Welcome to Monkey Puzzle Nursery Billericay

At Monkey Puzzle Day Nursery Billericay each child is at the heart of everything we do. It’s a place where children can play, learn and develop in all aspects of their lives. We endeavour to achieve this by understanding and treating children as individuals, whilst working in partnership with their families.

Conveniently located on Chapel Street in Billericay, in a beautiful Grade II listed building at the rear of Waitrose car park. The nursery is just a short walk away from Billericay train station.

We provide quality and holistic care for children aged from 3 months to 5 years.  The spaces within the Nursery are exciting, safe and secure. Our dedicated Staff team ensure each child feels comfortable, loved and confident to learn and develop.

When you ask yourself, what’s the best nursery near me, come and see us as we believe it’s Monkey Puzzle Nursery Billericay!

  • We guide children’s learning through the Early Years Foundation Stage ensuring they are ready for school
  • Calm, welcoming and homely, environment
  • Online observations, tracking and assessments with parent portal
  • Parents evenings twice a year
  • Termly summative assessments
  • Online Day-share for parents
  • Daily extra-curricular activities such as French Class, Wild Fangs, Fundimental Movement Skills, Mini Moosic and Sounds-Right Phonic classes, all included in our fees
  • Large, all seasons outdoor play area
  • Individual key person, self-selected by the child in the initial few weeks
  • Dedicated, enthusiastic, caring and highly qualified team with clear and up to date DBS (previously CRB) checks
  • All permanent staff first aid trained
  • CCTV in and around our whole building
  • Organising trips and events in and out of the Nursery
  • Nutritional meals cooked onsite using fresh fruit and vegetables

Monkey Puzzle Billericay has been rated GOOD by Ofsted. To view our latest report, please click here.

Here at Monkey Puzzle Billericay our food hygiene standards are awarded a very good by the Food Standards Agency. Our recently refurbished onsite kitchen has a 5 star rating.

In April 2021 our warm, inviting and newly refurbished nursery was awarded a 9.7 rating on daynurseries.co.uk. One of the highest rated nurseries in the area!

Monkey Puzzle Billericay is part of the Sun Safe Nurseries accreditation programme. The programme firmly believes that by planting the seeds of sun safety in primary and pre-school education, we can change behaviours and attitudes towards the risks associated with UV exposure and create a positive and sun safe future.