Childcare South Leeds

Pre-Schools and Private Nurseries

A list of private nurseries and pre-schools in South, East and West Leeds, including Rothwell, Garforth, Morely, Tingley and Middleton.

Banana Moon Day Nursery, Rothwell

Excellence in children’s day care, in Rothwell. A caring, loving and secure environment for children from 3 months to 5 years. In-house kitchen producing freshly cooked nutritious food everyday. Outdoor secure playground and an exciting natural adventure area. Weekdays 7.30am to 6.30pm, 51 weeks a year.

Springhead Road, Leeds LS26 0EX. Tel: 0113 282 5652

Busy Bees at Colton Mill

Our Nursery is a modern, bright, spacious and purpose built building. The nursery provides delicious home cooked food made in our on-site kitchen as well as a wonderful array of activities and events for all the children.

Stile Hill Way, Colton, LS15 9JB. Tel: 0113 264 8617

Cheeky Monkey Day Nursery, Woodlesford

All rooms have been equipped with fantastic facilities to encourage learning and development through play as the children reach each stage of their development. For children aged from 3 months through to pre-school. Outside play area. Meals prepared on site.

140 Aberford Road, Woodlesford, LS26 8LG. Tel: 0113 288 7796

Children’s Corner Nursery at Granary Wharf

Children’s Corner Nursery at Granary Wharf provides a happy, secure and stimulating environment for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers, all year round 7.30am-6pm daily.

Conveniently situated for families who work, live or study in the city centre, our welcoming setting is a five minute walk to Leeds Station and close to all motorway links, making drop offs seamless for commuters.

Our highly qualified and dedicated team would love to show you around our outstanding facilities and outdoor space.

Visit the website here

0113 2438600

Daisy Chain Childcare, Lofthouse

Daisy Chain Childcare at Lofthouse is a stunning purpose-built nursery set within Lofthouse Children’s Centre. The nursery rooms are well resourced, equipped and spacious; facilities include a fully equipped sensory room, community room and community garden.

Lofthouse Children’s Centre, Longthorpe Lane, WF3 3PS. Tel: 01924 565466

Daisy Chain Rothwell

A homely, friendly nursery based within the grounds of Haigh Road Infant School. The premises are designed to cater for young children’s needs with all resources freely available at child height, encouraging independent play and self-choice.

Contact Julie on 0113 2825766 for more information.

Garforth Day Nursery

Garforth Day Nursery aims to provide children with a safe, loving, healthy and intellectually stimulating environment, along with the warmth and care of our highly qualified and experienced staff in order to provide total security for children and their parents.

4 Beaconsfield Court, Garforth, LS25 1QH. Tel: 0113 831 4228

Garforth Pre-School

Garforth Pre-School has been running for 40 years, and is a non-profit organisation.  Mon – Thurs mornings during term time, from 9am – 12 noon for children from 2 to 4 years old. Funded places for eligible 2 to 4 year olds available.

Miners Welfare Hall, Main Street, Garforth, LS25 1AA. Tel: 0113 232 0421

Jolly Giraffes Day Nursery, Woodlesford

A well established, independent, family run nursery. We are dedicated to providing high quality childcare through play and having fun! Home from home environment with strong links to the local community. Monday to Friday 7.30am – 6pm.

16 Station Lane, Woodlesford, Leeds LS26 8RA. Tel: 0113 205 9449

Ladybirds Private Day Nursery & Pre School, Methley

Ladybirds Private Day Nursery is situated in the heart of the local Methley community. Providing high quality childcare for 0 – 11 year olds, with links to Methley primary school. Sensory room, homemade meals, outdoor adventures. Early years funding and childcare vouchers accepted. 7.30am-6pm.

Ladybirds, St Oswald’s Centre, Methley, LS26 9BJ. Tel: 01977 554 443

Little Owls City & Holbeck

Little Owls City and Holbeck is an inclusive nursery located in the Holbeck/Beeston area, with good transport links to the city centre. The nursery welcomes children from three months to five years. Children are encouraged to learn, grow and aspire while they enjoy exciting indoor and outdoor play environments.

