Just like children, no two nurseries are the same. So whether they're part of a large chain, or a small, independent set up, nurseries and their staff work together to provide a high quality childcare and early learning experience for all the children they care for.

But what is it like to work in a nursery or other group setting? And where can you get the help, ideas, tools and inspiration to run a successful group setting? We're here to help! Discover more...

Nurseries can provide great experience of working with children of all ages. Your skills and experience will develop quickly, and you'll be helping families access the high-quality childcare and early education their children need.

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The most rewarding part of my role is watching children develop and grow.

Robert, south east London

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Whether you're starting your first student placement or are a nursery owner/manager, we'll provide the help and support you need.