World Franchise Review 2018

WORLD FRANCHISE REVIEW Services Child Related 90 Sherpa Kids Serving the needs of local communities For more details please contact: These days both parents are likely to be employed and working longer hours than ever, so families and communities are desperate for good quality, affordable day care or outside school hours care. Sherpa Kids assists local communities with creative, engaging, fun, safe and secure environments for the care of school-aged children. Our teams manage the stress for families with before/after school and during holidays care that is delivered directly on school or similar premises by qualified personnel meeting international best practice standards. Dawn Engelbrecht, Managing Director, says: “We have the collective knowledge that comes with a larger, experienced out of school care service provider. A solid history, underpinned by a high level of knowhow, integrity, expertise and knowledge that professionalises our brand, our systems and most importantly our people since 1996.” Sherpa Kids operates in over 265 schools, supported by over 120 franchisees and looks after over 9000 primary school children in their local community EVERY day! Its international franchise was launched in 2012 and has seen the brand extended into Australia, the UK, Ireland, Canada and South Africa. The popularity centred on its low-cost entry for local unit franchisees, well established business support platforms and a franchise system which has evolved from over 20 years of market experience. There is a high local demand, with the opportunity to operate in multiple, closely located schools. “Sherpa Kids has intangible energy with a genuine passion for delivering a quality structured safe service and a solid business every time,” says Engelbrecht. “In the same way as mountaineers use the skills and knowledge of the Sherpa people to guide them safely to their summit, franchisees can rely on Sherpa Kids’ expertise to guide them with everything that goes with managing, planning and running an outstanding and affordable business.” Sherpa Kids are looking for individuals or companies who have the capability to develop and manage a country master franchise that makes a difference for their local communities. Ideal candidates will have a background in business development or management, an interest in children’s services and education, good communicators, people focused, confident and willing to grow a substantial business via franchise sales. “Sherpa Kids provides an opportunity establish a strong local business that franchises can be proud of,” adds Engelbrecht. “A business that serves their local communities, keeping children safe and returning an income directly back into the community it is based within – the franchisee and the school.” Make a difference to your local communities by providing out of school care services for primary aged children Country of Origin Australia / New Zealand Target Markets India, China, United States, UAE, Kuwait, King- dom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Oman, Egypt, Tunisia, Algeria, Morocco, Worldwide