Meet the Kirknewton Team

Alexis Aitken

Position; Manager
Qualifications:  BA and HND in Childhood Practice, NC and HNC in Early Education and Childcare, NC in Child, Health and Social Care Experience/Background: Previously, I was a Care Worker in my village, where I supported the elderly to live independently in their own homes. I then became a Paediatric Carer where I provided Health and Social Care to children with complex needs. I have been a Childcare Practitioner in an Out of School Care Setting as well as a Childcare Practitioner in a Local Authority Nursery School. I am also currently the Manager of a Playgroup.
Interesting Fact: I was born to be a HIPPIE, I LOVE Camper Vans, flowers, bright colours, little jazzy bits and bobs and Elephants

Ashleigh Millar

Position:  Playworker
I am working towards my SVQ Social Services (Children and Young People) at SCQF Level 7

Interesting fact:
I used to have a chicken called Susan that also had a little Mohawk 🙂