
Local Offer Age Bands
Early Years (0-4 years)
SEN Provision Type
Universal
Local Offer Updated
11/05/2022
Download more Local Offer details for The Lodge Day Nursery Southcote Local Offer - May 2022 here...

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