Position: Manager (currently on Maternity leave)
Qualifications: HNC and HND inChildhood Practice, I am in my 3rd year at the University of Dundee studying BA Childhood Practice
Experience/Background: I have experienced various placements within playgroups, council & private nurseries. I am currently on the bank for West Lothian Council. I also have experience with my own two boys!
Interesting Fact: I am also a qualified nail technician
Qualification: HNC qualified practitioner
Experience/Background: I have over 5 years experience with children in various clubs and a nursery setting.
Interesting fact: I was born in Germany 🙂
Qualification: HNC in Social Care and SVQ3 Health and Social Care (Adults)
Background: I have been employed supporting adults with learning difficulties and physical difficulties for 13 years. I have worked for various companies in many different settings. I enjoy supporting people to reach their potential by providing encouragement in their independence and introducing them to new challenges. I felt I needed a change of career and that my skill set transferred into childcare, an area that I am interested in learning more-of.
Interesting fact: When the after school clubs were a new concept I was part of the management committee of parents that recognise the need for this service in the Deans area of Livingston and with the help of the community education department in Deans high school we set up this business from scratch. I am pleased to say that it is now run by Simply Play
Qualification: HND Childhood Practice
Experience/Background: Placements with both local authority and private nurseries and work in after school clubs
Interesting fact: I was Wallace House Captain and a prefect at High School
Position: Modern Apprentice
Interesting fact: I am left handed and have a cockatiel called Izzy