We offer ‘30 hours childcare for working parents’.

We are an independent nursery in Seaham, caring for children aged 2-5 years. All staff are qualified to level 3 and above. Most staff also hold a paediatric first aid qualification.

Spaces are available on a full and part time basis and all meals and snacks are included in the price.

Staff have knowledge and experience of caring for children with additional needs and disability.

We are open all year round and offer funded places for eligible 2 year olds and all 3 and 4 year olds.

To find out more about help with childcare costs please visit www.durham.gov.uk/childcarecosts

When is it on?

Session information
We are open from 8.00am - 6.00pm with part time sessions available.
8.00am - 6.00pm / 8.00am - 1.00pm / 1.00pm - 6.00pm

Who to contact

Contact name
Gillian Mellenthin
Contact position
Nursery Manager
0191 513 0293

Where to go

Emily Street East
County Durham

Other details

Cost description
Please contact us for details


Childcare availability
Closed bank holidays
Free 3/4 yr places
Free 2 yr places
Will be providing 30 hours

Vacancy details

Immediate vacancies?
Other information
Full and part time spaces available for term time only and all year round places

Other details

School drop off/collection
Last Ofsted inspection grade
Ofsted report
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Local Offer

Local Offer description

The staff here at Little Waves all have experience and knowledge of a differing range of needs.

We are accessible to all chldren and families with mobility needs.

Staff regularly update their knowledge through training and research, and work closely with each family to obtain and develop a plan of support.

Contact name
Gillian Mellenthin / Lisa Roberts
Contact telephone
0191 513 0293
Contact email

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Address: 1  Emily Street East  Seaham  County Durham

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