About Us

Get Set Play is an out of school club operating Monday-Friday during the school holidays. Children of any ages from 4-11 years are welcome.

Get Set Play is run by  Amy Middleton and Teresa Cole. They are two fully qualified Primary School teachers with over 25 years’ experience between them across both Key Stages 1 and 2 as well as the Foundation Stage.

They share a passion for teaching, learning and having fun!

 Get Set Play is a play scheme with a difference. As well as offering quality childcare in a safe and friendly setting through the school holidays Amy and Teresa strive to give children fun and exciting experiences with opportunities for learning and child development.

Get Set play offers a wide range of fun activities that will help your child develop their knowledge, understanding and skills (without them even knowing it! ) As well as time for free play both indoors and outdoors, each day will also comprise of fun, structured activities including art, craft, drama, music, cookery and sports.

Each separate week will follow an overarching theme, anything from ‘Superheroes’ to ‘Under the Sea’, and the activities will link to this.

Get Set Play is located at The Anchorage Lodge, Sywell Crescent, Anchorage Park, Portsmouth PO3  5UB

Anchorage Lodge has a small car park for parents to use when dropping off and picking up children there is also a ramp for push chair access. Get Set Play use the field and playground next to The Lodge for outdoor games and activities.

Parents are asked to ensure that their children bring a packed lunch with them, Get Set Play will provide drinks and healthy snacks throughout the day.
Get Set Play operates throughout all the school holidays (excluding bank holidays that fall during these). In addition to this we will also be operating on some INSET days for local schools and Saturdays in November and December for Christmas Shopping days!

The days run from 8am- 4 pm with an afterhours club running from 4pm-5.30pm for an additional fee