Where is the Little Sparkles Nursery Located?
The Nursery is situated in the very heart of Deepdale, in the newly built building of Quwwatul Islam Education Centre, Peel Hall Street.
What are your Opening Hours?
The Nursery is open 38 weeks of the year, closing only for term time and bank Holidays. Currently our opening hours are 8:50am – 11:50am and 12.10pm – 3:10pm. From September 2017 LSN will be offering 30 hours childcare. Session times will be published in May 2017.
Do you offer funded childcare places?
Yes, we offer 15 hours funded 2,3 & 4 year places and from September 2017 we will be offering 30 hours funded places. Please click here for more information on funded 30 hours.
Can we Visit for a look around?
Yes indeed, we will be happy to show you around. We strongly recommend you arrange a visit to come and see us, where both you and your child can get a feel for the nursery.
Are your Staff all Qualified?
Yes, all our staff are employed on the basis that they are qualified (NVQ L3) to work with children. Our Nursery Manager ‘Aneesa Esat’ has a degree in childcare and is a qualified teacher (QTS).
Do you prepare your own snacks?
Yes, all our snacks are prepared on site, we use fresh fruit and vegetables wherever possible, keeping processed foods to a minimum.
What are the Fees and how are they Paid?
Fees are payable by cheque or cash 1 week in advance. For full details and latest prices, please contact us directly, or call in at the Nursery for a price list. Please note that all sessions booked must be paid for, regardless of whether the child attends. No refunds will be given for sessions missed due to sickness or holidays.
What are your Security Arrangements?
Security is one of our highest priorities. We have automatic doors which are monitored by an Intercom. The front door has a CCTV entry system, and each room has CCTV cameras in it. We also have a bio-metric entry system in the nursery.
Do you have a copy of your Policies?
Yes, Our Policies are available if you call in at the Nursery in person.