£7920 Plus VAT
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A rewarding and flexible opportunity where you’re in control of your own time as you inspire and empower little ones with original storytelling and dramatic play classes.
In Debutots classes we bring our original, fictional tales to life. We combine learning and play to create unique weekly group adventures. Our classes empower little ones with confidence, creativity and a love of language. At a time when they’re learning about everything… Debutots makes it fun.
Working with children aged 6 months – 7 years, We are the UK’s premier drama-in-education company for the early years, running original classes expertly created to support National Curricula. We use original Debutots stories, drama and play techniques to promote skilful communication, develop cognitive skills and grow a child’s positive sense of themselves and of others.
We are filling a much needed gap in education as we inspire small children to develop their learning and their confidence through creativity. What could be more rewarding than making a lasting difference to children’s lives?
Debutots franchisees continue to benefit from a diverse and stable customer base and this offers flexibility as to how you want to run your business and from where you generate your income stream. Classes are delivered in Schools, Nurseries and Children’s Centres across the UK. We are also active in the local community where we run our popular Parent and Child sessions in local venues.
Our franchise model and our first ever franchisees’ businesses have turned 10 years old in 2017!
“I’ll be doing Debutots until the end of my days!”
Sharon Redden, Debutots NI.
Debutots has enabled franchisees to earn more than their employed salary while working fewer hours. Our fun, supportive group of like-minded people come from a variety of working backgrounds; examples include: retail area manager, legal secretary, nursery practitioner, marketing director, teacher, teaching assistant and stay at home mum.
A background in, or the confidence to embrace, drama and storytelling is essential to deliver our classes with integrity and inspire the children and adults you will be working with. We are looking for friendly people with passion and enthusiasm!
We’re looking for people who have a genuine desire to build their own successful business within the Debutots franchise model. Our franchisees truly believe in our wonderful and original product and want to share their passion for what we do with their local community.
Each Debutots franchise is an individual business that we wholeheartedly invest our time, knowledge and enthusiasm in. Our comprehensive training and friendly network ensures you can boldly take that step and fearlessly leap into self-employment. You’ll develop your current skills, learn valuable new ones, and have support and advice, not only from Head Office, but also from our other franchisees who love to share their experiences.
Charges: up to £125 per hour and £70 per half hour (charges vary from location to location)
Profit margin: up to 70% per class
Investment: £7920 +VAT
Financing of The Debutots Franchise is supported by all the major banks as they recognise it as being a proven and reliable business opportunity.
Mum to 3 children, 7, 11 and 13yrs
Weekly classes: 35 – 40
Additional income: Holiday clubs and parties
Normal working hours: School hours 5 days a week
Additional hours: 4 days per holiday club and sometimes a party on a Saturday morning. Some “admin evenings” once the children are in bed!
Franchisee for: 10yrs
“I was looking for something that would suit my interests, experience and strengths – Debutots ticked all the boxes.
My family are proud of my business and I love that I’m setting an example for my kids – it really is possible to enjoy your job!
I love working with children: telling stories, dancing, popping bubbles, dramatic play; any stresses or craziness that may be going on in the world of adults melt away…it makes for a very simple and joy-filled life!”
Mum to Max, 5yrs
Weekly classes: 20
Additional income: Parties
Normal working hours: School hours 4 days a week
Additional working hours: Some “admin evenings” when Max is in bed and sometimes a party on a Saturday morning.
Franchisee for: 3yrs
“I was attracted to Debutots because of the exceptional quality of the product, business tools and thorough training; all this and the ongoing mentor support made my investment thoroughly worth it. Even my accountant said the value for money is excellent.
I put the foundations for my business firmly in place – within 6 months I was working with 15 nurseries and schools.”