Meet the Armadale Team

Dionne Millar

Position: Manager
Qualifications: I am currently studying to gain my BA in Childhood Practice with West of Scotland University. I also have an HNC and HND in Childhood practice
Experience/Background:  I have many years’ experience of working with children through various volunteering jobs
Interesting fact: I have recently moved into my own home with my boyfriend and our little dog. I would one day love to travel the world

Helen Stewart

Position: Practitioner/Bus Driver
Qualifications: HNC in Childhood Practice
Experience/Background: I previously worked at the swimming pool as a swimming teacher too
Interesting fact:In my spare time I enjoy going out on trips in my camper van as well as taking my dogs out on long walks

Tracy Hill

Position: Practitioner
Qualifications:  I have a NC level 5 in Play work and PDA in Childhood Practice. I am currently studying Social Services (Children and Young People) level Experience/Background: I have been a parent helper at my daughters school for many years as well as being kids church ministry team leader
Interesting fact: I am a mum of 3 girls, have 3 crazy dogs and love penguins (including the chocolate variety 😁)

Vicki-Ann Black


Position: Practitioner
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Elaine Harley

Position: Escort/Walker
Qualifications: National Progression Award qualification
Experience/Background: I have previously worked at Dale Kids before taken over by Simply Play, in total I have served 15 years in the company
Interesting fact: I love to watch my husband’s band play at the weekend and often sing in it. I like to go on long walks, drives and spend my spare time with family and friends

George McKee

Position: Escort/Walker
Experience/Background: George joined our team at the end of 2017. I previously was a janitor in Alexander Peden primary school and served many years there. I am now a grandad to my 2 beautiful grandkids
Interesting fact: I enjoy watching the football, going on holidays and spending time with my family and friends in my spare time

Shannon Davidson

Position: Modern Apprentice
Qualifications: I previously studied National 5 Childcare whilst at school
Experience/Background: I have recently finished school and now, a modern apprentice at Simply Play. I enjoy volunteering at various holiday clubs with Armadale community centre
Interesting fact: I like elephants and one day I would like to do an elephant trek