Working in partnership with our nurseries since 2004

Busy Nurseries need reliable software to take control of their complex admin tasks.

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Independent Nurseries Love...

Just some of the advanced Independent Nurseries features our customers love

Encouraging Child Development

Recording daily events and curriculum based observations is a breeze with iConnect. Online learning journeys can be created in seconds and shared in real time with parents. Making informed assessments has never been easier with an innovative split screen view allowing you to refer to past observations while you record an assessment. 

Improve development further with continued at home learning activities for parents, along with the ability for parents to actively contribute to their child’s learning journey.


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Free up more time to increase data driven child development

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Parent partnerships

Parents will never miss a moment of their child's development again with real time updates

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Observations & Assessments

Log child observations immediately in the moment. Without taking any time away from your children you can quickly link their achievements to a range of different frameworks


Increased Convenience

With an extensive suite of reporting, Connect Childcare provides insights into every aspect of your nursery group.

The ability to run full group reports, drill down into individual settings or create subgroups gives you full flexibility to analyse the data you need the most.

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Easy Reports

Whether you want to look at individual child progress or full cohort analysis, iConnect will give you accurate and reliable reports at the touch of a button

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Improve Cashflow

COVID19 secure cashless payments at the touch of a button. Request instant app payments and eliminate the need for manual reconciliation or debt reminders

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Easier Parent Partnerships

Increase partnership with parents to further support child wellbeing & development


Three Award-Winning Solutions

Three Award-Winning Solutions all seamlessly speaking to each, online and off.

Connect Childcare’s solution makes running your nursery a piece of cake. The software is split into three areas; Connect Childcare for managers and administrators, iConnect for practitioners and ParentZone for parents and carers.

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Use existing functionality to check your staff in and out using iConnect to automate your payroll process


Reducing the need for agency staff protects the quality of your provision and decreases the cost to your business

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StaffPlan simplifies the whole process by giving you the ability to select multiple staff members and assign them to multiple shifts across all of your rooms – from one simple screen

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Key Benefits to Independent Nurseries

Busy Nurseries need reliable software to take control of their complex admin tasks. Find out why over 3000 UK nurseries chose Connect’s Nursery Software.

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Accurate Nursery Insights

Our extensive reports allow you to analyse any part of your nursery business

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Encourage Child Development

With easy access to child observations, you can make informed assessments with ease

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Quicker Admin Processes

Reduce your admin time with features to cover every scenario for nursery administration

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Better Parent Partnerships

Increase communication and build on your partnership with parent contributions and at-home learning

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Improve Cashflow & Reduce Debt

Request instant app payments and eliminate the need for manual reconciliation or debt reminders

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Manage complex staff requirements

Manage your entire team without a spreadsheet. From ratios & rotas to absence and payroll

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Accessible Everywhere

Offline mode lets you work without an internet connection. Cloud storage gives you access to your data wherever you need it

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Superior Standards of Security

A dedicated security team protects your nursery's data. Full peace of mind with ISO and Cyber Essentials accreditations

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Go Paperless

Ditch the paperwork, leave your folders on the shelf and take your nursery into the digital age

We believe one size does not fit all, so provide an extensive yet flexible system with powerful reporting capabilities.

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Choosing Nursery Management Software

Choosing Nursery Management Software

We understand that choosing a new nursery management system is a huge decision. This eBook is designed to help you understand your needs and get a system that is right for you.

  • The advantages of Nursery Management Software.
  • The 10 questions you need to ask any prospective software supplier.
  • What you need to consider before making a decision.

See it for yourself. We’re sure you’ll love it!

Request a demo and our team will show you why so many nurseries choose Connect Childcare to manage their settings.

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