Best Children’s Franchise Opportunities

What is a Children’s Franchise?

A franchise is a business where the owner (Franchisor) has already proven the business model works and then grants the right to use their systems and processes to others, known as the ‘franchisees’. Buying into a franchise is a fantastic way to build and grow your own business with a bit of a head start!

The franchisor has already proven there is a market for the business. They have the systems in place to replicate it in other locations. You will also get fantastic support from a franchise. If you would love to own and run your own business but need that helping hand, then a franchise could be the right model for you.

A children’s franchise is a franchise in the children’s sector. This could be in the children’s activity sector or perhaps a childcare business for example. If you are the type of person who is passionate about little people and early years development, but do not necessarily have a business background, then a children’s franchise could work for you.

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About Tappy Toes Children’s Dance Franchise 

Tappy Toes is on a mission to get children, specifically the under 5’s, moving. It is a profitable and rewarding business working with ages 6 months to 5 years. The perfect lifestyle venture to fit around your family life.

Tappy Toes is the only non-ballet specific dance franchise for both babies and toddlers. 

The Tappy Toes children’s dance franchise believes that getting children active and into dance at an early age can create a healthy habit for life. Joining the franchise network you will be provided with all the skills, support and guidance needed to run a successful Tappy Toes business, in a large exclusive territory.

Created and developed by professional dancer Claire Munday, in 2005,  Tappy Toes dance offers a flexible business opportunity for individuals looking for that perfect work-life balance.

How much does a Tappy Toes dance franchise cost?

The franchise fee is £5500. We advise you to have a buffer of approximately £500 in addition to this. This will be used for local community marketing and other miscellaneous costs that crop up in the first few months of launching your new business.  There’s also the possibility to buy additional territories in the future and expand your business further.

How long is a Tappy Toes dance franchise agreement for? Are there any renewal fees? 

The Tappy Toes dance franchisee agreement is for five years and we do not charge any renewal fees. We believe that you should only have to buy in to the business once. If we are both happy after the five years, you simply continue dancing!

Baby and Toddler franchiseWhat skills do I need to become a successful Tappy Toes children’s franchisee?

We are very picky about who joins our franchise network. You will need to be passionate about the early years and children’s development. Dance experience is a bonus, but not a necessity. You will be fully trained in how to deliver the sessions safely and effectively. Enthusiasm and the desire to succeed are the most important attributes of a Tappy Toes dance franchisee! 

What training and support do Tappy Toes dance franchisees get?

Tappy Toes is renowned for the support offered to their franchisees. Winners of Best Franchisee Support in the virtual franchise awards in both 2021 and 2022! Tappy Toes also won Best Franchise New Entry 2021 in the Best Franchise Awards with franchisee satisfaction being at 96%, the highest of all entries. This means you are guaranteed to feel fully trained and supported throughout your Tappy Toes journey. 

Our operations manual is constantly updated. There is a video library of lesson plans, countless social media graphics and regular one on one zoom support calls. 

What areas are available for a franchise with Tappy Toes? 

Tappy Toes dance franchises are currently operating across the Uk, from Scotland down the Dorset. We’d love to share our classes with even more dance families so do get in touch with us to see if your local area is available! 

What are the potential earnings for a Tappy Toes dance franchisee?

The success of running and growing your own business will really depend upon how much you put into it. Many of our franchisees run profitable businesses with additional teachers running classes for them. They have made a profit in their first year of business.

Children's dance franchiseWhy choose a Tappy Toes dance franchise?

Winners of Best Franchise Support and Marketing excellence in the 2022 Virtual Franchise awards, sponsored by Barclays. This means that you are in safe hands with Tappy Toes! When joining a franchise network you want to know that you will be supported every step of the way and that your brand has a robust marketing strategy in place so you can fill your classes.

We are also full members of the Quality Franchise Association and the Children’s Activities Association, so you can have peace of mind that we are not just any old children’s class, we have been fully vetted by outside associations. 

How can I apply for a Tappy Toes dance franchise?

To begin your business journey with us at Tappy Toes click to view our franchise prospectus and fill out the form on the final page to apply.