We believe every family should have the support they need to develop and lead more fulfilling lives
Our team are well experienced in supporting children’s individual needs and believe that the parent is the greatest educator of all, by working together we can help to support your child to enable them to reach their full potential whilst learning in a safe, secure and homely environment.
The setting provides a healthy varied snack for children to enjoy during each session, meeting all dietary and medical requirements.
Additional Services and Charges (January 2021 onwards)
8.30-9am – Early start club: £3.50 per child per day
9.00am-12noon – Non funded morning session: £18.00 2-year-old or £15.50 3 & 4-year-old per session
12noon – 1.00pm – Lunch Club: £4.00 per child per day
1.00pm – 4.00pm – Non funded afternoon session: £18.00 2-year-old or £15.50 3 & 4-year-old
3.00pm – 4.00pm – Late Finish Club: £4.00 per child per day
9.00am – 12noon – Funded morning session: Free
1.00pm – 4.00pm – Funded afternoon session: Free
9.00am – 3.00pm – 30 hour funded session: Free
Includes snack, water and milk
Nappy (you are advised to supply your own): £1.50 per child per day
Packet wipe (you are advised to supply your own): £2.50 per child per packet
Late pick-up charge (for each five-minute block): £5.00 per child per block
Late fee payment charge (added monthly while in arrears): £10.00 per account per month
For more information on this, specific session times or to arrange a visit, please call and ask to speak with the manager, Kerry Smith.
Ofsted Report 2019
The setting received a ‘GOOD’ outcome following the last Ofsted inspection in December 2019. You can view the full report here. Please see below for testimonials.
How to Apply
Please call us on 01202 391500 or contact us on the form below with any questions or to request a registration form. Completed forms can also be delivered to Teddy’s Pre-School, 34 Somerset Road, Bournemouth BH7 6JJ.
YMCA Bournemouth run holiday clubs for a range of ages and at a number of local venues.
At Teddy’s Pre-School we offer a Holiday Club for 2 to 4-year-olds. The club provides the usual mixture of Pre-School fun as well as summer-themed indoor and outdoor activities, including cooking, gardening and short local trips. Fees start from just £15 for a half day and £20 for a full day. You’ll find full details here.
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How You Can Help Us!
Teddy’s Pre-School, based in Somerset Road, Pokesdown, is open between the hours of 8.30 – 4pm and provides morning and afternoon sessions during term-time for children aged between 2-4 years and also those children who are in receipt of Early Education Funding for 15 or 30 hours a week.
Meeting Your Child’s Learning and Development Needs
The setting works within the Early Years Foundation Stage Curriculum by using a child-centred approach to promote individual interests, learning and development within Prime and Specific areas of learning
- Personal, social & emotional development
- Communication & language
- Physical development
- Understanding of the world
- Expressive arts & design
What Can Teddy’s Pre-School Offer You?
Our manager Kerry Smith leads a team of friendly, well-qualified, highly-skilled early years practitioners who extend learning and support the individual child through the curiousity approach and child-led, free-flow play, offering a wealth of learning opportunities both inside and outside.
Our team are well experienced in supporting children’s individual needs and believe that the parent is the greatest educator of all. By working together we can help to support your child to enable them to reach their full potential whilst learning in a safe, secure and homely environment.
In 2018, our Family & Relationship
services supported over 1300
We welcome feedback regarding all of our facilities and services so please don’t hesitate to get in touch using the form below if you’d like to give us some feedback or make some suggestions.
The attached video shows the words that appeared most frequently in feedback from parents across a range of courses.