About Footsteps Nurseries

Our Vision

Mission statement

To nurture children, families and staff, supporting them and meeting the needs of our community in a thoughtful, considerate and professional way.

To create a sustainable nursery business that is the custodian of a group of local, family centred nurseries that are the first choice for families and staff in their area.
Our Values

We prioritize your children

Ensuring high standards of health, safety and safeguarding are our most important responsibilities and are priorities in everything that we do

We ensure nurseries are joyful

Always fun and happy places, filled with the joy and laughter of staff and children.

We create supportive environment

Allowing children and staff to thrive and feel content

We engage in age-appropriate experiences

Encouraging them to immerse themselves in experiences that suit their age and stage of development, valuing process over product and experiences over goals

We support children's lifelong learning

Gaining the skills that will enable them to become lifelong learners and to be school ready

We cultivate a skilled, knowledgeable team

Helping them to reach their personal and professional goals whilst supporting their wellbeing

We aim for continuous improvement

We improve as reflective individuals and as a thoughtful organisation that communicates with, listens and responds to our community.

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Register your child

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Working at Footsteps Nurseries

Building on our commitment to nurture and educate, Footsteps Nurseries is equally dedicated to fostering growth and opportunities within our team. As we expand and enrich the lives of children in our community, we also open doors for passionate individuals seeking a career in childcare. Whether you’re aspiring to become a qualified nursery practitioner or looking for a rewarding role in early years education, we offer a supportive and dynamic environment for professional development. With comprehensive training, competitive benefits, and a focus on well-being, we invite you to join us in making a difference. Explore our career opportunities and embark on a fulfilling journey with Footsteps Nurseries, where every role plays a part in shaping the future of our children.

More About Footsteps Nurseries

At Footsteps Nurseries, our philosophy is rooted in providing a holistic, nurturing environment tailored to the unique needs of each child. Our experienced team is deeply committed to fostering a love of learning, creativity, and emotional development through a carefully designed curriculum that spans across various areas of growth. As we cherish the individual journey of every child, we extend a warm invitation for you to engage in a meaningful conversation with our managers. Discover how our approach in Chingford, Leytonstone, and Walthamstow can enrich your child’s early learning experience. Together, let’s lay the foundation for a future filled with curiosity, joy, and endless possibilities. If you have any questions feel free to reach out to us.

Funding at Footsteps Nurseries

Navigating the world of childcare funding can be complex, but at Footsteps Nurseries, we’re committed to simplifying the process for our families. Understanding the intricacies of 15 and 30 hours funded childcare, eligibility criteria, and the importance of timely applications can significantly impact your child’s early education experience. Our guidance from our Funding Page demystifies the funding process, offering clear, step-by-step advice on how to secure your entitlements. From exploring the stretched offer to ensuring you meet all deadlines and requirements, we cover all you need to know to make the most of the funding available. Discover how you can benefit from government-funded childcare hours and what steps you need to take to apply. We encourage all parents to initiate a conversation with our knowledgeable team, who are on hand to guide you through the application process, explain the eligibility criteria, and help you secure the funding you’re entitled to. Visit our Funding Page to learn more and take the first step towards unlocking the full potential of childcare funding for your family.