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We’re the London Early Years Foundation, or LEYF Nurseries for short; a family of 40 nurseries. Our people love working for us because we focus on the child and their family and give them the best start in life.
LEYF gave me the confidence and the teaching to go further in my job.Victoria, Room Leader
You never feel alone at LEYF—there’s always someone to turn toSelamawit, Nursery Manager
LEYF has helped my career through ongoing training and support.Caroline, Early Years Educator
Apprentice at 18. Deputy Manager at 22.
Meet Bobbi-Jo. She started at LEYF as an apprentice and got her Level 3 qualification. Then she became a Room Leader. Now she's Deputy Manager of our Wandsworth Bridge Nursery & Pre-School.
Help change a child's life
In this video, nursery manager Yvonne shares a moving story of the incredible difference she saw in one child's life after he came to a LEYF nursery.
Pethro: returning to LEYF
Pethro, one of our Deputy Managers, tells us why she boomeranged back to LEYF.
We are friends, we are like family. We support one anotherElizabeth, Early Years Practitioner
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