How Do I Register With Zak’s Childcare Services?
If you wish to sign up to have your child attend Zak’s Childcare Services, the process couldn’t be easier. Simply download and complete the registration form and contract on our ‘Make A Booking’ page, hand them in to the club you wish to attend or at the Head Office. All that’s left to do from there is join in the fun and book on using the booking form!
How Much Do Your Services Cost?
At Zak’s we pride ourselves on providing the highest calibre of childcare at affordable costs. Our Breakfast Club costs £7.50 per session, After School £13.50 per session and Holiday Club £24 per day
Am I Eligible For Funding?
Depending on your personal situation you may very well be eligible for childcare funding either through Student Finance, Tax Credits, Universal Credit or Childcare Vouchers. Your eligibility is outlined here: https://www.gov.uk/help-with-childcare-costs/approved-childcare
Is There a Minimum Number Of Days My Child Needs To Attend?
As part of our Terms and Conditions we have set a minimum of 3 sessions per week for those wishing to attend Breakfast & After-School Club during term time.
What Ages Do You Care For?
At Zak’s we pride ourselves on providing the best care for children aged 4-14 however special arrangements may be made based on your child’s specific needs.
What Are The Adult To Child Ratios?
We always ensure that we work on a 1:8 ratio between children and playworkers.
What If I Need To Cancel Any Session?
If you wish to cancel any sessions that are booked in, you should contact the club manager as soon as you become aware of the change in circumstances.
What Schools Do You Pickup From?
For Info on which schools we service and which of our fantastic venues your child will be based at please check out our interactive map. If you cannot see your school on our map, please contact us and state your interest in our services and we may be able to accommodate for your needs.
How Do I Pay?
We accept both online payments and cash payments at Zak’s. We also accept payments from childcare voucher providers as well as student finance and NHS. If you wish to pay for your childcare via online banking or standing order, contact us for details.
You will always receive a receipt of payment and it would be advisable to keep this in a safe place for future reference.
You should always pay for your bookings in advance to ensure that we are able to provide care for your loved ones.
How Do I Make A Booking and How Far in Advance Do I Need To Book?
Booking can now be made directly through our website! Simply Select the days you would like to book, the school your child attends and enter their information. You will receive a confirmation of your booking which will act as a reference. Alternatively you can book via email, either to Admin@SchoolShuttle.co.uk or directly to the scheme.
What Does My Child Need To Bring With Them?
During holiday club, parents should ensure that their child comes with a packed lunch.