2 Southwood Road, Ramsgate, Kent CT11 0AA | 01843 570289                                       
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Stay ‘n’ Play Opening Times/ Price List


We are open from 8am – 6pm Mon-Fri term time only

9.00-12.00 or 12.30-3.30: £15

All day: 8.00-6.00: £35.00

Hourly: £5.00

Lunch time 12.00-12.30: £2.50

After School Club

3.00-6.00: £8.50

Early pick-ups: £3.50 per extra hour

Holiday Club

8.30-1.15 or 1.15-6.00: £15.50

8.30-6.00: £24.00

8.00-6.00: £25.00

Hourly: £4.00

Our Funded Sessions

Morning 9-12

Afternoon 12.30-3.30

All day 9-3

We are flexible and try to accommodate parent’s needs.

 Stay ‘n’ Play Term and Holiday Dates 2015/2016


Term 1 Start: Thursday  3rd September 2015

Finish: Friday 23rd  October 2015

Autumn Holiday Monday 26th October to Friday 30th  October  inclusive
Term 2 Start: Monday 2nd   November 201

Finish: Friday 18th December 2015

Christmas/New Year Holiday Monday 21st  December 2015 to Friday 1st  January 2016 inclusive
Term 3 Start:  Monday 4th  January 2016

Finish: Friday 12th February 2016

February Holiday Monday 15th February 2016 to Friday 19th February 2016 inclusive
Term 4 Start: Monday 22nd   February 2016

Finish: Thursday 24th March 2016

April Holiday Friday 25th March  to Friday 8th April 2016  inclusive
Term 5 Start: Monday 11th  April 2016

Finish: Friday 27th  May 2016

Late Spring Holiday Monday 30th  May 2016 to Friday 3rd June 2016 inclusive
Term 6 Start: Monday 6th   June 2016

Finish: Friday 22nd  July 2016


Staff Training Days

We are entitled to take 5 staff training/insert days throughout the year. We will be closed on the following days;

Wednesday 21st, Thursday 22nd and Friday 23rd October 2015

Thursday 24th March 2016

Tuesday 3rd May 2016

Bank Holidays


We are closed on the following Bank Holidays:


Monday 2nd May 2016


Staff Qualifications

The aim of Stay ‘n’ Play is for all staff to have relevant training for their roles within the setting. We are fortunate to be offered training from the Kent Advisory Service which covers the main up to date training qualifications. Should any of our training become out of date refresher courses are undertaken.

All staff are CRB checked and our aim is for all staff to have a Paediatric First Aid Certificate


Martine Newton -Manager

Martine has a Diploma in higher education in Childhood Studies and holds a Diploma in Pre-School Practice. Martine has been working with children for about 15 years, with all ages ranging from 2 – 16 years old. Martine is responsible for any child protection issues and is also Special Needs Co-Ordinator. Martine has  completed her  full degree alongside Early Years Professional Status.


Carol Coker – Deputy Manager

Carol holds a NVQ in Early Years, level 3. She has had over 20 years experience of working in a pre-school setting.


Caroline Davies- Supervisor

Caroline holds a NVQ in Early Years level 3 and  Level 4.  She has over 10 years experience of working in a pre-school setting.

Miranda Burke- Office/Deputy Manager

Miranda holds a NVQ in Early Years level 3 and  Level 4. She has over 20 years experience of working in a pre-school setting. Miranda also works in the office keeping all fees and paperwork up to date.


Michelle Skinner- Play Assistant

Michelle has a NVQ 2 and 3 in Childcare and has 6 years experience of working in a pre-school setting.

Chelsey Davies-Play Assitant

Chelsey holds an NVQ level 2 and is working towards completing her level 3.


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