Q) Where are you based?
We are located at Holy Cross Catholic Primary school. Queen’s Drive, Swindon, SN3 1AR, Grange Junior School, Stratton St Margaret, Grange Drive, Swindon, SN3 4JY and Goddard Park Community Primary School, Welcombe Avenue, Swindon SN3 2QN.
Q) Are your staff qualified, insured and first aid trained?
It is our policy to have all members of staff first aid trained and holding relevant qualifications, any new staff are put on the first available courses if they are employed without the appropriate first aid or child care qualification. We are fully insured to care for your child.
All our staff are DBS checked other than any of our assistants who still attend school and for this reason can’t be DBS checked as they are under 16. These however are never left on their own with children.
Q) What packages do you offer?
We offer a basic day which runs from 9.30am – 3.30pm at a cost of £15 per day.
We also offer a full day package which runs from 8.00am – 5.30pm at a cost of £27 per day. This includes breakfast, lunch, snack and drinks.
Additional hours can be added to the basic day for £4 per hour.
Q) My child has special medical needs, can they still attend?
With 20+ years of experience between both Sean and Michael in providing childcare, there are not many medical needs that we have not accommodated for over this period. We are inclusive to all children. If medicine is prescribed by your GP then we will administer where appropriate. Any child who has asthma listed as a medical condition will need to provide an inhaler.
Q) Do we need to provide anything?
We try to provide everything within our pricing structure, you will need to provide however, suncream, a hat and a packed lunch including a drink if this is not part of a full day purchase. On days we have a water fight or some messy play a change of clothes is recommended but advance notice will be given to parents about this
Q) What is the youngest age a child can be to attend?
A child can attend the holiday from 4 years of age.
Q) Can I purchase lunch on the day?
Yes lunch can be purchased on the day. There will be an additional cost of £3.
Q) Do you offer sibling discount?
We offer 20% off per child, per day when booking onto any of our holiday sessions. This is deducted automatically at checkout.
Q) Have you signed up to the HAF programme?
Yes. Just for Fun have allocated 90 spaces across 3 venues for those looking to book on using the HAF programme. We are also giving children an additional 2 hours per booking so that they dont miss out on any of the fun.
If parents/carers would like any support in applying for a place, or to have some more information about the scheme they can contact EY&Cbrokerage@swindon.gov.uk
Q) Do you accept childcare vouchers?
Just for Fun Holiday Club now does accept childcare vouchers. We are registered with the following companies:
Sodexo, Edenred, Fideliti, Apple Childcare, Computer Childcare, Busybees, Care4, Tax Free childcare
Q) How do I contact the team on the day!
The lead coach on the day will have the site mobile phone on them. The numbers are as follows.
Holy Cross – 07857 893537
Grange Juniors – 07389 753439
Please note these phones only work during the school holiday’s between the hours of 8.00 – 5.30