Nursery HR Services

At Engage HR we understand the people challenges of owning and running nurseries. Having a great staff team that is performing to the best of their ability is crucial to delivering an outstanding service for the children and parents and ultimately having a fully occupied nursery that parents aspire for their children to attend.   


Some of the things we can support with are:


  • Updating policies, procedures and employment contracts in line with statutory requirements
  • Managing short and long term absences to ensure nursery ratios are maintained at all times
  • Managing under performance to ensure the children get the very best support and education
  • Ensuring recruitment processes help the nursery to recruit only the best staff at the right time, that are fully suitable to work with children
  • Effectively managing staff grievances and conflict to ensure the smooth running of the nursery
  • Adequately completing investigations and disciplinary hearings in line with safeguarding requirements where necessary
  • Supporting staff who are pregnant or on maternity/paternity leave 
  • Reviewing flexible working requests to ensure nursery staffing ratios are maintained
  • Support to create an environment that is free from bullying and harassment
  • Creating a succession plan to provide a pipeline of talent for future vacancies 
  • Having appropriate supervision and appraisal processes to keep staff engaged and performing to meet the needs of the nursery 
  • Helping with staff retention/engagement projects to give consistency to the children

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Practical Nursery HR

We provide practical solutions to support you when recruiting staff, developing employee skills, writing employment contracts, policies and procedures and resolving HR challenges.


Ultimately, we provide a complete end-to-end HR and Training service which keeps you on the right side of the law and up-to-date with new legislation.


Our services can be provided on an ad hoc or longer term basis. Review our packages to decide what suits your nursery needs.

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