Cottage Preschool

Welcome to Cottage Preschool,

Cottage Preschool is located in the heart of Rainham village at the Royals Youth Centre. It offers two age appropriate rooms;


Rainbow room offers and excellent safe age appropriate room for our youngest 2-3 year old children with an excellent staff ratio of 1 adult to every 4 children. This bright attractive room offers a safe homely environment with excellent educational learning opportunities.


Our new Ladybird room especially caters for our 3-4 year old children’s growing needs. In this bright attractive playroom children have an excellent learning environment with opportunities to develop the 7 areas of learning with fun activities and friendship, ensuring children are ‘school ready’ when starting primary school.

There is CCTV in all rooms. Children have the opportunity for daily outdoor play in our purpose built children’s garden.

Welcome to Cottage Preschool

Our Preschool Manager is Rebecca Kelly

Deputy Manager is Nichola Emery

Early Years Preschool staff

The staff at Val Robinson Childcare are a team of highly trained and experienced Childcare Practitioners, each carefully selected for their caring nature and professionalism, thereby providing their own particular skills. All staff are qualified to NVQ level 3 Children’s Care, Learning and Development or equivalent.  Managers can be identified with Navy Blue tunics, Room Leaders, Purple tunics and Early Years Practitioners wear Red tunics.

We offer excellent adult child ratios of 1 : 4 for children under 3 years and 1 : 6 for children aged 3 – 5 year old.


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