There are now nine Chapter One nurseries and we have been providing a warm, nurturing and challenging environment for children and babies in Scotland and North Yorkshire since 2004 and more recently have now expanded into Oman.


Find out more about our Scottish nurseries, including our outdoor nursery, Treetops.


Find out more about our English nursery, including our outdoor nursery, Treetops.


Find out more about our Oman nurseries, which are based in Muscat.

Where a child's story begins

Chapter One Childcare has a strong commitment to providing the highest standards of care and learning in a stimulating and supportive environment. Our nurseries provide children with a safe, secure and happy place in which they can play grow and learn. We strive to encourage, support and challenge children in their learning journey, while continuing to meet the needs of each individual child and family.

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Job Vacancy: Nursery Manager

Chapter One Childcare – Management Post Chapter One Childcare is currently looking for a Nursery Manager to join our fantastic Kirk Brae nursery, situated in the Liberton area of Edinburgh. As a Nursery Manager working for Chapter One Childcare, you can expect a competitive rate of pay, excellent rewards and recognition and a nurturing and

Learning Through Play

At Chapter One we plan for learning to meet individual children’s needs. So many settings use themes and topics and whilst from time to time this may evolve, what we need to realise that to inspire a child to learn , they must be interested in the subject. For example if we tell the children

Chapter One is opening in Muscat, Oman!

We’re pleased to announce that Chapter One is soon to open its doors in Muscat, Oman! The opportunity arose last year and since then we have been working tirelessly to make it happen, and we will be open from Sunday 2nd September.