Bluebells Nursery, Ipswich, Suffolk

We are conveniently located in Bond Street close to the College, University and Town Centre.

Our nurturing ‘home from home’ environment is carefully designed to encourage children to learn independently in a safe, secure environment that promotes equality and values diversity. We have an experienced skilled manager and staff team, our manager holds BA (Hons) Degree in Early Childhood Studies.

We provide all meals and promote healthy eating. Our cook prepares a healthy home cooked lunch for the children using fresh ingredients.

We provide a range of fun activities, resources, and experiences to meet children’s individual needs and interests. Children have the opportunity to explore our outdoor area all year round and take part in physical activity, being adventurous in safety.

Bluebells Nursery Fee Structure — April 2019

Hours 0-2 years 2-3 years 3-5 years
Full day 8am to 6pm £52.37 £48.55 £49.07 without subsidised rate
£46.73 with subsidised rate
Morning session 8am-1pm £27.79 £26.18 £26.46 without subsidised rate
£25.20 with subsidised rate
Afternoon session 1pm-6pm £27.79 £26.18 £26.46 without subsidised rate
£25.20 with subsidised rate
School day 9am-3pm (subject to availability> £42.01 £38.40 £38.81 without subsidised rate
£36.96 with subsidised rate
Hourly Charge (subject to availability) £5.72 £5.72 £5.78 without subsidised rate
£5.51 with subsidised rate
Lunch and Tea (for 2 year funded sessions) £3.82 £3.82 -
Lunch (for 2 year funded sessions) £2.18 £2.18 -
Tea (for 2 year funded sessions) £2.18 £2.18 -
Term time only School Day 9am-3pm (subject to availability) £44.51 £40.92 £41.35 without subsidised rate
£39.38 with subsidised rate
Term Time only Full Day 8am-6pm (subject to availability) £57.82 £54.00 £54.58 without subsidised rate
£51.98 with subsidised rate
Term Time only Half Day 8am-1pm 1pm-6pm (subject to availability) £30.01 £28.92 £29.22 without subsidised rate
£27.83 with subsidised rate
After School Club 5years+ - - £13.23
Subsidised rate including meals - - £1.40 per funded hour
Subsidised rate excluding meals - - £0.70 per funded hour

All fees are subject to change

Discounts

Full week – 10%

Siblings – 5% off bill

Staff – 10%

We charge a registration fee of £35

We offer Early Education funding for 2 year olds and all 3 and 4 year olds

All children who are 3 years old are entitled to early education funding the term after they are 3 years old. They are entitled to 15 funded hours a week for 38 weeks of the year. This can be taken during school term times only or stretched out over the whole year.

Early education funding for 2 year olds is offered to families meeting certain criteria, please ask for details or see “Do you need help with funding?” at the top of this page.

There is no registration charge if your child only attends funded sessions.

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What people say about us

"Bluebells nursery is a fantastic place for children. My child is always happy when he comes home. The staff are great!"

"Happy, caring environment, where children are seen as individuals with their own separate needs and interests."

"Welcoming, friendly and professional!"

"Friendly, welcoming- a fantastic nursery!"

Our Team

Pamela Smith

Bluebells Management Team

Bluebells Nursery

Bluebells Nursery