Why work for us?



We are a fun, friendly and very experienced organisation, we welcome applications from caring and enthusiastic individuals to work with our children in a state of the art and safe learning environment. We opened the first Out of School scheme in Europe and added a Day Nursery almost 25 years ago. We now provide care for nearly 200 children aged 0-11 years in our two-storey child care centre, which we designed ourselves in 2009.

Our indoor facilities include a craft room, an IT room, soft play and sensory rooms. The Out of School children have many different and dedicated areas in which to play and the Early Years' children are cared for in age groups across five different rooms - each with their own outside play area. We also have a decked balcony, gardens and an adventure playground.

Benefits include
  • 40% discount off your child care fees*
  • Subsidised lunches and snacks
  • Workplace pension at 2%
  • A commitment to developing and training you throughout your time with us.
  • Free onsite parking
  • Free DBS check
  • Employee support scheme
  • Only 37.5 hours per week
  • Highest salaries in area
  • Staff room with balcony

We particularly welcome applications from men as they are under-represented in our workforce.

Email Sue today or call her on 020 8683 3322 for further information or an application form.

*Your child/ren must come to Gingerbread Corner.



Current jobs


Nursery Nurse/Playworker

This is split post, working in the nursery in the mornings during term-time and then playworking with our five-eleven year olds the rest of the time. The role involves organising activities, going on outings and supervising and playing with the children.

The annual salary ranges from £15811 - £18115 depending on qualifications + £750 Starting bonus. Permanent and full-time (37.5 hours per week)
Nursery Nurse

Working with babies and toddlers in our Nursery. You will be expected to supervise the children while they play, serve their dinners and snacks, change nappies, pat the little ones off to sleep and help them learn.

The annual salary ranges from £15811 - £18115 depending on qualifications + £750 Starting bonus. Permanent and full-time (37.5 hours per week)

We also take volunteers and students


If you would like to work with children, enjoy gardening or painting then we need your help, whether it be for one hour a week, one day a week or everyday we will be grateful for the help and support.


To find out more information or apply for a position, please call 020 8683 3322, email us or use our contact form.

Registered in England & Wales under the Companies Act 1948 & 1967 as a company limited by Guarantee.
Registered number 1424489. Registered under the Charities Act 1960 number 278093. Ofsted Registration Number 124925.