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School age

Out of school childcare clubs

  • Breakfast clubs start at 7:00 or 7:30am until the start of the school day.
  • After school clubs run from Monday to Friday after school, until 5:45 or 6:00pm (during school term).
  • Holiday care runs from 7:00 or 8:00am until 5:45 or 6:00pm during school holidays, and on in-service days.
  • Children are escorted to school from the club, and to the club from school.
  • Clubs can take children from 4 to 15 years old.
  • They are based in safe premises such as schools or pavilions.
  • They are registered with and inspected by The Care Inspectorate.

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