Provider Details

Contact Details

Holiday Childcare Scheme - Tower Hamlets
Telephone No

Suitable for ages

Age of Users
From 3 To 13

Address Details

Street Number
St. Matthias Primary School
Bacon Street
E2 6DY


Service Description

The Tower Hamlets Holiday Childcare Scheme is Ofsted registered and provides childcare for children aged 3 to 13 years old. The holiday provision takes place in Tower Hamlets schools and operates during the school holidays, (excluding the Christmas break), from an option between 8am to 6pm (for working parents) or 9am to 5pm.

We provide a good quality, safe, inclusive childcare service encouraging all children to engage and participate in play-based activities indoors and outdoors. Highly qualified staff plan and provide a wide range of fun activities following the children’s interests, including, sports, cooking, creative arts and crafts, street dance, zumba, games, film making and much more. They promote and encourage children to choose their own activities and make decisions for themselves.

Additional Information

Additional Information

May 2019 Holiday Scheme
Tuesday, 28th – Friday, 31st May 2019 (4 Days)

Opening times are 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. or 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Cost per child per day

Working parents resident in Tower Hamlets, in recept of working tax benefits (proof must be shown when booking to be eligible)

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. = £17.50
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. = £13.00

Working parents resident in Tower Hamlets, not in recept of working tax benefits

8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. = £19.50
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. = £15.00

Non-working parents (in receipt of benefits)
9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. = £6.25

Non-residents of Tower Hamlets.
8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m = £45.00

The Tower Hamlets Holiday Childcare Scheme has limited number of places for children requiring one to one support or for vulnerable referrals. There is a subsidised cost involved, in which the parent/carer, or the school/ professional agency referring the child pay.

Referrals are accepted from social care, schools or professional agency

Professional to complete a referral form with as much information regarding the child. Parent/carer to complete an application form, send together to

Forms should be returned no later than two weeks prior to each scheme starting.

To secure the child’s place payment should be agreed prior to the scheme starting.

The parent/carer can pay for the place or the referrer.

Places are subject to availability, allocations are made on a first come

To discuss a referral call: 0207 364 0523

Opening Times

Opening Times
MondayFrom 08:00To 18:00
TuesdayFrom 08:00To 18:00
WednesdayFrom 08:00To 18:00
ThursdayFrom 08:00To 18:00
FridayFrom 08:00To 18:00

OFSTED Information

OFSTED Last Inspection Date
01 June 2016
OFSTED Last Inspection Summary

Questions & Answers

Can Families Self-Refer To The Service?
Do You Cater For Over 8s?
Do You Have A Waiting List?
Do You Have Child Protection Policies And Procedures

Further Information

Provider Type
Holiday Play / Childcare Scheme Holiday Play / Childcare Scheme
Ofsted Rating
Delivery Channels
In Person
How to Contact
Email In Person Telephone
Referral Criteria
None (Self-referral)

Details last updated

Last Updated
03 May 2019