Finding a job

If you’re ready to apply now, you can search for jobs in the early years and childcare sector. There are around 30,000 nurseries and pre-schools in the UK, so there are lots of opportunities out there.

Each vacancy will include information about the experiences, skills and qualifications you’ll need for that role.  

Job application support

Find out how you can get support with your application.


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Training and qualifications

If you would like to grow in your career and get involved in other roles, find out more about the qualifications you can take.


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Work as a childminder

Explore what it’s like to work as a childminder

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