Little Owls Dewsbury Road

At Little Owls Dewsbury Road Nursery, you’ll find excellent transport links to the city centre and onsite parking. The nursery welcomes children from 2-4 years to enjoy a wide range of activities during free play and led sessions. The interactive outdoor play area offers children plenty of space to become physically active and confident.

Little Owls Hunslet Rylestone

Located next to Hunslet Library, the nursery is in the centre of the community and welcome children from three months to five years. Staff are passionate about encouraging children’s natural instinct to explore and investigate, and children enjoy free imaginative play, spending time in the spacious gardens and sand pits throughout the day. Read more about Little Owls Nurseries here.

Little Owls Hunslet St Mary’s

Little Owls Hunslet St Mary’s is surrounded by greenery and trees and situated next to St Mary’s Primary school. The nursery operates term-time nursery and welcomes children from 2-5 years. At the heart of the nursery lies a large outdoor play space, where children are encouraged to play, learn and develop.

Little Owls Middleton (Laurel Bank)

Set in beautiful gardens, Little Owls Middleton Laurel Bank Nursery is in the heart of LS10. The nursery is a short distance from commuter routes into Leeds and welcomes children from three months to five years. Children are carefully nurtured to become confident, inquisitive, curious explorers. The nursery provides a warm, caring environment in which children learn through play.

Little Owls Middleton over-threes

With a generous garden offering plenty of space to play, Little Owls Middleton is located within the grounds of Middleton Primary School. The nursery operates term-time only and welcomes children from 3-5 years. Educational activities boost children’s communication and language development, and staff develop individual support plans for children with specific needs.

Little Owls New Bewerley

Set in large gardens, Little Owls New Bewerley is an Ofsted outstanding nursery, located in the heart of Beeston, Leeds LS11 and welcoming children from three months to five years. Children are nurtured to become confident, inquisitive, curious explorers and make consistently high rates of progress in a warm, caring environment.

Little Owls Two Willows

Set in beautiful, landscaped gardens, Little Owls Two Willows Nursery is in the heart of Beeston. The nursery is a short distance from Beeston Ring Road and commuter routes into Leeds and welcomes children from three months to five years. Children are carefully nurtured to become confident, inquisitive, curious explorers.

St Mary’s Playgroup Woodkirk

9.30am – 11.25am Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

OFSTED registered not-for-profit childcare providing quality activities for 2-4 years (funding available). Safe and friendly learning environment where your child will be nurtured and encouraged to enjoy and achieve. We choose activities that improve communication and language, physical, social and emotional development. £8 per session includes snack & drink.

Dewsbury Road, Woodkirk, Leeds, WF12 7JL. 01924 472375 / 07811 146958 

Sweat Peas Day Care & Teaching Nursey, Garforth

Sweet Peas Private Day Nursery for children aged 0 to 5 years, judged by Ofsted to be Outstanding. Every child within our Nursery deserves to feel safe and cared for, should look forward to each day and learn through play in a relaxed enjoyable and homely environment.

Ninelands Lane, Garforth, LS25 1NT. Tel: 0113 287 3388

The Kidz Lounge, LS14

Are you looking for After-School and Holiday care in LS14?
We collect from several schools around LS14, LS9 and LS15 such as in Seacroft, Gipton Swarcliff and Whinmoor.
We are open 51 weeks of the year from 7:30am to 6pm during school holidays and school staff training days and 3pm to 6pm during school term times.
We open Monday to Friday and take children from 4 year old and above.
Please visit our website for more details about what we have to offer:
Limewood House, Limewood Way LS14 1AB

Bright Horizons Tingley Day Nursery & Pre School

Tingley Day Nursery and Preschool (formerly West Lea Park Day Nursery & Pre-School) provides childcare services for children aged 3 months to 5 years. We provide a friendly and welcoming feel to ensure the children feel safe and secure whilst in the care of our highly qualified staff team. The children learn and develop through the stimulating activities provided which offer a wide range of learning opportunities.

Heatherdale Road, Tingley, WF3 1TW.  Tel: 0333 242 7178