Starting Point Nursery


Welcome to Starting Point Child Care Centre which is based in an all purpose built premises off Dane Bank Avenue, in front of the main college campus. At Starting Point we cater for children, aged 0 to 4 years inclusive. We also offer after school and holiday care for children up to 8years. Our team of highley qualified staff provide a warm and friendly environment where children can enjoy their early years. Exciting features include huge indoor and outdoor play areas, a forest area and 3 stimulating rooms with under-floor heating. We deliver the best childcare and are highly inclusive offering an engaging and safe environment. Our well equipped facility, which has been built in tandem with the new College campus, is bigger and better than ever. Being part of the college we are able to take advantage of their facilities which include a sensory garden, sports hall, library and the drama theatre.

Service Details

South Cheshire College, Dane Bank Avenue, Crewe, CW2 8AB (directions displayed on map)
South Cheshire College
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Age Range:
0 Year(s) 1 Month(s) to 8 Year(s) 0 Month(s)
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
  • Accessibility ramps
  • Disabled Parking
  • Fully accessible toilet
  • Handrails
  • Makaton
  • PECS Training
Additional languages offered:
  • Welsh/Cymraeg
  • Bengali
  • Cambodian/Khmer
  • English
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This childcare provider is registered for the Free Early Education Entitlement for children aged 3 and 4 years old. Standard Sessions: Morning Session (including lunch): 8.00am to 1.00pm. Afternoon Session (including tea): 1.00pm to 6.00pm Full Day: 8.00am to 6.00pm. Please Note: Late collection charges will apply to full and half days. Late collection charges will also apply outside of booked EYFSG sessions & paid sessions. Fees: £20.00 per standard session (£39.00 for the full day). Booking Fee: A booking fee of £60.00 will be charged, per child, on confirmation of a booked place for full day care children only. This fee covers administration costs and allows for two pre-visits (to help the child settle in). The booking fee is not refundable. If two children are booked at the same time, the fee is £75.00 for the two.
Vacancy Notes:
Please contact us for details on our current vacancies.
All Year
  • Registered for 2 year old funding
  • Registered for 3 year old and 4 year old funding
Childcare Facilities Offered:
  • Healthy Meals
  • Projector
  • Refreshments
  • Car Parking
  • Cctv
  • Computer Facilities
  • Garden
  • Help with homework
  • Languages
  • Own Transport
  • Parent parking
  • Pet / Pets
  • Quiet Area
  • School-Age Activities
  • Secure Outdoor Play Area And Equipment
  • Sensory equipment
  • Sensory room
  • Separate Sleeping Area
  • Soft Play
  • Visits, Outings And Appointments
  • Baby Change Facilities
School Pick-up:
  • Gainsborough Primary and Nursery School: PM
  • St Mary's Catholic Primary School (Crewe): PM
  • Vine Tree Primary School: PM
Experience in the following Special Educational Needs:
  • Allergies
  • Asperger Syndrome
  • Asthma
  • Autism spectrum
  • Behaviour Difficulties
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Dyspraxia
  • Eczema
  • Emotional needs
  • Epilepsy
  • Experienced Senco
  • Foetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Hearing Difficulties
  • Learning difficulties
  • Mobility delay difficulties
  • Physical impairment
  • Speech and Language
  • Visual impairment
  • We Support Those With Physical And/or Learning Disabilities
  • ADHD
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EYR Re-inspection
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Opening Times

Days service available:
Opening Times - Monday:
08:00 - 18:00
Opening Times - Tuesday:
08:00 - 18:00
Opening Times - Wednesday:
08:00 - 18:00
Opening Times - Thursday:
08:00 - 18:00
Opening Times - Friday:
08:00 - 18:00

This page was last updated on 20 October 2019

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This page was last updated on 20 October 2019


Contact Details

01270 654 655