Careers in Childcare Open Day

posted 23 Nov 2017, 07:21 by Arthur Gordon-Smith   [ updated 23 Nov 2017, 08:09 ]

Cambridge Montessori Nursery School

Welcome Early Years Teachers and Candidates to our Careers Open Day 

Saturday, 9th December 2017

11.00 am to 2.30 pm

We offer a personal tour of our recently built educational environments and facilities that have been created for the purpose of providing a wonderful working environment for staff to inspire early learning in children. Careful consideration has gone into our indoor and outdoor environments to provide staff with the resources to support children reach their potential.

The nursery school is looking for both experienced and recently qualified candidates to join our fast growing team of carers and professional educators. 

Our current vacancies include:

Staff receive the following benefits:

  • Occupational pension
  • Additional days paid holiday
  • Comfortable working environment
  • Central location
  • Training opportunities
  • Staff childcare discount 
  • Good rates of pay
  • Lunch time cooked meals


A Fantastic Training Opportunity 

The MMI Maria Montessori Institute invites candidates to apply for the 'AMI Montessori Certificates Course' which will begin on the 20th January 2018. 

The course will be delivered at the Cambridge Montessori nursery school on Tenison road and at the Maria Montessori Institute in London. 

In addition to receiving the certificate for completing their course, candidates will also be awarded a certificate at Level 2 for the Children and Young People’s Workforce. 


Course Information

20th January – 25th March 2018

(Saturday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm & Sunday, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm)


This course will be held in Cambridge and London across 5 weekends:

Saturday 20th & Sunday 21st January 2018 (London)

Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th February 2018 (Cambridge)

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th February 2018 (London)

Saturday 10th & Sunday 11th March 2018 (Cambridge)

Saturday 24th & Sunday 25th March 2018 (Cambridge)

To find out about fees, making an application and other courses, please follow the link

Our Location:
Cambridge Montessori 
73a Tenison road
Cb1 2dg
Tel: 01223 352 472



AMI Assistants Certificate Course - Coming to Cambridge, January 2018

posted 10 Nov 2017, 12:48 by Arthur Gordon-Smith   [ updated 10 Nov 2017, 12:51 ]

We are very excited to confirm that the first AMI 3-6 Montessori Assistants Certificate Course will start in January 2018.

The course will be held at our Cambridge nursery school and at the MMI Maria Montessori Institute in London.

When completing this course you will also be awarded a certificate at Level 2 for the Children and Young People’s Workforce.
The qualification is awarded by Innovate Awarding and entitles the holder to be included in the Level 2 ratios of staff to children for delivering the Early Years Foundation Stage [EYFS] in an Early Years setting in the UK.

A great thank you to AMI UK and the Maria Montessori Institute for supporting the needs of training in the East of England.

Please find more information and details on how to register in the link below, there are limited spaces available.

Link - Find out more, course dates, fees and application

Open Morning

posted 26 Oct 2017, 10:07 by Arthur Gordon-Smith   [ updated 27 Oct 2017, 05:59 ]

Cambridge Montessori Open Morning
Saturday 25th November 10.30 am to 12.30 pm

73a Tenison Road, Cambridge, CB1 2DG

Cambridge Montessori Practical Life Childrens House
Booking a tour
We understand that choosing a nursery school for your son or daughter is an important decision. The Head of Nursery, Pamela Gordon-Smith is always happy to answer your questions, to help you decide whether Cambridge Montessori is the right first choice for the care and education of your little one. The purpose of our tours are to provide a gentle introduction to life at our school
. There will also be plenty of time to talk about our Montessori approach, the routines and practices we follow.
A tour can be arranged by writing to Pamela

Cambridge Montessori Nido environment ages birth to walking
Open Mornings

We hold open mornings once a year during the Autumn term. If you are unable to attend our open morning, please contact us to arrange a tour of the nursery.

Parent workshop starting in Cambridge - Montessori in the home

posted 12 Oct 2017, 04:11 by Arthur Gordon-Smith   [ updated 12 Oct 2017, 05:32 ]

Montessori in the home, Positive Discipline (ages birth to 6) Saturday 4th November, 10:30 am to 12:00 pm (sold out)
Montessori in the home, Positive Discipline (ages birth to 6) Saturday 4th November, 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm
Montessori in the home workshops provides parents with the opportunity to learn and apply gentle and respectful techniques to support children to overcome challenging behaviour at home.

Find solutions for many family challenges including:
  • Avoiding arguments and tantrums
  • Taming aggressive behaviour
  • Encouraging independence
  • Supporting free thought and language skills
  • Boosting self-esteem and confidence
  • Creating an optimal home environment for development

Where: Smiths Children Montessori, St. Luke's Church, 1st Floor, Wray Hall, Cambridge, CB4 3DZ - Booking Information
The workshop is run by Rochelle Cutler, I Can Do It Montessori
email: Tel: 07950 995771

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