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The UK's leading childcare nursery provider, with 329 children's nurseries nationwide.

We are proud that 98% of our nurseries have been rated 'Outstanding' or 'Good' by Ofsted, for providing rich learning opportunities in unique and exciting environments.

You'll love why we're different

Each of our 329 nurseries across the UK have been specifically designed to suit the needs of each child.

Our child-centred approach promotes the development of creativity, individuality and self-confidence through working in partnership with parents to provide the highest standards of nursery care.

Busy Bees have a wide range of opportunities for careers in childcare both to challenge and fulfil your working life. Due to the size of our organisation, we are often looking for support staff, nursery administrators, accounting staff, managers and a whole host of other career skill sets.

Why choose Busy Bees when looking for a career in childcare?

Despite it's size, the company still has its roots firmly embedded with a feeling of belonging to a family business, one which was created by three families that wanted to provide the best childcare solutions available.

The company has strong beliefs in both offering equal opportunities to all of its employees, investing in people and recognising its staff as their leading resource.

Busy Bees provide top quality support and training for all our staff on a continual basis, helping to improve individuals own technical and organisational skills and thus providing the kind of overall service that every parent looks for when seeking out a place of security and to trust to send the most important things in their lives, their children.

We offer excellent benefits, including:

  • Up to 80% discount on childcare
  • Outstanding training and development opportunities - eg fully subsidised Early Years and Management Level 5 qualification
  • Employee Assistance Programme - providing expert information, guidance and support on a wide range of issues
  • Retail Discount Scheme - eg Sainsbury's, Marks & Spencer, Odeon, LF Fitness
  • Pension Scheme (auto enrolment)
  • Free staff uniform