Thank you for considering a career with Acorn Childcare. 

We believe that childcare needs a personal touch, and our nurseries offer flexibility and individuality with a homely feel. As a not-for-profit organisation, we place our children’s well-being at the heart of our work.

At Acorn Childcare, we are committed to:

  • Placing a high priority on training our staff to the highest standards
  • Promoting a learning culture throughout the organisation
  • Organising five days of training each year for every nursery employee
  • Providing a range of opportunities for furthering professional development

Take a look at our latest vacancies. You will be able to download a full job description and person specification for each role – we would encourage you to read the information carefully and fill in the application form in as much detail as possible, giving all relevant information and, in particular, setting out the ways in which you meet the criteria to be assessed through the application form.

The person specification contains all the competencies candidates will be assessed against throughout the selection process.

You can find more useful information about Acorn Childcare by clicking through the pages on the left hand side.

Once you have completed your application, please return the application form and equal opportunities monitoring form to: hr@acornchildcare.co.uk. Once a vacancy closes, all applications will be reviewed against the role criteria and we will contact you shortly afterwards. We respond to all applications.

Would you like to speak to us first?

If you would like an informal conversation with us about any of our current roles, our HR team would be very happy to hear from you. They can be reached on 01908 510309

We look forward to hearing from you!