If you are looking for childcare during the school holidays,
look no further than Playscheme!
Summer Holidays: Thurs 22nd July - Friday 3rd Sept 2021
COVID19 Update: Playscheme will be following strict Government guidelines.
Please click here for the Government guidelines.
Guidelines for Playscheme users - click here - updated 21/4/21
Playscheme availability may change if the COVID guidance changes.
Pre-booking advised as places are limited. Walk-ins will be accepted
on a first come first served basis.
Please note: Playscheme will run at Our Lady & St Joseph's Academy and
NEW Venue Middlemarch Junior School*
At Playscheme you can be assured that your child is in great hands.
The scheme is run by fully qualified Sports Coaches who hold first aid
certificates and are DBS checked. All of our sites are disability inclusive.
Our sessions are suitable for children aged 5 - 12 years.
Activities include: bouncy castles, bike maintenance, healthy eating
challenges, sports & crafts. Depending on weather activities may be
inside or out. Please ensure you send your child with plenty of drinks
and a packed lunch.
Looking to pay by Childcare Vouchers?
No problem! We accept 'Childcare Vouchers' at Our Lady &
St Joseph Academy.
To book email us with your:
Dates & Times required
A member of the team will contact you to confirm your booking
A Contact Number
Do you have a HAF code?
Email Guy to book your place at Our Lady & St Joseph's or Middlemarch Junior School.
Online booking cut off dates:
Whitsun Half Term closes Thursday 27th May at midday.
W/C Thursday 22nd July closes Thursday 15th July at midday
W/C 26th July closes Thursday 22nd July at midday
W/C 2nd August closes Thursday 29th July at midday
W/C 9th August closes Thursday 5th Aug at midday
W/C 16th August closes Thursday 12th Aug at midday
W/C 23rd August closes Thursday 19th Aug at midday
W/C 30th August closes Thursday 26th Aug at midday
Please note pre-booking is advised, places are on a first come first served basis.
Bookings for Summer School Holidays:
Online booking has now opened for Summer holidays.
<< Offers are only available on Summer bookings.
We advise pre-booking your spaces, we will accept walk-in's however they will be on a first come first served basis.
Are you using funded places??
To book for Middlemarch please click here and email Guy - These sessions are funded based on catchment area (Hilltop & Caldwell) there are 15 spaces available, first come - first served. Please send the following information on the email link: Your Postcode and Dates you wish to book and your booking will be confirmed by a member of the team.
To book for Middlemarch Junior School (non-funded places click here)
Early Bird Offers - online only!**
CORE HOURS - 9:00am - 4:00pm £12.50
FULL DAY - 8:00am - 5:30pm £17.00
** Early bird discounts valid on advance online bookings only. Valid for core hours & full day booking only.
9am - 12pm
1 - 4pm
Late Collection Charge
All late collections after the time paid for will incur a charge of £5.00 for the first 0 - 15 minutes and a further £10.00 for a child collected between 15 - 30 minutes late and a further £5.00 for every 15 minutes late after this. Non-payment of these late collection charges could mean a forfeit of your child's place in the future.
Book your space
Does your child have one of the following health conditions? If so, we require some additional information, please complete the form below and email it to Guy with your reference number.
For Disability Playscheme, please fill in the form below and return to Karl on email with your reference number:
The booking process
When booking online you will be taken to a third party website to book. If you are booking via childcare vouchers or for Middlemarch funded places - email Guy
Select your required session / sessions required, (they will be highlighted in yellow) and add it to the basket. Repeat the above process for each session you require. Ensure all your required sessions appear in your basket before you check out.
Please note: If you need to book places for more than one child, you must complete the process for each child individually.
By booking onto playscheme you agree to the following terms & conditions:
If you wish to cancel your child's space or reduce the number of sessions booked, please give 48 hours notice or you will be charged. In order for your refund to be processed by the Manager, please email Guy quoting your reference number. Please view the full policy here.
NBLT reserve the right to close a Playscheme.