We are open from 7:30am until 5:30pm Monday to Friday. We can, at an additional charge, accommodate a late collection until 6pm, but this does need to be pre booked.
We offer 3 sessions, a full day (7:30am-5:30pm), a morning session (7:30am-12:30pm) or an afternoon session (12:30pm-5:30pm)
Sessions (fee structure from 1st April 2020):
Full Day 7:30am - 5:30pm £60 per day
includes breakfast, morning snack, lunch, afternoon snack & tea
Morning Session 7:30am - 12:30pm £30 per day
includes breakfast, afternoon snack and lunch
Afternoon Session 12:30pm - 5:30pm £30 per day
includes afternoon snack and tea
Pre booked late collection until 6pm £6 per session
Our fees are inclusive and include nappies, sensitive wipes, sun cream, toothbrush and toothpaste.
Other toiletries we may ask parents to provide are a supply of nappy rash cream when required.
A registration fee of £60 and a deposit of £50 will be required upon us offering you the sessions you require. The £50 deposit is refundable when your child leaves the setting as long as at least one month’s notice has been given in writing. A child’s place with us will automatically terminate on 31st August (31st July for children attending term time only) of the year in which they are due to go to school unless parents inform us otherwise in writing, any sessions after this date will be charged as extra sessions.
We offer a 5% sibling discount for the eldest child.
LATE COLLECTION FEES OCCUR TO ALL OUR SESSIONS AND DAYS £1 PER MINUTE.
Early Years Free Entitlement (EYFE)
Early years free entitlement (EYFE) for the term after your little stars third birthday or for two year olds who are eligible ( To find out if your child is eligible for two year funding please speak to your health visitor or the children's information services).
These sessions enable your child to claim for 15 hours of nursery care each week for 38 weeks a year. These sessions can be claimed for in a total of 7.5 hours a day. This is term time only (38 weeks a year) or your child can use 11 hours a week over the full 51 weeks of the year that we are open. Your child is eligible for grant the term after their third birthday. Please see our early years free entitlement terms and conditions for further information.
Children who are eligible for 30 hours funding will be charged £2 per hour that they attend, equivalent to £20 per day. This covers the cost of meals (breakfast, two snacks, cooked lunch & tea), toiletries, suncream, extra cost activities - such as - yoga, music bugs, forest school and the high ratio of staffing that we keep within our pre school room to enable weekly outings with the children.
PLEASE BE AWARE MEALS ARE NOT INCLUSIVE FOR CHILDREN RECEIVING EARLY YEARS FREE ENTITLEMENT THERE IS A FEE OF £4 PER MEAL. (HEALTHY PACKED LUNCHES ARE WELCOME).
Little Stars Childcare, Bear Road, Brighton, BN2 4DA
Tel: 01273 707581
Tel: 01273 707581