Definition of nursery teacher in English:

nursery teacher


  • A teacher in an educational establishment for preschool children.

    ‘the court heard from the girl's nursery teacher’
    ‘she is a retired nursery school teacher’
    • ‘Scottish nursery teachers were extolling the advantages of teaching philosophy to four-year-olds.’
    • ‘It seems nursery teachers here are being asked to look out for radicalisation.’
    • ‘These schools will see nursery teachers on strike until Friday.’
    • ‘Have your nursery teachers ever explained to you the concept of déjà vu?’
    • ‘A boy was forced to drink his own urine by his nursery teacher to punish him for wetting himself.’
    • ‘Nursery teachers receive only 1,000 rupees a month.’
    • ‘She became a nursery teacher there, then head teacher within a year.’
    • ‘Unlike some services, public nurseries are overwhelmingly the best, the beacons where nursery teachers train.’
    • ‘The mother of two is a former nursery teacher.’
    • ‘Her nursery teacher has sent a letter home about spring break.’