KCC Funded Places

Muddy Knees Nursery and Forest School is a registered provider of 15-hour universal funding for all 3+ year olds, as well as 30-hour funded places for parents/carers who are eligible. Funding is available from the term after your child’s 3rd birthday.

15-hour universal funded place

To access the 15-hour universal funding at Muddy Knees Nursery and Forest School the pupil will attend the following sessions:

Tuesday     8:30am – 1:30pm
Wednesday    8:30am – 1:30pm
Thursday    8:30am – 1:30pm

30-hour funded place

You may be entitled to 30 hours free childcare. If you are eligible for the additional hours you are required to register online to get a code, which you should give to us to reserve your place. For eligibility, please visit www.childcarechoices.gov.uk or www.gov.uk/childcare-calculator.

If eligible, the 30-hour funded sessions at Muddy Knees Nursery and Forest School are as follows:

Monday 8:30am – 2:30pm
Tuesday 8:30am – 2:30pm
Wednesday 8:30am – 2:30pm
Thursday 8:30am – 2:30pm
Friday 8:30am – 2:30pm

Please note that Muddy Knees Nursery and Forest School is only open 34 weeks per year