Our Nursery is located within the Markyate Surgery. We offer nursery education for children aged between two and five years. Offering a large open-plan setting, with two different classrooms on top of our outdoor garden space, specially designed for children to explore and facilitate their own learning. Our vision for Markyate is to create a happy, friendly, safe and nurturing environment aimed at welcoming children and their families and making them feel valued. We are a place where achievement is expected and celebrated; a nursery promoting inclusivity and kindness, values which we expect our children to take with them after leaving our nursery. We take pride in the success our children go on to achieve. The positive support of our parents and the wider community is very important to us all, and we maintain an open and welcoming environment where we can work in partnership for the benefit of our children and families.

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Our Location

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Markyate Road, Dagenham, RM8 2LD

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Bus Routes

62, 145, 368

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Opening Times

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Monday 08:00-18:00
Tuesday 08:00-18:00
Wednesday 08:00-18:00
Thursday 08:00-18:00
Friday 08:00-18:00

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Manager & Deputy Manager


Jane Rozario

Manager, Chestnut Nursery Schools Markyate

I am Jane Rozario, I am very passionate about my diverse and vibrant job role as everyday is a new learning experience! I have been working in educational settings for more than 23 years. After completing my Management Degree and Early Childhood Degree I started my career as a Primary School teacher. I have been working with Chestnut Nursery Schools for more than seven years. During this time, I have managed three different settings in Newham and Barking and Dagenham.


Tyler Morris

Deputy Manager, Chestnut Nursery Schools Markyate

My name is Tyler, I have over 5 years of experience and I have a level 3 qualification in childcare. My previous experience was as a room leader when I started at Chestnuts as a preschool practitioner, before being promoted to deputy manager. I have always been very passionate about working with children and their families to contribute towards a better future. I enjoy watching children grow and supporting them to learn new skills that they can carry with them through life.

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