Do you have an Early Years Service for Sale? We can help you!

We will advertise your Early Years Service through an email campaign and through our Facebook page which reaches over 13,000 people.

How the Process works

  • Facebook advertisement through our Facebook page
  • Email campaign
  • Initial contact is handled by our office
  • Expression of Interest is put together for you listing all those interested
  • Correspondence of estimated costs of your business is sent to the interested parties
  • Confidentiality agreement is sent to the interested parties before we give your address or more details so that only serious contenders are given additional information
  • Viewings are set up

Cost: €600

If you wish for us take it further - ie attend and manage the viewings and negotiate and manage the sale of business through our solicitor - there will be an additional cost which will be discussed and agreed before proceeding.

We can also help you with TUPE, transfer of undertakings for a separate costing.

Get in touch by contacting us at info@canavanbyrne.ie or (+353) 1-623-5908


RECENT LISTINGS

EARLY YEARS BUSINESS FOR SALE - FREEHOLD (WILL CONSIDER LEASEHOLD) IN MID CO. LOUTH

A converted building with purpose build extension. Situated in a lovely small-town community, in a prime location that is within close proximity to local primary school.

Building:

  • 3 rooms in total
  • Large outdoor play area
  • Separate kitchen
  • Ample storage
  • Separate office
  • Onsite Parking

Opened business: 2004

Capacity: 60 children at any one time

Age Range: currently from 2 years and 8 months to 13 years

Staff: c.10 fully qualified staff ranging from QQI Level 5 - 8

Services offered:

  1. ECCE
  2. NCS
  3. CCSP
  4. Afterschool
  5. Full day care
  6. Part day care
  7. Breakfast club

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: Fully compliant May 2021

Pobal - DCYA: Fully compliant 2017

Full bookings for the ECCE year 2022

Listed 2 Jul 2021


EARLY YEARS BUSINESS FOR SALE - LEASEHOLD

Located Dublin Southside near feeder schools. Reregistered without conditions. Well established with excellent reputation. Owner retiring.

Building:

  • Capacity for 22 children
  • Parking
  • Great outdoor play area

Services offered:

  1. Currently operating as Sessional
  2. Great potential for second sessional session/parttime/afterschool care

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: fully compliant December 2020

Closing date for this interest: 16 Jul 2021

Listed 1 Jul 2021


EARLY YEARS BUSINESS AND BUILDING FOR SALE - FREEHOLD

Large purpose-built facility, situated in Co. Louth with easy access to M1 and in close proximity to local primary school.

Building:

  • 5 rooms in total - 3 ecce, 1 baby, 1 waddler
  • 2 Large outdoor play areas fully secured, rubber matting covering the ground, partially covered areas in both play areas to allow for outdoor play in all weather
  • Private car park for staff and Parents
  • CCTV cover in all areas
  • Fingerprint access to service
  • Disability Toilet

Opened business: 2006

Capacity: 65 children

Age Range: currently from 6 months - 12 years

Staff: 15 fully qualified staff ranging from QQI Level 5 - 8. Fulltime manager in place.

Services offered:

  1. ECCE
  2. NCS
  3. CCSP
  4. Full day care
  5. Part time care
  6. Sessional
  7. Afterschool

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: 2020

Pobal - DCYA: Fully compliant 2020

Environmental Health Inspection: 2020

Waiting list/enrolments for 2021, 2022, 2023

Listed 8 Jun 2021


EARLY YEARS BUSINESS FOR SALE - LEASEHOLD

Large purpose-built facility. Located in Dublin 12, close to Our Lady's children's Hospital. In close proximity to a large primary school.

Building:

  • Large outdoor play area
  • Separate kitchen
  • Ample storage
  • Separate office
  • 3 rooms in total and room to extend
    1. Baby Room
    2. Toddler room
    3. Preschool room

Opened business: 2004

Capacity: 24 children

Age Range: currently from 6 months to 5 years old

Staff: 5 fully qualified staff ranging from QQI Level 5 - 6

Services offered:

  1. Full day care
  2. ECCE
  3. CCSP

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: Feb 2020

Pobal/DCYA: fully compliant Jan 2018

Waiting list/enrolments for September 2021

Listed 16 Feb 2021


LOCATION IS KEY!

This Early Years Service is based in a very busy area of South Dublin (City) with a very high demand for places. It is located close to the M50 and city centre and has several primary schools in the area opening up potential for Afterschool Care.

The service is registered as full day care.

Building:

  • 3 care rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Sanitary areas
  • Small office
  • New refurbished soft-surface outdoor area

The sale includes the property (freehold) and the business.

Large waiting list and excellent accounts

Listed 20 January 2021


DOLMEN NURSERY & MONTESSORI SCHOOL, CARLOW

This well-established Nursery and Montessori school has been trading for 24 years with an excellent track record, strong trading accounts and a waiting list of new clients.

Configured at build stage, it presents 4 class rooms with a kitchen area, toilet provisions, a nursery/sleep room and fully walled soft core play area to its rear.

Fully registered and compliant with all regulations, this exceptional facility is offered for sale as a going concern. Full details are available on request, while viewings will be facilitated on a strictly appointment basis.

