About Us

The aim at First Steps First Preschool Group is to provide a safe, caring, stimulating and educational environment through which children can extend and also develop their skills and abilities under the guidance of qualified and experienced adults, helping her/him towards being a happy, independent, self-confident individual.

The emphasis is on learning, through play, with small group tutoring, in pre-reading, writing and number skills where this fits the needs of the children.

We welcome children aged between 12 months and 5 years. Our adult/child ratio for children aged between 3 and 5 is 1:7, and 12 to 24 months is 1:3, 24 to 36 is 1:4


The daily routine is at times structured in a fun and engaging  always child centered allowing  plenty of time for free play! Activities include art and crafts, general knowledge based on a Half Term Theme, musical movement, sand and water play, construction toys, stories, songs, imaginative play, puzzles, games and social skills.

Great emphasis is placed upon the development of a creative imagination.

Opening Times

We pride ourselves in providing longer hours in a Pre-school environment.


 Preschool Nursery Sessions:

For children from 12months to 5 years of age
8:30am-2:30pm Monday to Friday

Extended hours can be provided by

  arrangement from 2:30-5:30

•  Part-day Sessions available
Lunch club: Available every day (1 hour)

 • 15 hours  EEF Funding available  (term after child    is 3 years of age).

We also accept the tax-free childcare voucher scheme  
Please give us call or complete a contact form  for further information and fees.

   Creche Sessions:                      

  •             "Depending on Availability"

  •               Children from 2 to 5 years


8:30AM – 12:30PM Monday to Friday

Children can attend 2-4 hours

Afternoons 12:30PM – 2:30PM depending on availavility

  • Choice of times

  • Creche discounts available for siblings

  • Creche discounts for block bookings 

  • Minimum of 2 hours

Please complete a contact form  for further information.

Creche availability depending on places and adult/child ratios