Cheeky Monkeys in Colchester town: a modern, fully refurbished nursery in the heart of the community

If you’re looking for a nursery with committed and caring staff, proud of its ‘Good’ OFSTED rating and outstanding, modern facilities, Cheeky Monkeys in William Harris Way, Colchester, is the perfect choice.

You can rest assured that your child will be safe and secure here and that they will receive individual attention and care.

The nursery was fully refurbished in the Summer of 2019 so is sparkling new – making it one of the finest nurseries in Colchester.

We take children from three months to five years, all year round – only closing for Bank Holidays and one week at Christmas. We’re open from 7am to 7pm.

Our goal is to ensure that your child discovers their natural talents and is ‘school-ready’ by the time they leave us.

So why choose Cheeky Monkeys, Colchester

  • All our staff have full and relevant childcare qualifications.
  • Staff are motivated to deliver outstanding outcomes for all children
  • Our staff themselves embark on their own continuing professional development by undertaking regular training.
  • Enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) checks on all staff
  • Every member of staff is paediatric first aid trained
  • Exciting and delicious 3 week rotating seasonal food menu endorsed by Public Health England, we have created wonderfully nutritious meals loving prepared by our cook
  • A personalised learning journal for all children, extending their learning appropriate to their own individual needs. We work in partnership with all of our parents.
  • All our learning zones are specifically designed to stimulate a child’s natural curiosity, with exciting and stimulating purposeful activities which will ignite a child’s passion for continual learning
  • Fun outdoor areas, in which children can investigate, play together and forge wonderful relationships with their peers
  • Educational activities covering all aspects of the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Electronic door entry systems for total peace of mind
  • Universal 15 hour & Extended 30 hours Free Childcare Places available for 3 & 4 year olds
  • 15 hour Free Childcare for 2 year olds subject to certain eligibility criteria and availability.

Places are limited – to book a tour of the nursery, please call me on 01206 574402


Tracy Hughes

Nursery Manager

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