On-line Bookings

STOP PRESS 16.4.18...Please ensure your profile is up to date - this will be needed in order to make Ad Hoc bookings online. Go to My profile and selecct 'Edit' at the top of the page to ensure all child details and dates of birth are up to date.

taking_notesWe operate an on-line booking system for Ad Hoc or additional Bookings. You need to be logged in to do this. Once logged in you'll be able to make bookings for the club you use and our holiday club.

Ad Hoc and Additional Bookings are on a first come first served basis and there is limited capacity.To guarantee a place make a Regular Booking. These aren't available on-line so speak to a member of staff, contact us.

To login, first register for an account. We aim to approve all new registrations within 24 hours, but please be patient, we sometimes need sleep too! If you think there is a problem with your registration contact us

Once logged in and registration fee paid you can make bookings using:

  • The Quick Bookings menu on the left hand side of each club's page
  • The Sessions Calendar menu on the right hand side in the club menu on each club's page
  • The Sessions List menu on the right hand side in the club menu on each club's page

Ofsted Outstanding for St Helen's After School and Holiday Club and St Marys Bradley Stoke!

We are pleased to announce another OOSC Outstanding grade awarded when an inspector visited St Helen's After School and Holiday club on Thursday 30th August 2018 

Latest Availability.. updated MARCH 2019

To guarantee availability for places, you will need to book a regular place at the club. Contact the team at admin@oosc.co.uk 

If your booking is Ad Hoc (booked online) you will need to book in plenty of time to guarantee a place on our busy days. Booking is only guaranteed with payment in advance.

How Can I Save Money On My Fees?

Many parents aren't aware of how they can save money on childcare costs. As well as paying by company childcare vouchers or government tax-free vouchers, there are several ways you can save money on fees: 

 

 

Level of Support

Recipient Group

Date Available

For Further Information

 Two-Year-Old Funding

Up to 570 hours of free early education or childcare per year, usually taken as 15 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year.

Families receiving relevant benefits (see further information), if child is "looked after", has an Educational Health & Care Plan or is receiving Disability Living Allowance.

Present

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Three & Four-Year-Old Funding

Up to 570 hours of free early education or childcare per year, usually taken as 15 hours a week for 38 weeks of the year.

All families.

Present

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Extended Entitlement (30 hours)

An additional 570 hours in addition to the 3 & 4-year-old entitlement.

Available for families where both parents are working (or the sole parent is working in a lone-parent family), and each parent earns the equivalent of 16 hours a week at the national minimum or living wage, and earns less than £100,000 a year.

September 2017

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Childcare Element of

Working Tax Credit

70% of childcare costs up to a maximum of £175 per week for 1 child or £300 per week for 2 or more children. Families receiving housing or council tax benefit get extra help, amounting to about 96% of costs in England.

Nearly 400,000 low income working families.

Present

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Universal Credit

85% of childcare costs, with same maximum levels as Working Tax Credit, although no extra help for those receiving housing benefit.

Low income working parents

Present

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Childcare Vouchers

Worth up to £55 per week for basic rate tax-payers.

Working parents, but not self-employed and usually excludes those receiving tax credits.

Presently available, but will not accept new applicants after April 2018.

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Tax Free Childcare

20% of childcare costs up to a maximum of £2,000 per year. Families of children with SEND receive help up to a maximum of £4,000 per year.

Working parents not in receipt of tax credits/Universal Credit whose gross household income is higher than a specified minimum threshold but less than £100,000 per parent.

From early 2017

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Care to Learn

£175 in London and £160 per week outside

Parents under 20 at school or in further education

Presently available

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Discretionary Learner Support

Discretionary

Parents over 20 in further education

Presently available

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Childcare Grant

£155.24 a week for 1 child. Up to £266.15 a week for 2 or more children

Parents in full-time higher education who are eligible for student finance

Presently available

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Childcare Vouchers

The new government tax-free childcare scheme has replaced the Childcare Vouchers used by parents. This is for new registrants only and parents who are already in a voucher scheme can continue to use their existing scheme to pay OOSC.

Holiday Club

The holiday club is very popular so dont forget to Book early for May 2019 club to secure your places! 

Here's some photos from Easter 2019....