Creative and inspirational teachers make Berkhampstead the very fine school that it is. Our Day Nursery is characterised by its warm and caring, professional staff.

Excellent staff are the key to a successful school.

— Mrs Andrews, our founder.

Current Vacancies

Day Nursery Opportunities

Fantastic opportunities to work at Berkhampstead Day Nursery, Cheltenham are available. We are always interested to hear from well-qualified and caring individuals who love to work with children and want to do so in a fun environment with a great team spirit.

Day Nursery Practitioner

School Opportunities

School - we are proud of the calibre of our staff and invariably attract a strong field when vacancies arise. We are always interested to receive high calibre teachers’ details - do get in touch and send a CV.

Considering going into teaching?

Do you have experience with sports coaching, Early Years, and/or playing a musical instrument? Here’s chance to make the very most of it and inspire children!

I learnt so much, had real responsibility and gained skills invaluable for my PGCE course. Fab colleagues and great children!

— Amie J, former gap student, now qualified teacher.

Gap Students Wanted

Contact us about work experience at Berkhampstead, where you can develop skills and build your CV in a lovely environment, with delightful children who are eager to learn.

Our gap students support staff and children in lessons, and have input into how they are taught. There is scope to take initiative and to teach, under the guidance of our talented permanent staff.

Work With Us

Thinking of applying? You will be eager, organised and will enjoy working with children. You might be a recent school leaver, a university student on a placement year or a recent graduate. You will be interested in gaining experience in the classrooms of a leading Independent Prep School with a distinct specialism in music.

The key is to be committed, caring and wiling to learn. Enthusiasm is essential - the rewards are many!

Opportunities occasionally arise during the school year, so please do enquire. There’ll be playground duties and some administration work. Payment may be available for after-school clubs and holiday club sessions.

Berkhampstead is a wonderful place to be a child. It is a wonderful place to work – come and be a part of it.

— Richard Cross, Headmaster

Our Nursery

A spacious and lovely setting, equipped to the very highest standards, Berkhampstead Day Nursery provides outstanding year-round care to children from 3 months of age.

Set in the leafy Pittville Circus Road in North Cheltenham, the Day Nursery has large, airy rooms, specifically designed with young children in mind and provides a lovely working environment.

The grounds are extensive and accessible and adjoin those of Berkhampstead School. Links with the School are close and the playgrounds, purpose-built school gym and library are superb resources available for us to use.