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frequently asked questions

New to Camp Xplode? Not sure what to bring on your first day? Or have a question about your booking? Check out the answers to our Frequently Asked Questions below. For even more information, on the right you can also download our free guide for parents.  

At Camp Xplode, we want to make life easier for parents and give you the confidence that your children are happy, healthy and safe in our care. If you do not find the answer to your questions in our FAQs, or in our Parent Guide, please do feel free to contact us directly.

Q. WHAT TIME CAN I DROP OFF AND PICK UP MY CHILD?

A. If you have booked a standrad day you can drop of your child at 9am and collect them at 4pm. If you have booked an extended morning you can drop them off between 8am and 9am. If you have booked an extended afternoon, you can collect them between 4pm and 6pm.

Q. ARE YOUR CAMP STAFF DBS CHECKED? (PREVIOUSLY CRB CHECKED)

A. Yes, every member of the Camp Xplode staff must have an up to date Disclosure Barring System (DBS) check.

Q. HAVE YOU BEEN INSPECTED & APPROVED BY OFSTED?

A. Yes, we are registered with Ofsted and we work closely with Ofsted to ensure our camps follow best practice and all staff undertake our strict interview, reference, clearance and training process that covers essentials such as supervision, child protection and First Aid.

Q. WHAT EXTRA PROVISIONS ARE IN PLACE FOR 3-4 YEAR OLDS?

A. Our fantastic BEARS Camp offers a unique and carefully paced programme to ensure our 3 and 4 year olds receive the best care and nurturing and the very best first time camp experience. Each staff member is chosen for their genuine commitment and desire to work with young children and each Playtime Camp is managed by an experienced Nursery Leader with Level 3 CACHE/NNEB qualifications.

NB. Children must be dry and out of nappies to join our Explorer Camp.

Q. HOW MUCH DOES IT COST PER DAY?

A. See our pricing here.

Q. WHAT SHOULD MY CHILD BRING ON CAMP?

A. See a full kit list here.

Q. DOES CAMP XPLODE ACCEPT CHILDCARE VOUCHERS?

A. Yes, Camp Xplode is registered with most Childcare Voucher providers in England – see full list here. If your provider is not listed, please call us for assistance. We are Ofsted registered and are able to register with all childcare voucher providers in England..

DO YOU ACCEPT TAX CREDITS?

A. Yes, we accept tax credits. Please see full details here.

Q. ARE YOU ROSPA MEMBERS?

A. Yes, we have an exemplary health and safety record and are members of ROSPA (The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents).

Q. WHAT IS YOUR SAFEGUARDING POLICY?

A. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safer recruitment is central to the way Camp Xplode works and all staff and volunteers are expected to share our commitment to safeguarding, always creating an environment where young people feel safe and can thrive. This includes a tried and tested Check In and Check Out policy for your peace of mind.

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Camp Xplode

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Northgate

118 North Street

Leeds

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