Funfishers Out Of School Club

Funfishers Out Of School Club

Charity information

Funfishers Out Of School Club

To provide facilities for the care, recreation and education of all children up to 11 years. We provide a playgroup, breakfast club, out of school club and holiday club, supporting our local schools.

Founded 1990

  • Mission statement

    To provide out of school hours facilities for the care, recreation and education of children up to 11 years who attend a school in the Fishergate area of York;

    Funfisher’s Playgroup, Breakfast and After School Club aim to provide affordable, accessible, quality childcare for children who attend school in the Fishergate area of York.

    The Holiday Club aims to provide quality childcare for children from any area.

    The Club aims to enable parents in the community with children of school age to book their children into the Club to be cared for and play in a safe and secure, stimulating environment.

    The Club aims to provide equality of access and opportunity for all members of the community, regardless of race, sex, age, or disability.

    The Club aims to provide employment, training and self-development opportunities for the Playworkers and volunteers.

    The Club aims to be self-sustaining through fees, grants and other contributions and, thereby, to be a financially viable part of the local community.

    To advance the education and training of the Playworkers in the provision of such facilities.

    To maintain the interior of the premises and equipment and strive to keep up to date with the latest technology for children, as well as consistently offering choice of play in a safe and secure environment.

    Through working towards our Rights Respecting Settings Award we recognise the importance of every child as an individual, these principals guide our care, structure and objectives

  • Aims

    Funfishers Out Of School Club aims to:

    • The Club aims to enable parents in the community with children of school age to book their children into the Club to be cared for and play in a safe and secure, stimulating environment.
    • To improve and develop our outside play area - to provide a fully integrated and stimulating external play area for all our children
    • The club aims to explore extending our childcare provision to toddlers from 18mth - this will further support working families and support transitions to local schools
    • To achieve our Rights Respecting Setting Award - through recognising every child as an individual we will ensure our facilities reflect an environment that all children will feel safe and happy in.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1990

    Registered Charity Number: 1037734

    Board members: 12

    Full time staff: 3

    Part time staff: 6

    Phone number: 07846360130

    Address: Funfishers Out of School Club Fishergate School Fishergate York yo10 4ap

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  • The Big Outdoors - Playground Refurbishment

    Bring our outside area up to modern standards - at present our area is looking a bit tired... More