Pete Moorhouse is passionate about encouraging creative thinking in Early Years Education. He has over 25 years experience working with schools and works regularly in Early Years settings as an artist in residence. As an artist Pete is a professional sculptor with an impressive portfolio of sculpture and public art commissions. His work can be seen at www.petemoorhouse.co.uk

Pete provides a rich variety of creative CPD training sessions and delivers  inspiring conference keynote presentations. He has worked with many Local Authorities and schools around the country and also works internationally. The trainings are designed to inform staff of latest developments in the field and keep abreast of new issues. The sessions focus on enriching, inspiring and motivating staff and highlighting best practice.

Pete is the leading authority on woodwork in Early Years education and has several journal articles and books published. Pete is an associate trainer for Early Education and an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Bristol currently researching Creativity and Critical thinking in Early Years Education.

Pete is dedicated to providing opportunities for all children to express their creativity and firmly believes in narrowing the gap in attainment so all children can enjoy a rich education.



Clients include:

The American School in London    Frankfurt International School, Germany    Liverpool City Council  4Generations4Education, Dubai, UAE  Bristol City Council    Cornwall Learning    North Somerset Council    Akasaki Nursery, Tottori, Japan   Central Bedfordshire Council    South Gloucestershire Council    Graduate School of Education, Bristol University    Southend on Sea Council     St John’s Catholic Primary School    Christ Church First School and Key Centre Nursery    Northfleet Nursery School    Hanham High School    Bushy Leaze Children & Families Centre    Hungerford Nursery School    Wallscort Farm Academy    St Georges School, Dunstable     St Werburgh’s Nursery School and Children’s Centre    Curzon Crescent Nursery School and Children’s Centre, London    St Pauls Nursery School and Children’s Centre    Filton Avenue Nursery School and Children’s Centre    Chester Park Infant School    Acorns Day Nursery, Kent    Malvern Way Infant and Nursery School, Rickmansworth    Freshford Pre-school    Ashley Down Infant School    Gravesham Early Years Strategy Group    Patchway Town Council    Oak House Nursery School, Ross on  Wye    The Grange School    Coniston Primary School    Ashley Down Primary School    Illminster Avenue Specialist Nursery School    King’s Houghton Middle School, Dunstable    Icknield Lower School, Bedfordshire    Patchway Community Collage  Tama Art Museum University, Tokyo  Central Bedfordshire Learning Community    Pembury House Children’s Centre   Next Steps, Leicester   Fife Council, Scotland   Childcare First, Glasgow   Bells Farm Primary School, Birmingham    St Mary Redcliffe Primary School, Bristol   Living Spring Montessori,  London Brent Early Years Conference, London  Patchway Community College, Bristol    Bradley Stoke Community College, Bristol   Gravesend Early Years Conference   Filton College, Bristol  Central Bedfordshire College, Dunstable   King Edward School, Bath,  Giant Steps Nurseries, Durham,   Gateway Alliance, Kent   Short Wood Primary School, Telford   Entrust, Staffordshire Council   University of Derby,  University of Bristol, Milton Keynes Council  Selly Oak Nursery, Birmingham   Walsall Early Years Conference    Havering Early Years Conference, London  St Matthias Primary School, Tower Hamlets  Staffordshire Early Years Professional Network