Welcome to
The CABIN Pre-School

Reading Road, Woodcote, RG8 0QY
01491 680854


The Cabin Pre-School is a friendly local pre-school providing Early Years childcare in a happy, clean, safe and stimulating space.

We offer lots of additional acctivities as part of the day, such as French, Cookery and Football.

We welcome children from the age of two, including those in nappies, as well as children with developmental needs and disabilities.

We are situated securely within the heart of the Woodcote Schools, with our own dedicated outdoor area Plus full use of a secure playground, field and climbing frames.

We are proud of the individual approach we use for each child in our care and our excellent relationship with the school allowing for good quality transitions.


We are open Monday to Friday from 9am until 3pm and are able offer early starts from 8.30am and late stays till 3.30pm.
We are flexible and children can attend any combination of morning and afternoon sessions with or without lunch.

MorniningLunch TimeAfternoon
9:00 - 11:30 11:30 - 12:3012:30 - 15:00


The current fee is £4.50 per hour.
Early Start and Late Stay are charged at £2.50 respectively.
We accept all childcare vouchers and Government funding is available for eligible two year olds and all three and four year olds.
Plus additional funding for eligible three and four year olds.
Fees are payable at the start of each term.


If you wish to register your child for a place at The Cabin Pre-School, please fill in the Enrolement Form and send it with £20 registration fee to Cabin Pre-School. Upon receipt the Administrator will send you a receipt of payment.


If you wish to visit The Cabin Pre-School, we would be more than happy to schedule an appointment. Please call to arrange.


In the following section you'll find lots of information about The Cabin Pre-School. Click/tap the images to access key details including Ofsted reports, Early Years Foundation stage and our committee.


9:00 Register
9:20 Breakfast - Toast and Milk
9:45 Playtime and Group Activities
11:30 Home Time
11:30-12:30 Lunch Time.
12:30 Afternoon Arrival
12:35 Register and Quiet time
12:50 Playtime and Group Activities
14:40 Snacktime
15:00 Home Time.

Weekly Activities

PE - Once a week, Day changes each term
Sign and Rhyme - Tuesday PM
French - Wednesday PM
Football ball skills - Friday AM
Cooking - Various days
Library Visits - Fridays


Cabin Pre-School Sweatshirts and T-Shirts are available to purchase, however they are not complusory.

We would suggest that your child wears old comfortable clothing that will allow your child to use the toilet independently.
Aprons will be provided for messy play.


Autumn Term 2017
Term 3 Wednesday 6th September Friday 20th October 2017
Term 4 Monday 30th October Tuesday 19th December 2017
Spring Term 2018
Term 5 Monday 8th January Friday 9th February 2018
Term 6 Monday 19th February Friday 29th March 2018
Summer Term 2018
Term 1 Monday 16th April Friday 25th May 2018
Term 2 Monday 4th June Wednesday 25th July 2018

Inset Days
Within the above dates The Pre-School will be closed on the following days:
Monday 7th May 2018, Wednesday 4th July 2018


Lunch time is a great oppurtunity for children to learn social skills. You can provide a healthy packed lunch or purchase a 2 course hot lunch. They cost £2.20, payable either in advance or on the day. There is a choice of 3 main courses including vegetarian and Jacket Potato options. Food allergies and intolerances can also be accomodated.


The Cabin Pre-School is a regitered charity - number 296198. We are a non-profit organisation and all your fees and fundraising efforts go towards making everyday extraordinary.
Please support us in whatever way you can.

Our Mission





The Cabin Pre-school believes in the unique value of each child and their family within our community.
We promote inclusive principals celebrating the natural curiosity of each child whilst celebrating all achievements.

Our Team



Key Worker Cover
Cache Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health and Social Care for Young Children and Young People’s Services.

NVQ 4 Children Care and Learning and Development.

NVQ 3 Early years Care and Education.

SENCO and Safeguarding Person.

Mother of three Girls.



Blue Group Key Worker
NVQ 3 in Early Years and Child Care.

Safeguarding Person.

Mother of one Boy and one Girl.


Childcare Assistant

Red Group Key Worker
Exedel Level 3 Diploma for Children and Young Person's Work Force.

Bachelor of Science Primary Education -key stage two

Mother of three Girls.


Childcare Assistant

Orange Group Key Worker
Open University level 1 & 2 in Health and Social Science and Child Psychology.

Studying for Level 3 in Children and Young Person's Workforce.

Mother of two Girls and one Boy.


Childcare Assistant

Support and Key Worker Cover
NVQ2 in Early Years Learning and Development.

Mother of one Boy and one Girl.


Childcare Assistant

Support and Key Worker Cover

Mother of one Girls and two Boys.

All staff recieve training in Safeguarding, attend regular Food Hygiene Level 2 courses and undertake Paediatric First Aid Training.


01491 680854

Reading Road, Woodcote, RG8 0QY

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