We run before and after school care for children aged 4-11, with well qualified staff and superb ratios.

There will be a walking bus to and from schools in the Cookridge area and Little Explorers.

Before school from 7am till school starts. After school club runs from at 3pm -6pm providing a healthy meal, time for children to play and various organised activities.

Our main priority is to provide a safe and stimulating environment making sure that your child has fun while having a great learning experience .


Jungle kids is fab. My daughter has been for the past 2 weeks and she has loved it. With loads of options and activities for the kids, she has had a fab time and made some fab friends. Thank you to the whole team
Donna Marie-Higson
My daughter went to the holiday club in Cookridge before she started big school. She had an amazing time! Great range of activities, good facilities, trips and she loved the Monkey! 🤣 Big thank you to all the staff, you do an amazing job! Highly recommended!
Claire Carson
My 5 yr old son had a brilliant first day today at Jungle Kids, he can't wait for next time. Thank you so much to the staff!!
Janine Nini-Holland

Our Team

Our experienced staff are committed to providing quality and fun childcare. 

Emma Coban


Hi, my name is Emma Coban. I have over 13 years of teaching and childcare experience.

I am looking forward to the next chapter of my career as the manager of jungle kids.

I have 3 children and I am a big rugby fan.

My Qualifications include;

  • Nursery/childcare management
  • Full paediatric first aid
  • Level 3 Emergency first aid at work
  • Level 4 teacher training + further education teaching
  • TESOL teaching English to speakers of other languages + teaching practice.
    Professional attended courses
  • Teaching English to teenagers
  • International storytelling
  • Motivation in the classroom and teaching skills effectively
  • Sharing the ways we shape ourselves as English teachers


Opening in September 2020.

Jungle Kids is a new before and after school club opening in Cookridge, Leeds.

Mon-Fri- Term Time @

Morning Session:
7:00 am – 9:00am
Afternoon Session:
3:30pm – 6:00pm

Cookridge Village Hall