Nursery Fees

Full time and part time places are available, although availability is dependent on capacity.

What is included in fees?

A Ratio of 4 children per 1 member of our experienced and dedicated staff for Tiny Tim and 8 children per adult in Trotwood.

The Nursery provides snacks, water and pulls up nappies. However not included are special nappies and families are encouraged to provide their own.


Half day is from 9 am to 12 pm (no lunch) this will be a cost of £30 per day.

Full day is from 9 am to 3.00pm for £50 per day – hot lunch will be provided at a cost of £2.15 per day.

Free Places

From the term, after their second birthday, some children are entitled to 15 hours of free Early Years education per week during term time. Parents of these children will be informed of their entitlement by their local authority. At Charles Dickens, we have a number of part-time places reserved for those entitled to free provision.

Wrap Around Care

Early morning sessions are from 8 am to 9 am and cost of £5 per day which included breakfast

Later Afternoon sessions run from 3.00pm to 5.30pm and cost £12 per day.

Payment Terms

Fees will need to be paid half termly in advance. Fees are paid via Parentpay (parent/carers will be given login and password details on starting at the school). Childcare voucher payments/salary sacrifice are accepted by the school. Childcare Tax and Working Tax Credits are available from the Inland Revenue to help with up to 80% of your childcare costs.