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.


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 - Alternative Tuesday/Thursday PM
French - Wednesday PM
Football ball skills - Friday AM
Cooking - Various days
Library Visits - Fridays
Rhyme Time - Some thursdays.


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


If you wish to register your child for a place at The Cabin Pre-School, please fill in the Application 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.


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

We would suggest that your child wears old comfortable clothing that will allow your child from using the toilet independently.
Aprons will be provided for messy play and whilst washable products are used (pens & paints) there is no guarantee staining will not result from spills.


The current fee is £3.95 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.
Fees are payable at the start of each term.

Notice Period
If you wish to remove your child from pre-school we require half a terms notice in writing. Failure to comply will result in fees still owing.


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 £2.05, payale either in advance or on the day. There is a choice of 3 main courses which incude a vegetarian option and Jacket Potato. Food allergies and intolerances can also be accomodated.
Here is the menu options


Autumn Term 2015
Term 1 Thursday 3rd Sept Friday 23rd October 2015
Term 2 Monday 2nd November Friday 18th December 2015
Spring Term 2016
Term 3 Tuesday 5th January Friday 12th February 2016
Term 4 Monday 22rd February Thursday 24th March 2016
Summer Term 2016
Term 5 Monday 11th April Thursday 26th May 2016
Term 6 Monday 6th June Wednesday 20th July 2016

Inset Days
Within the above dates The Pre-School will be closed on the following days:
Friday 27th May 2016
Friday 1st July 2016


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.


We run a Holiday club in both the Easter and Summer Holidays. Open 9am to 3pm to all local families with children aged 2 1/2 throught to 8 years.

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

Jayne Cole


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.

Sharon Rumsey


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

Equality and Diversity and Health and Safety person.

Promoting positive behaviour person.

Mother of two Girls and one Boy.

Louise Scott

Childcare Assistant

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

Safeguarding Person.

Mother of one Boy and one Girl.

Anna Middleton

Childcare Assistant

Blue Group Key Worker
Level 2 in Children and Young Person's Worksforce.

Mother of one Boy

Lorna White

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.

Steph Waugh

Childcare Assistant

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

Mother of one Boy and one Girl.

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


01491 680854

Reading Road, Woodcote, RG8 0QY

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