Where passion meets purpose! Join our thriving childcare start-up in Shinfield and be part of a team dedicated to revolutionizing the childcare sector. We currently over 20 staff members with 16 childcare practitioners (and growing) – we’re on a mission to bring the fun back into childcare.

Why join us?

Competitive Pay

We value your hard work and dedication with competitive rates of pay.

Work-Life Balance

Enjoy a generous 30 days of paid holiday per year, ensuring you have quality time with your loved ones.

Festive Break

Embrace more family time during the holiday season – we’re closed between Christmas Eve and New Year.

Birthday Bliss

We treat you to a paid spa break every year on your birthday because you deserve it!

Personal Development

Access to a life coach and a robust staff well-being program to support your growth and happiness.

Team Bonding

Fully paid regular staff events to strengthen connections and build a supportive work community.


Stand out from the crowd with our discretionary director rewards for outstanding efforts and our Employee of the Month recognition and rewards.


Choose your work hours with flexibility ranging from Part-time to Full-time (27-40 hours per week.)

Ready to embark on an exciting journey with Happy Trails Play Nursery? We can’t wait to welcome dynamic and outstanding personalities to our team. Send us your CV and let’s bring joy to childcare together!

Current Job Openings:



Lunch Cover (Must be Level 3 Qualified):

– Part-time (15 hours per week, Monday to Friday).


Nursery Practitioner (Must be Level 2 or 3):

– Part-time (27 hours per week; 3 full days) or Full-time (36-40 hours per week: 4-5 full days).

Please do upload your CV below!