Tiny Tree Private Day Nursery Leeds

A Place For Children To Shine

Tiny Tree Day Nursery and Holiday Club is an Ofsted Outstanding Nursery located in the Woodhouse area of North Leeds, in a stunning space with dedicated indoor and outdoor areas for children to learn, play and develop. Our spacious rooms are bright, well-resourced and specially designed to promote learning and development within a nurturing and stimulating environment. As well as catering for children from birth to five, we have a fun, activity based Holiday Club open during all school holidays and available to all primary school children.

Some snippets from the December 2016 Ofsted report:

“The quality of teaching is of an extremely high, professional standard.”

“Children flourish in a safe, rich, vibrant and highly stimulating indoor and outdoor learning environment.”

“Staff are excellent role models and use a wide range of successful strategies to encourage positive behaviour. As a result, children’s behaviour is exceptional and they are highly sociable, kind and helpful.”

“Resources and activities are exciting, innovative and extensive.”

Ofsted has rated Tiny Tree Nursery in Leeds as “Outstanding”

and we couldn’t be prouder. and we couldn’t be prouder.

It’s a huge testament to the incredible work done by our team every day.

Over 90% of staff at Tiny Tree are fully qualified childcare practitioners, and we’re always looking to improve that number.

Managers at our nursery spend 75% of their time training, mentoring and observing staff.

As a result, we’ve graded highly across all four categories Ofsted measure:

  • The Effectiveness in Leadership & Management
  • Quality of Teaching, Learning & Assessment
  • Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare
  • Outcomes for Children

We’re committed to being outstanding every day, not just when Ofsted visits.


the Manager the Manager

Jay Laycock

Manager, Tiny Tree

“I am Jay, the Manager at Tiny Tree Day Nursery Leeds. I have worked here since we first opened in July 2014 and have many years’ experience working in the early years sector.”

“I have a real passion for working with children: My aim has always been to see children develop in a positive and engaging environment, where they are given the opportunity, encouragement and support they need to flourish. With this in mind, my team of staff are equally passionate and committed individuals, who share the same vision and goals of delivering exceptional practice at all times.”

Our Nursery Fees

How much will it cost? How much will it cost?

You may be wondering ‘how much does nursery cost?’ At Shine Childcare, we believe in being totally upfront about our fees. We want you to know what your costs will be and what help you are eligible for to help you pay them. We’ll help you navigate the changing landscape of government help for childcare,helping you to understand what vouchers and funding are available. We can even help you with any funding application you’re eligible for!

There are a variety of attendance and payment options to meet everyone’s individual needs, whether full or part time. Nappies and wipes are provided free for paid sessions. Siblings get a 10% discount.

Fees from January 2020
Full time
51 Weeks Per Year
£282.50 per week
All day: 7.30am – 6.00pm

Includes breakfast, lunch and high tea

£59.50 per day
Morning: 7.30am – 12.30pm

Includes breakfast & lunch

£35 per morning
Afternoon: 1.00pm – 6.00pm

Includes high tea

£35 per afternoon
Holiday Club

7.30am – 6.00pm
Available for school-aged children (reception and above)

£30 per day


About Tiny Tree About Tiny Tree


Tiny Tree Nursery & Out of School Club
Sycamore Lodge
7A Woodhouse Cliff
Leeds LS6 2HF

Tel No: 0113 2784 362

Email:  [email protected]

Manager: Jay Laycock


Catering for children from birth to 5 years, we open each weekday, from 7.30am to 6.00pm, for 51 weeks of the year, excluding Bank Holidays. We offer the following sessions:

Full Day:             7.30am – 6.00pm

Morning:             7.30am – 12.30pm

Afternoon:          1.00pm – 6.00pm

The Bar Nursery

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The Bar Council Nursery at Tiny Tree Day Nursery is the preferred nursery provider in the north of England for the Bar Council of England and Wales. This is a prestigious appointment, being only the second nursery in England and Wales to achieve this status. Please contact us for further details.

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Like what you have heard? Want to see it all for yourself? To book a viewing of Tiny Tree, please get in touch via this form or by calling us on 0113 2784 362

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Shine Childcare

Tiny Tree is owned and managed by Shine Childcare, a family-run company with day nurseries in Leeds, Huddersfield and Oldham. We’re dedicated to helping children learn through fun.