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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A Typical Day At Treetops

When your little one arrives at the main Chapter One Childcare Nursery (next door to Treetops), they will be welcomed with open arms before giving you a kiss goodbye, and maybe even a wave from the window. We then head into the hall for breakfast – a selection of healthy cereals. Once their tummy’s are

Treetops Recruitment

Chapter One Childcare has been providing childcare for 14+ years across the UK and now also in the Middle East in Oman. We have a passion for the outdoors and outdoor learning and believe in letting the children see the world through the different seasons and understand the changes that happen. Our Treetops camp includes

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