Blackwater accommodates three and four year olds for up to 30 hours funded sessions per week.
The 30 hours of free provision is available for families:
- where both parents are working (or the sole parent is working in a lone-parent family) and each parent earns the equivalent of 16 hours a week at the national minimum or living wage of £7.50 per hour, and earns less than £100,000 a year.
- You have a partner and one of you gets any of the following benefits: Carers Allowance, Employment and Support Allowance, Incapacity Benefit, Severe Disablement Benefit.
We offer additional hours, on top of those that are funded.
Costs are as follows:
- £5 an hour (if not included in funding)
- £3 for each Lunch time (if not included in funding) School lunch available, paid separately