Building:

  • 4 class rooms
  • Kitchen Area
  • Toilets
  • Nursery/Sleep room
  • Soft core play area
  • 117m2 area total

In business: 24 years

Capacity: c. 27 children

Staff: 5

Description:

  • Entrance Hall 3.85m x 1.78m (12'8" x 5'10") Secure composite side door. L-shaped entrance hall. Marley flooring. Fuse board, alarm control panel. Reception desk & gate. Radiator cabinet. Hot-press off. plumbing for washing machine.
  • Class 1 4.34m x 4.31m (14'3" x 14'2") Window to front. Marley flooring. Storage shelving & sink unit. Sealed chimney stack.
  • Class 2 6.75m x 3.47m (22'2" x 11'5") Double room with open arch. Window to front & side. Marley flooring. Open hatch to kitchenette.
  • Kitchen 3.64m x 2.30m (11'11" x 7'7") Glass panelled door to side. Ceramic tiled floor. Fully fitted floor & wall units. Stainless splash back. Twin stainless sink units.
  • Toilet bank 3.36m x 3.16m (11'0" x 10'4") Main staff toilet provision. Toilet, sink & shower cubicle. Shelving & changing bench. Two children’s cubicles. Sink units. Window to side.
  • Class 3 4.78m x 3.17m (15'8" x 10'5") Large room to rear. Marley flooring. French doors & window to rear. Storage presses & sink unit.
  • Class 4 4.08m x 2.97m (13'5" x 9'9") Window to rear. Marley flooring. Shelving storage & sink unit. Sliding hatch to nursery.
  • Nursery 3.41m x 2.38m (11'2" x 7'10") Marley flooring. Window to side. Sliding hatch to Class 4.
  • BER rating: C1

Tusla Inspection: Mar 2019

Pobal - DCYA

Listed 9 November 2020


EARLY YEARS SERVICE FOR SALE IN DONEGAL

Purpose built Full Day day childcare Facility. 5 rooms in total. Situated close to Letterkenny Town on bus route to local Primary Schools.

Building:

  • Large outdoor play areas
  • Separate Sleep Area
  • Changing area
  • Separate kitchen
  • 7 Toilets
  • Ample storage
  • Separate office

Opened business: 1980

Capacity: c. 64 children (room for expansion)

Age Range: currently 6 months to 12 years of age

Staff: Approximately 13 fully qualified staff ranging from QQI level 5 to 8

Services offered:

  1. ECCE
  2. CCSP
  3. NCS
  4. Before and After School care
  5. Full day care
  6. Part time care
  7. Sessional care

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: Aug 2018 fully compliant

Pobal - DCYA: fully compliant

Waiting list/enrolments for September 2020, 2021, 2022

Listed 3 March 2020


EARLY YEARS SERVICE FOR SALE SOUTH DUBLIN CLOSE PROXIMITY TO FEEDER SCHOOLS

This is a long established service with a leasehold of 9 years (8 years remaining). Owner retiring willing to help with transition. Parking, qualified and experienced staff. Reregistration without conditions received for next 3 years with huge demand for places in local area.

  • Preschool room 54m2
  • Kitchen 5.5m2
  • Staff room/storage 11.4m2
  • Bathroom 4.7m2
  • Outdoor area 53.4m2 includes well equipped natural play materials and sheltered area

Current Capacity: 22 children, age range curently 2-5 years

Fire Cert: in place

Services offered:

  1. Sessional Preschool
  2. Part Time Care

Services currently not offered but facilities have potential for::

  1. Full Day Care
  2. After school care (capital grants for 2020 announced 27/12/19)
  3. Holiday/Summer camps

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: 2019

Environmental Health: 2019

Pobal: 2016

Early years Education Focused Inspection: 2016

Enrolments currently being taken and waiting list for 2020

Listed 8 Jan 2020


EARLY YEARS SERVICE FOR SALE IN KILDARE COMMUTER TOWN

Busy, with growing population and very little competition. Successfully trading for over 10 years. Purpose Built Building in fantastic location. Creche, Preschool & Afterschool with capacity for 50-60 children. 4 rooms in total, outdoor play area, separate kitchen, ample storage and separate office.

Building: Long Lease with attractive rent. Purpose-built facility in Prestigious Estate.

Capacity: c. 55 children

Staff: Fully qualified staff in place, ranging from QQI Level 5 to QQI Level 8

Age Range: currently from 2 - 9 years

Situated: Kildare Commuter Town with direct rail link to Dublin. Close proximity to local primary schools.

Services offered:

  1. ECCE
  2. Afterschool
  3. Full day care

Last Inspection Report from Tusla: July 2018

Pobal - DCYA fully compliant

Full with Waiting list/enrolments for September 2019, 2020 and 2021

Listed 8 May 2019

Testimonial

You have no idea of the peace of mind I had when I got the letter came to say NERA was visiting. I passed with flying colours. I had everything the Inspector looked for thanks to the work carried out by Canavan and Byrne. It was the best money I have ever spent from a business point of view. It removed all the stress! Canavan Byrne was my saviour!

Ruth McNamara, Lilliput's Montessori, Rhebogue, Limerick