Little Saplings Childcare Centres

An outstanding childcare centres. Offering Holiday clubs and day time seasons, open all year Outstanding childcare centers. Open all year round.

Full time and Part time day care and Holiday clubs. Places available for children from age 2 yrs. Affordable, welcoming and inclusive of all. All vouchers welcome. Discount and free childcare available to most people, we will help with applications and advise.

Operating as usual




Before a lot of our children break up to easter and Little Saplings Childcare Centres goes in to holiday club mode. We had a visit from the easter bunny. Its been a busy week.

Photos from Little Saplings Childcare Centres's post 30/03/2023

Great Day at Little Saplings The staff had as much fun as the children.


Reminder to all parents of 3 and 4 year olds. The deadline for applying for a 30 hour funding code on the Gov website. Is this week. If you do not have the code by the end of this week. It will not be able to be used until september.


Just a reminder Thursday 30th March we will be having some special visitors


Little Saplings Childcare are hiring due to expansion. A great job for those who enjoy working with young children.
We are located on the Walsall, Sandwell border. WS5 4EJ.
Full time positions available
1. Apprenticeships
2. L3 fully qualified Nursery Practitioners.
Send us your CV and complete our online application form.


The centre will be open as normal from Tuesday 3rd January, for all. After our annual closure and bank holidays.


Congratulations to Nicola on the arrival of her new daughter, Baby Tilly.


Reminder to all parents who have 30 hours codes, renew them before th the new term starts or you may loose funding.


Just a reminder applications for funded places for a January start are now open.


As a remark of respect and after receiving Guidance from the Department for Education. Little Saplings Childcare Centres will be closed for the Bank Holiday on Monday 19th September 2022.

Photos from Little Saplings Childcare Centres's post 11/09/2022

Photos from Little Saplings Childcare Centres's post


For any of our parents looking for something to do with your little ones this weekend . Handsworth rugby club (they’re only round the corner from the nursery ) are hosting a community day on Sunday 28th August 12-6.


This Sunday, we’re opening Handsworth up to our community! 🙌🏻

For anyone interested in getting into rugby, becoming part of a great social community, or for those who just want to know what Handsworth is all about, come down to Handsworth RUFC this Sunday!

⏰ 12-6pm
ℹ️ Information on all teams
🏏 Games and demonstrations
🍔 Refreshments and snacks available
👦🏻 Childrens activities
🏅 Prizes available

📍 Birmimgham Road, WS5 3JP

Get in touch for more information!

Photos from YourlocalpantryWednesbury's post 22/08/2022

Photos from YourlocalpantryWednesbury's post


Can we remind parents. If you qualify for 30hr funding. You must apply BEFORE 31st August to cover the Auturmn term.



HRUFC welcome to the fold The Little Saplings Children Centre with their Player Sponsorship of Matthew Williams

A huge thank you to Nicola for your generosity 🙌🏻

🏉 Player Profile 🏉

Name: Matt Williams

Position: Prop

Biggest Rugby Achievement: Being picked for Presidents’ Day last year as my 1st game for Handsworth, playing the full 80 and starting what would be the triple over Veseyans last season

Favourite Game Played: Presidents’ Day this year against a good selection of invitational players

What are you looking forward to the most this season? Getting back out on the pitch and seeing what we can do again this year


Revamp of the gardens well under way. This is our construction themed area taking shape.


Some new play goodies. In our new play area.


We have a rare vacancy for a qualified L3 Nursery Practitioner working Term Time only, 30 hours per week. With opportunities for overtime. This is a 12 month contract with the possibility of extension. Working various shift patterns during the hours of 7am to 6pm. ALL application forms are to be completed through our website in order for them to be considered .


Kung Hei Fat Choi
(wishing you great happiness and prosperity)


To say thank you for the left overs (see below) they did a little dance.

Are you #ReindeerReady? 18/12/2021

Are you #ReindeerReady?

Reindeer visited the centre today to see if there was any food left from yesterdays party

Are you #ReindeerReady? New festive content will be released every day with Iggy’s Christmas Countdown. Check daily to see what special surprise is behind each door!


Merry Christmas


Reminder to all parents. If a child is 3 on or before 31st December and you think you qualify for 30hr funding. You need to apply and get the code as soon as the system lets you. We can not apply for you. If theres a delay and the code is not issued till after the 31st then it will not be valid till 1st April 2022.

For paid places remember our prices go up on 1st January 2022.


At Little Saplings we take the Health of our Staff, Children and Families very seriously. If your child has a persistent cough they need to be seen by a doctor and get a PCR Covid test. Call NHS 111
if your doctor cant help and they will sort immediate appointments. Plus Sandwell has 100's of immediate appointments for PCR tests (even at weekends) available. Dont dose your child up and send them in. Protect your child, your family and those at the nursery and their families.


Our new extension that is now our Preschool Room is fully up and running. This almost doubles the number of children we can take, Further refurbishment is planned.


Applications for Funded places for January. Close this 19th Jan. Next round will be for April starts.


We have to remind parents School Places are decided by the Local Authority and not the schools. Attending a school Nursery does not Guarantee a place at that school.


After a long wait. We can now formally announce we have been award a "Good" by OFSTED inspectors. Full report is available on their website.

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Outstanding childcare centre. Offering Full time and Part time day care and Holiday clubs. Places available for children from age 2 yrs. Open 51 weeks a year. Affordable, welcoming and inclusive of all. All vouchers welcome. Discount and free childcare available to most people, we will help with applications and advise.

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Opening Hours

Monday 7am - 6pm
Tuesday 7am - 6pm
Wednesday 7am - 6pm
Thursday 7am - 6pm
Friday 7am - 6pm
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