The benefits of being part of the tiney community

Earn more

We’ll help you fill places and find you great rates. Best of all, if you’re approved to join, then our service is free.

Reduce costs

You’ll get money saving perks such as free insurance, contracts and specialist early years expert support.

Save time

We’ll drastically reduce your admin time with our app and plug you in to our ever growing tiney community.

The tiney app

If you join tiney you’ll get to use our new assistant app which connects you directly with tiney families. The app is super simple, GDPR friendly and a huge time saver for things like payments, messaging and much more. As a new tiney provider we’ll also enable you to use the app with any existing family relationships you have - completely free.

  • Save hours of admin every week

  • GDPR friendly messaging

  • Super fast payments

  • Free insurance from Morton Michel

  • 24/7 Early Years and small business support from tiney

Your tiney webpage

As a tiney childcare provider you’ll also get a completely free webpage which is beautifully designed to help parents understand more about you and your setting.

  • Get online with your own webpage

  • Free marketing to prospective families

  • Show your setting in it’s best light

  • Connect with the wider tiney community

  • 24/7 Early Years and small business support from tiney

Meet our community team

If you register your interest our tiney community team will be on hand to answer any questions you might have about how tiney works, and guide you through what we look for in our ‘Trusted by tiney’ suitability check.

Ellie Mulcahy

tiney Community Manager

Annaliese Hendry

tiney Community Manager

Jo Lee

tiney Community Manager

The key commitments we’ll be making to one another if you choose to join tiney.

tiney App

You use the tiney app for messaging families, receiving payments and other features that we add over time.

Filling Availability

We’ll market your availability on and help fill places at a great rate that you’re happy with.


You use our free insurance-backed contracts for the families we place with you.


You make a commitment to meet our quality standard and we’ll clearly guide you through the requirements at every stage.


We streamline payments from families so that you’re paid in advance and at your schedule, removing any awkwardness around late payments or billing for extras.

Our Business

Our service and products are completely free for you. We add a small fee to childcare bills to cover the comprehensive tiney service.

Interested in joining tiney?

Call us on 020 3886 0966

Monday to Friday: 09:00 - 19:00 (UK time)

If you’re interested in joining then you’ll need to complete a quick ‘Trusted by tiney’ questionnaire to check if you’re a good match. After that you’ll be able to book a convenient home visit so we can chat a little more.

Sign up for a no obligation email that will guide you through our online suitability check.

Chat to our community team right now about how to register for our online suitability check.

Enter your number & we’ll chat through completing the online suitability check.

Tiney is a trading name of Village Children Limited registered in England & Wales.