Childcare Services


 We offer a range of services to meet a variety of needs, including:

Day Nursery

day nursery

Suitable for children from 4 months to 5 years.

Find out more about our Day Nursery.

Playcentre Day Care


Suitable for children from 4 months to 5 years.

Find out more about the Playcentre.

Playcentre Playscheme


Suitable for children from 4 to 12 years. 

Find out more about our Playscheme and download the application form.



We aim to be flexible wherever possible and where vacancies permit.

Childcare Services also offers a Toy Library and further information can be found here.

We close on all bank holidays (eight) and University holidays (five) and for two in-service education and training events per annum. 

A full year plan is available which lists the dates of all closures, the weeks included in a term-time only place (Playcentre only) and the dates on which the Playscheme will be operating.

 There is also a Busy Bees Nursery available on campus. To find out more, please visit or call BusyBees directly on 0115 9229117.

Childcare Services

The University of Nottingham
University Park

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 5222
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