At Holmwood House we pride ourselves on having excellent staff who ensure our pupils are provided with the very best learning environment during their time here.

As a school we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are  an equal opportunities employer. Please click here to access our policy and procedures section to read our Safeguarding Policy.

Current Opportunities

Part-time Nursery Manager

We are looking for an experienced Nursery Manager to work 2.5 days a week, full year, in our beautiful Nursery setting. The Nursery welcomes children from 6 months to 4 years old and is located in Great Horkesley.

To view the full application pack, please click here.

Please click here to apply.

Deadline for applications: 16 June 2021

Qualified Nursery Practitioners (Immediate start)

Our Nursery setting in Great Horkesley is looking to recruit qualified, experienced Nursery Practitioners to work full or part-time full year (47 weeks).

We are recruiting for three practitioners so please make it clear on your application form which role you are interested in:

Role A: Full time qualified practitioner. 5 days a week
(Monday to Friday), Full year (47 weeks) (7:30am-4:15pm, 8am-5pm, 8.30am-5.30pm, 9am-6pm on a rotational basis)

Role B: Part-time qualified practitioner, 4 days a week
(Tuesday to Friday)  full year (7:30am-4:15pm, 8am-5pm, 8.30am-5.30pm, 9am-6pm on a rotational basis)

Role C: Part-time qualified practitioner, 2 days a week
(Wednesday and Thursday), full year

To view the full application pack, please click here.

Please click here to apply.


Holmwood House provides a warm friendly and inclusive teaching environment with wonderful spacious facilities for  children to develop confidence and in all the important ways to have an enriched future.



Holmwood House Nursery School

151 Coach Road, Great Horkesley,
Essex CO6 4DX
T: (01206) 273 827


Holmwood House Preparatory School

Chitts Hill, Lexden,
Essex CO3 9ST
T: (01206) 574305

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