15 hours free childcare &
30 hours free childcare
Lamb Setts is a goverment approved provider for free nursery education for 2, 3 and 4 year olds.
ALL 3 and 4 year olds receive 15 hours of free nursery education for 38 weeks a year (term time).
Some 2 years olds are eligible for 15 hours free childcare. Some 3 and 4 year olds are eligible for 30 hours free childcare
At Our Chesterfield Branch we are open term time only.
Parents can choose up to 15 hours free government funded hours.
Parents can also book additional hours and will be invoiced monthly , in advance.
At our Sheffield we are open a full year.
Parents can choose between a term time only place or a full year place.
Children may attend for 15 free government funded (or up to 30 hours if eligible) in term time. Parents may also pay for additional sessions.
Parents requiring a full year place for their child will be invoiced monthly , in advance and the free funded hours (15 or up to 30 if eligible) will be deducted from their invoice.
Please note we are only able to provide free government funded childcare in term time. We are unable to offer "stretched childcare" over the holidays.
For more information and to check eligibility visit:
Funding for 2 year olds is based on eligibility criteria.
To get a free place your family must receive one or more of the following:
Income based Jobseekers Allowance;
Income related Employment and Support Allowance;
Support under part VI of the Immigration and Asylum Act 1999;
The guarantee element of the State Pension Credit;
Child Tax Credit, provided you are not entitled to Working Tax Credit and have an annual income that does not exceed £16,190 (as assessed by HM Revenue & Customs).
Phone to check if your child is an eligible 2 year old.
0114 2734567 for Sheffield eligibility enquiries and
01629 539319 for Chesterfield eligibility enquiries