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Little Bicks Gan Shani is based in Stanmore and Canons Park Synagogue. Children are able to start from 12 months old and can stay with us until Primary School entry.
Children are required to attend a minimum of two sessions for under 2 year olds and a minimum of three sessions for over 2 year olds. This refers to the morning or afternoon sessions only.
Little Bicks Stanmore offers kosher hot meaty lunches.
Managers – Jo Vogel and Ruth de Kare-Silver
NVQ Level 3 in Childcare Learning & Development
Jo and Ruth have been managing the nursery in Stanmore for a number of years.
Jo says “I have been working in childcare for the past 20 years and continue to feel passionate and enthusiastic about my role. Ruth: I have been in education all my life and have been at the nursery in Stanmore shul for 10 amazing inspiring years.There is no greater reward than sharing new experiences and teaching young children.
At Little Bicks in Stanmore we provide a wonderfully fun and caring environment for pre-schoolers.
Not only is the nursery the starting point of formal Jewish education but we endeavour to inspire the confidence and social skills that are vital for the children when they move on to “big” school”.
Location & Opening Times
Little Bicks is open Monday to Wednesday 8.00am – 4.00pm, Thursday 8.00am – 1.00pm and Friday 8.00am – 12.00pm, term time only and not including Bank Holidays.
The terms will be in accordance to the Jewish holidays and may not necessarily coincide with other schools.
Stanmore and Canons Park Synagogue. London Road. Stanmore. Middlesex. HA7 4NS
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From September 2021
- Breakfast club (8.00am – 9.00am) – £10.70 (including breakfast)
- Morning session (9.00am – 12.00pm) – £26.50
- Lunch club (12.00pm – 1.00pm) – £11.75 (including meaty lunch)
- Afternoon session (1.00pm – 4.00pm) – £25.00
- 8.00am – 4.00pm – £69.85
- 9.00am – 4.00pm – £60.70
Security fee: 50p an hour (no more than £10.00 a week) In an average term this works out to be £90 for 15 hours of care a week.
15 Hours Free Childcare for over 3’s
From the term after your child turns 3, they are eligible for 15 government funded hours a week over a minimum of two days. The funded hours do not cover Breakfast, Lunch or Tea Time Club hours. There is a charge for extra curricular activities which are included on the invoice.
30 hours childcare for over 3’s
Please contact us for more information about eligibilty and terms and conditions. Additional hours over and above the 30 hours are charged per hours, please ask for the current rate. (Option 1)
Your child can collect CRP points by attending our nursery which can then be used for school entry.
Little Bicks is registered to accept a number of different childcare vouchers and Tax Free Childcare accounts. Once your child’s place has been confirmed, further information can be obtained. We do not accept payments in cash.
We offer a 20% sibling discount. This is taken off the smallest invoice (not valid for funded children)