A family of 37 community nurseries across London

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Welcome to LEYF

Changing the world, one child at a time

Together with families and communities we enable each child to be the best they can be through wonderful experiences that enrich and extend their learning.

Our Nurseries

Changing the world, one child at a time

Inspiring children for over a century


Inspiring children for over a century

For the last 115 years we’ve seen our organisation as a catalyst for long-term social change, as well as a successful business.

Leyf History

Award winning nurseries

We reinvest all profit back into the business. This includes staff training and appreciation, continually developing our approach to learning and development.

Our Awards

Award-winning childcare

Outstanding Nurseries

60% of our nurseries are rated Outstanding by OFSTED

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37 friendly nurseries across London

We’re a family of 37 warm and friendly nurseries located across London

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Our team of childcare experts and leaders

Meet our CEO and Trustees

Leadership Team
Latest Vacancies

The most important job in London

In our family of 37 award-winning London nurseries, we're changing the world, one child at a time. For us, it's about the young minds we get to nurture, the big ambitions we get to inspire. We have a range of roles, paid above the sector average, each with their own opportunities for career development.

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