If you are looking for high quality Ofsted-regulated childcare for your child, you have come to the right place

We provide full and part-time day care (and flexibility when possible) for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group. In the nursery world there is nothing more important than being able to trust the person looking after your child. Our nurseries all have secure entry systems making each location a safe and secure place for your child.

We believe that healthy, interesting, nutritious meals are of fundamental importance, which is why at each nursery we employ a cook to prepare home cooked meals on site in our own kitchens on a daily basis.

Our nurseries are all registered with Ofsted, and rated GOOD.

We are recruiting!

Looking for a career in childcare? 

To view our current vacancies, please click on the link below

Job Vacancies

Charitable Status

York Childcare is a charity, established in 1990, managed by a board of voluntary trustees, who have a particular interest in supporting the childcare needs of lone parents.

A number of assisted places are available across our three nurseries, enabling parents / carers to access high quality day care, yet pay a subsidised rate, subject to certain criteria. If you need information about our assisted places please submit an enquiry.

Our Trustees are: Chris Jenkins, Jennifer Plummer, & Sarah Weatherall 

If you are interested in being considered as a trustee of York Childcare, please click the link below for more information;

Join our team of Trustees!

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Full and part-time day care for children in the 6 weeks to 5 years age group.

Our staff all participate in regular training to keep their skills and knowledge up to date.

Our nurseries all have security systems in place to ensure a safe and secure environment for your child.

Healthy, interesting and nutritious meals are prepared daily by our on site cooks.

We offer settling in sessions for you and your child to get to know the staff.

Learning in our settings is through play, exploration and being active.