East Pollokshields Crèche, Bringing childcare to you

FAQ


If you have any questions about our service take a look at our helpful guide below, this is designed to answer the most common queries.


Q.WHAT HOURS DOES THE CRECHE OPERATE?

A. We are able to offer the crèche service from 9.30 am to 9.00 p.m. seven days a week if required.
Our office hours are 9.30 am - 4.00pm Monday - Friday. Out of hours please leave a message on our answering machine and we will get back to you ASAP.

Q.IS THE CRECHE AVAILABLE DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS?

A. No, we are a term time only service so we are closed during ALL school holidays.

If you require a crèche during the school holidays we will be happy to refer you to another crèche service that can help- please contact us for more information on 0141 420 3517 or e-mail themobilecrecheteam@hotmail.co.uk

Q.WHERE DO YOU HOLD THE CRECHES?

A. We are able to hold crèches in various places e.g. local schools, libraries, community halls and family centres. All venues are subject to a thorough risk assessment before the crèche can go ahead

Q.DO YOU OFFER A BABYSITTING/CHILDMINDING SERVICE?

A. No, unfortunately we are not registered to operate a sitting or childminding service.

For details of agencies in the Glasgow area that do offer this kind of service you could contact Childcare Link who will be able to help you - please click here

Q.HOW MANY CHILDREN CAN ONE MEMBER OF STAFF LOOK AFTER?

A. There are always two members of staff at a crèche. The ratio of staff: children is:-

1 worker 2 children under 2 years
1 worker 5 children 2 - 3 years
1 worker 8 children over 3 years


Q.WHY DON'T YOU HAVE A PRICE LIST ON THE WEBSITE?

A. Because each client has different requirements so it is our policy to quote individually for each booking so that you can be sure you are getting realistic costings.

Q.HOW DO I GET A QUOTE FOR A CRECHE?

A. To obtain a quote simply telephone or e-mail us with the details of your venue, approximate ages and number of children. We'll put together a basic quote which can be adapted as you carry on with your arrangements.


If our FAQs section does not give you all the answers you can telephone us on 0141 420 3517 or alternatively email us themobilecrecheteam@hotmail.co.uk with your query.