Our Monkey Puzzle Day Nurseries staff are all selected for their positive, caring, and passionate nature, alongside their expertise in care that they bring. We value their diversity and the unique qualities and skills that they can bring to our family and want them to have careers and jobs that they are proud of.

At our Monkey Puzzle nurseries and preschools in Cambridge, we know that our staff team is our greatest resource. Every day they offer outstanding love, care and attention to our children. They show a real passion for what they deliver to our children and take enormous pride in what they do. When filling vacant job roles, our policy is to always recruit and/or promote internally where possible.

We want to offer exciting and diverse careers to all staff that are seeking them. Whatever your goals are within our internal teams or your personal career, we will assist you in achieving those goasl and progress even further.

Some of the roles we have at Monkey Puzzle Cambridge are:

  • Apprentices
  • Nursery Practitioners
  • Room Leaders
  • Third in Charge
  • Deputy Manager
  • Nursery Manager

We also offer our staff access to a range of training routes to ensure they stay up to date with the latest guidance for care within our nurseries at all levels of staff, continuing to help them progress in their careers and build on their skills.

We believe in working alongside each other to create our very own Monkey Puzzle family. Monkey Puzzle Cambridge – Regent Terrace is a fabulous place to work where your opinion, thoughts and special touch is what matters most and you will be generously rewarded for your capabilities, loyalty and dedication.


At our nurseries, we want our staff to be appreciated and to know we value the contributions they make to our team and the development of our children. As such, alongside our very competitive pay scale, we offer a range of benefits that our staff team can use while working at the nurseries and preschools. These can include:

  • Access to a fantastic, engaging training platform ensuring you receive continued professional development
  • Flexible hours and an understanding that work needs to work for you
  • Free parking
  • Childcare discount
  • Access to free counselling services
  • Free meals
  • Company events and a supportive team environment
  • A wellbeing focused leadership team and wellness programmes
  • Competitive salary
  • Store Discounts
  • Referral Programme
  • Relocation Assistance

For more information about our available positions, please view our Current Vacancies below or contact the team at

Current Vacancies

Trainee Nursery Assistant

Nursery: Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery and Pre School Cambridge

Location: Cambridge

Salary: £24,000 a year

Posted: 18-May-2024