" Children are well prepared for the
next stage in their learning, or school. "

Extract from Ofsted Inspection Report – 2015


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Join our school

Welcome to our popular and friendly
village Pre-school.
A warm and caring environment



We help your child find their own potential, independence
and enjoy their first learning experience
Please come to our open morning on Tuesday 8th November 9.30am-12.00pm
(Details below)

We are a popular and friendly village Pre-school based at The Community Centre in Great Chesterford. We offer a warm and caring environment for children aged 2 – 4+. We aim to help your child find their own potential, independence and to enjoy their first learning experience whilst helping them prepare for the next step to Primary School.

 We currently offer Pre-school sessions from 09.15 to 12.15 Monday to Friday.

Afternoon sessions are available on Mondays and Tuesdays from 1.15pm to 2.45pm.
We also offer an optional lunch club from 12.15 to 13.15 Monday to Friday. Children need to bring in their own packed lunch for this session and they can enjoy eating their lunch with their friends…


We are currently recruiting for an administrator to manage the admissions and administrative functions of the pre-School. This is a varied, customer-focussed role which would suit a highly organised person with excellent interpersonal skills.

The role is 6 hours per week, across 2 mornings (variable by agreement) and the normal place of work will be at the Chesterfords Pre-School c/o Great Chesterford Community Centre. The role is pay grade CA.

To apply:

Please request an application pack (includes full job description and application form) from:  chesterfordspreschooltreasurer@gmail.com or Pre-School Treasurer, The Community Centre, Newmarket Rd, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden, Essex, CB10 1NS

Closing date for applications: 4/11/16

We warmly welcome you to our Open Morning on Tuesday 8th November. Chesterfords Community Centre, Newmarket Road, Great Chesterford, CB10 1NS

Come and find out about our friendly village Pre-school. No need to book, simply turn up on the day.

our preschool

We look for to seeing you there.


The Chesterfords Preschool project has been shortlisted
for a public vote in Tesco’s #BagsofHelp initiative!

Vote for us in Saffron Walden & Haverhill stores from
31st October to 13th November to win the top prize
to transform our outside spaces!