Welcome to Early Years HR

A warm welcome from Sophie Haylock, Early Years HR Director.

Early Years HR are specialists in supporting nurseries and preschools with their HR needs and helping their businesses to grow.

  • Employment Law
  • HR Guidance and Policies
  • Online HR System
  • Leadership Training and Personality Profiling

If you are Nursery or Preschool Manager, or owner, in need of Nursery HR support and advice, Early Years HR can help you with all your HR matters. Whether you’re buying a nursery and need TUPE and recruitment support, are in need of employment contract and policies or thinking about how to keep your nursery team motivated, Early Years HR can help.

Early Years HR Consultants have worked in the early years sector, so we understand your concerns with safeguarding, LADO and Ofsted. You’ll get sector specific advice from people who know the EYFS.

And did we mention….we’re happy to work with you on a pay as you go basis so there’s no need to pay a monthly fee for services you don’t use. For those looking for a retained service, prices start at £65 per month for a 12 month subscription. Unlike some providers we won’t tie you into long contracts. Our rates for visiting you on-site are also very reasonable. Sophie believes that good HR advice should not be cost prohibitive! We’re always happy to have a free, no obligation call if you’d like to run something past us.

With Early Years HR, you’ll be getting HR support from someone who truly understands the operation and commercial running of your business. Our Director, Sophie Haylock, is a day nursery owner. So if you’re looking for HR for your nursery, why not work with someone who can combine HR and nursery experience?

Find out more about the services we offer, including personality profiling and leadership training.

If you’re looking for HR document, visit our brand new online shop!

Sophie from Early Years HR has such a gentle, pleasant and highly professional manner that facilitates an easy and comfortable working relationship. She is insightful and diligent, observing and suggesting practical solutions to our challenges, which have ultimately helped create more effective teams and cost savings.

Sophie is always punctual and we receive a full and detailed summary report of her feedback within 24 hours of her visit, which enables us to implement the improvements immediately. I would not hesitate to recommend Sophie and to any early years setting seeking HR support and advice.

Beverley Holt, Little Red Hen Day Nurseries

Early Years HR

Beverley Holt – Little Red Hen Day Nurseries

Sophie’s expertise, sector-knowledge and attention to detail have proved an invaluable asset to us. Her contribution to our regular Leadership team meetings is always original, constructive and thoughtful. I would have no hesitation recommending her to other Early Years businesses

Eamonn O’Connor Director, The Wigwam Day Nursery