Child’s Play St. Davids

Meet the team

Child’s Play is a vibrant, busy and happy setting based within St David’s Primary School grounds, in its own demountable building in the West Cross area of Swansea.  We are fortunate to have a wonderful environment which includes our own entrance way with intercom, an outside play area, two large airy classrooms, sleep room and kitchen. 



Samantha is the founder of Child's Play and a mum to three children, she has worked extensively with children from new-born up until 12 years.

She has an NVQ Level 3 in Childcare and Development and has been an invaluable classroom assistant, special educational needs support practitioner, children’s transition officer and early years’ developmental play worker during her career in childcare and education.

Sam’s experience helps to shape our setting and creates a wonderful environment that children love to spend time in.



Lisa is our Setting Manager and has extensive experience in childcare management having previously worked as a team leader for Flying Start team. She is qualified in CCLD Level 5. She is also our Additional Learning Needs Officer.



Laura is our Toddler Room Manager. Laura has worked at Child's Play since 2017. She has completed a CCLD Level 3 certificate as well as Playworks, Baby Room Leader and Child Development birth to 5 years. She has been working in the Toddler Room for the last 2 years and due to her kind and caring nature was a natural choice to take on the role of Toddler Room Manager.

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Chloe is our Holiday Club Manager and our Additional Learning Needs Officer. Chloe rejoined us back in 2022 and is qualified to CCLD Level 3 having worked in Childcare for 8 years. She has extensive experience of working from ages from newborn up to 18 years of age.

Services provided

girl playing with toys

Morning playschool | 8.00am - 11.40am

We invite little ones from 2-4 years to enter our world of imagination and creativity in our morning playschool sessions. Our playschools follow the foundation phase curriculum and ensure that children’s wellbeing is at the centre of all we do.

We create wonderful learning opportunities using our lovely, well-resourced base room and outside areas, including the adventure garden with access to bikes and trikes, sand and water, woodland walkways and a nature reserve.

After morning playschool, your child has the option to stay for our sociable lunch session, followed by afternoon playschool, then activity club or afterschool club.

children playing and running around

PM wraparound | 11.45am-3.10pm

We invite little ones from 2-4 years to enter our world of imagination and creativity in afternoon playschool. We create wonderful learning opportunities using our lovely, well-resourced base room and our outside areas.

two children working together on solving a puzzle

After school activity club | 3:20pm – 4:30pm

We have a range of exciting activity clubs running across the week including:
Monday – Cooking Club
Tuesday – Art Attack
Wednesday – Games Night
Thursday – Explorers & Investigators
Friday – Film Friday

kids with basketball hoops on their head having fun

After school club | 3:20pm – 5:50pm

Children automatically have the opportunity to join in with all activity clubs. Once the activity clubs have finished, children are served a snack and a drink to tide them over until teatime. Ongoing activities such as art and crafts, board games and outside play are always available.

Session fees

For 2-12 year olds

Morning playschool

8.00am - 11.40am


PM Wraparound



School day

8.40am -3.10pm


Full daycare

8:00am – 5:50pm


Activity club (2 – 12 years)

3:20pm – 4:30pm

£8+ collection fee if applicable

Afterschool club (2-12 years)

3:20pm – 5:50pm

£13 + collection fee if applicable

Session fees

Toddler Room prices for 1-2 year olds

AM Half Day

8.00am -12.30pm


School Day

8.30am - 3.10pm


Full Day

8.00am -5.50pm


Extra services

Pick up (Internal/walking)


Pick up 30-hour offer (Internal/walking)


Transport pick up (Car)

Sibling discount available


Casual / one off bookings

Please note, we are no longer able to offer casual bookings as a separate tariff. Instead there will be a 20% fee applied to the regular charge for each session. All casual bookings are subject to availability.

Administration charges

Registration fee

£20 per family

Amendment to bookings (Without 14 days’ notice)

£10 per change

Fee for yearly records (tax credit/student finance)


There is a 2-week notice period required to amend regular bookings or take a holiday, and a 28-day notice period to cancel bookings completely. With casual bookings we have a 48-hour cancellation policy.

Contact us

Get in touch with us today with any questions you may have regarding our childcare, or if you’re ready, fill out a registration form and return it to us via email or in person.

07708 315 118       [email protected]
St.Davids Primary School, West Cross Avenue, West Cross, Swansea SA3 5TS
Registration number: CYM00003435