Working in partnership with our nurseries since 2004

Busy Pre-Schools need reliable software to take control of their complex admin tasks.

Streamline your processes and rapidly reduce your admin time. We’re helping pre-schools like yours to manage Tax Free Childcare and the 30 hour funding with ease.

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Key Features & Benefits for Pre-Schools & Clubs

Grant Funding

There is no need for manual calculations when using Connect Childcare. Grant Funding is allocated to eligible children so invoices will be right first time, every time. Connect’s simple grants module will save hours of time on tricky calculations and ensure your invoices are always accurate.

Invoice & Financing

Accurately invoice entire sites in just minutes. View outstanding invoices at a glance and easily set up payment plans or record ad-hoc payments. Bank reconciliation will streamline processes even further and use Direct Debits payments with Connect Cashflow.

Easier Parent Partnerships

Keep parents engaged and informed without lifting a finger. Real-time updates give parents peace of mind and increase their likelihood of recommending your settings. Close the loop with parents contributing to their child’s learning journey.

Observations & Assessments

Free up more time and go paperless. 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


Three award-winning solutions all seamlessly speaking to each, online and off. Connect Childcare’s solution makes running your nursery a piece of cake. Connect Childcare for managers and administrators, iConnect for practitioners & ParentZone for parents and carers.

Powering leading pre-schools, nurseries and clubs...

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Engage busy Parents

Keep parents engaged and informed without lifting a finger. Real-time updates give parents peace of mind and increase their likelihood of recommending your settings. 

Continue learning at home with activity ideas and resources and close the loop with parents contributing to their child’s learning journey.

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Increased Convenience

Many childcare professionals struggle under the increasing pressure to complete mountains of paperwork to satisfy Ofsted, but it doesn’t have to be such a laborious process. The introduction of iConnect in a setting can save hours of time, and allow practitioners to produce online learning journals in seconds and focus on developing the children in their care.

Informed Assessments

See all of a child’s observations in every aspect of learning to enable you to complete informed assessments on child development – right there on the app. You’ll no longer need to thumb through folders of written observations in order to complete assessments.

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Looking For Pre-School Software?

We understand that choosing a new pre-school 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. Download it free today.

See it in action Connect Childcare chats to Mother Goose Corner Nursery & Pre-School

With over 3,400 nurseries in our portfolio, we’ve decided to shine the spotlight on a different one each month, to get to know them a little better!

Beverley Taylor-Carson, operations and HR manager at Mother Goose Corner Nursery & Pre-School, tells us all about her workplace, job role and experience using preschool management software.

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Just some of our features to help you run your Pre-School

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Quicker Admin Processes

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

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Improve Cashflow

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

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Go Paperless

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

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Child Development

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

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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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Manage Staffing

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

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Accurate Nursery Insights

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

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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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