Jump Start Nursery

Choose Jump Start Nursery for your child

  • Child in tentWe care for babies and children between three months and five years old
  • The overall feel of the nursery is caring and nurturing, created by our enthusiastic and dedicated team.
  • Our garden is designed with different structures, tunnels and play areas, all in a safe, natural environment
  • We have good access by bus, car and on foot

The nursery was inspected in March 2017 by Ofsted and it was rated ‘outstanding’ in all areas. Inspectors specifically praised:

  • ‘Tireless’ work by managers and staff the quality of provision
  • ‘Inspiring’ one-to-one support workers
  • ‘Exceptional’ support for children who receive additional funding
  • ‘Meticulous’ planning to create an exceptionally stimulating environment


Child with feet in paintWe're based in Moulsecoomb Children's Centre

Jump Start Nursery, Moulescoomb Children's Centre, Hodshrove Lane, Brighton BN2 4GH

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Opening times

We're open 51 weeks of the year

  • Monday to Thursday 8am to 5pm
  • Friday 9am to 1pm

Session times

  • Full day session 8am to 5pm
  • Morning session 8am to 1pm (Friday mornings 9am to 1pm)
  • ​Afternoon session 1pm to 5pm


Child doing messy play

We have free early learning places for two, three and four year olds.

  • Full days for under 3s £50.46
  • Full days for over 3s £48.44 
  • Morning sessions £28.08
  • Afternoon sessions £22.88 

Minimum of two sessions a week.

Our fees include healthy hot lunches and dinners supplied by Little Tums

We accept childcare vouchers.


Jump Start Nursery
Moulescoomb Children's Centre
Hodshrove Lane

To arrange a visit or for further information please contact Laura Howe. Email jumpstartnursery@brighton-hove.gov.uk or call us on 01273 290458

Read our latest Ofsted report from the inspection on 1 March 2017

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