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TimTin Playgroup and Kids Club

A committee run charity setting providing childcare from 7.30am to 6pm for children aged 6 months to 11 years, 50 weeks of the year. 

We are registered for 2 year old funding and 3 and 4 year old funding, including the 30 hour offer.

Our Ofsted rating is Good

Who to contact

Contact Name
Sarah Coupland
Contact Position
Manager
Telephone
01526378627
01526 378627
E-mail
info@timtin.co.uk
Website
www.timtin.co.uk
Notes

We pride ourselves on a culture of learning through play, and treat every child as an individual. 

Where to go

Name
TimTin Playgroup & Kids Club
Address
Timtin Playgroup & Kids Club
Linwood Road
Martin
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
District
North Kesteven
Postcode
LN4 3RA
Notes

We are located behind Mrs Mary Kings Primary School in Martin and have close contact with them to ensure easy transition. We also arange visits to other local primary schools if relevant to the children in our care.

Time / Date Details

Opening Times
Opening Times
DayOpening TimeClosing Time
Monday 7.30 18.00
Tuesday 7.30 18.00
Wednesday 7.30 18.00
Thursday 7.30 18.00
Friday 7.30 18.00

Other Details

Costs

Table of costs
Table of costs
AmountCost Type
£12.25 (Over 2's) 3 hours
£32.50 Full Day - over 2 yrs
£2.50 optional lunch period Lunch club
£2.50 optional early start Before School
£13.25 (under 2's) 3 hours
£35.50 Full Day - under 2 yrs

Inclusion Information

Premise Accessibility

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Ramp to all entrances. Wide doors. Disabled toilet.

Wheelchair Access

Has Provision
Yes
Details
Ramps, wide doors, open plan layout

Special Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Autism Spectrum
Special Diet
Elklan
Emotional needs
Epilepsy
Learning difficulties
Selective Mutism
Asperger's Syndrome
Sensory impairment
Asthma
Eczema
Food allergy
Tourette Syndrome
Food intolerance
Cleft pallette
Speech And Language Difficulties
Epi-pen
Feeding difficulties
Haemiplegia (child stroke)
Hearing Impairment
Cystic Fibrosis
Universal Disability Provision
Communication difficulties
Allergies
Anaphalaxis
Salt
Deafness
Hyper Mobility
ADD
ADHD
Hyperactivity
Diabetes
Dietary difficulties
Details
We would work with parents to provide the care their child needs. We are very adaptable and take parents wishes and concerns very seriously. We work with outside agencies to ensure we implement everything within our power to meet a child's needs.

Dietary Needs

Has Provision
Yes
Experience with
Details
Snacks, hot meals during term time, the latter of which does incur an additional charge

Languages Spoken

Languages
English

Childcare Information

Age Range

Age Range
From 0 years 6 months To 11 years 11 months
Do you cater for over 8's?
Yes

Funded Places

2 year old funding
Yes
3 & 4 year old funding
Yes

30 Hours Extended Entitlement

Intending to provide 30 hours entitlement
Yes
Registered to provide 30 hours entitlement
Yes
30 Hours Partner Details (These are details of any other childcare provider(s) that this provider will work with to offer the 30 hours entitlement)
We do not currently have any childcare partners, but would be willing to work with term time only settings to offer holiday care for children not using their full entitlement.

Vacancies

Registration exempt?
No
Immediate vacancies
Yes
Maximum number of vacancies (registered)
24
Maximum number of vacancies (unregistered)
0
Is there a waiting list?
No
Details
Contact provider for vacancy details.

Costs

Contact provider for cost details?
Yes
Are there any cost reductions?
No
Are there any age related price differences?
No

Facilities

Facilities
Arts & Crafts
Baby Facilities
Private Changing Area
Baby toys
Push-alongs
Accessible Parking
Pets
Air Conditioning
Picnics
Playroom
Refreshments
CDcassette
Ride-ons
Role play dressing up
Sandpitsand play
Climbing Frame
PuzzlesJigsaws
Books & Storytelling
Both indoor and outdoor activities
Quiet Area
Reading
DanceDrama
Disabled Access
Sleeping Area
Drop-in Facilities
Computer
Construction toys
Secure Access
Cookery
Sensory Play
Flipchart
Themed Sessions
Toys
Full cooked lunch
Small world toys
DVD
Soft Play area
Environmental Area
Songs, Rhymes and Music
Sports
Healthy Eating
Heuristic play
Visit & Outings
Home Corner
Walks to local park etc
Water play
Trampoline
Games
Garden
Treasure baskets
TVVideo
Laptop
Messy Play Area
Wendy House
ICT Facilities
Internet Connection
Kitchen
Kitchen Facilities
Nature Exploration
Open Space
Multicultural Themed Play
Music time
Nappy changing facility
Out-door Play
Outdoor Playspace
PC's & Game Consoles

Transport & Pickups

Offers pickups
Yes - Children are escorted to and from the school. They do not have to leave the grounds and are not near a road.
Schools
Mrs Mary Kings CofE (Controlled) Primary School
Details
Children are escorted to and from the school. They do not have to leave the grounds and are not near a road.
Provider has their own transport?
No
Provider is near public transport routes?
No

Ofsted Information

Ofsted URN
EY369612
Link to latest ofsted inspection report 
Inspection history
Inspection History
Inspection DateInspection typeInspection Outcome
24/06/2009Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
08/07/2015Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
28/03/2018Inspection (Early Years Register)Good
Local Offer

Local Offer

Description

We will work with parents and carers to welcome children into our setting, making any adaptations possible to make their experience with us rewarding and helping them to reach their full potential.

Contact Name
Sarah Coupland
Contact Telephone
01526 378627
Contact Email
info@timtin.co.uk
Experience

Food allergies, behavioral issues, diabetes, asthma, impaired hearing, tourettes, ADHD, autism, ADD, speech and language delays

Specialist Facilities

We have disabled access to all areas and will work with parents to ensure our environment and facilities meet their child's needs

Training details

Epi-pen, autism, Speech and Language, hearing aids

Links
http://www.timtin.co.uk

The Family Information Service maintains the list of Ofsted-registered childcare in the county, although any information provided by us does not constitute a recommendation and you should satisfy yourself of the quality and standard of any service or childcare provider you contact so that it meets the needs of your family.

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