Childcare and Nurseries

Onsite Childcare at Gloucestershire College

Cheltenham and Gloucester  

Both Cheltenham and Gloucester campuses have their own onsite nurseries to take care of your little ones whilst you are at work or studying. Operated by Tinies, these nurseries offer convenient childcare for children of students and staff. To arrange a free show round, please contact the nursery via the enquiry form below or just give them a call (numbers below).

Full and part-funding is available for teachers, students and those receiving JSA and other benefits. Tinies accept children up to the age of 8.

Ofsted Ratings

We are very proud of recent Ofsted inspections, which rated our Gloucester Nursery as ‘Good’ and our Cheltenham Nursery as ‘Outstanding’.

Ofsted Report- Tinies Nursery Gloucester (May 2016)

Ofsted Report- Tinies Nursery Cheltenham (July 2016)

Nursery opening hours

Tinies Cheltenham Nursery is open 8am- 5.30pm Monday to Friday. Tel: 01242 532 016

Tinies Gloucester Nursery is open 8am- 6pm Monday to Thursday, 8am to 5.30pm on Fridays. Tel: 01452 563 287 

Enquiries about Cheltenham or Gloucester Nurseries

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**Please specify which nursery location you would like in the query/comments area. 

Forest of Dean

In the Forest of Dean the nursery takes care of children between three months and five years old.

Opening hours are from 8am-5.30pm Monday to Friday, with additional hours possible on request. The cost per day is £27.50, with hourly rates available.

All three nurseries offer a welcoming and stimulating environment with caring and qualified staff.


For more information on the Cheltenham, Gloucester or Forest of Dean nurseries, you can call them directly. 

Why Gloucestershire College?

We have a lot of experience offering Apprenticeships and work-related training. We have industry-standard facilities and experienced teaching staff which provide the ideal complement to work-based learning.

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