We are there for your child and you

Our staff have one clear focus, your child's individual needs.

All our staff team are fully trained in child protection, PVG checked and are registered with the Scottish Social Services Council.

 

 

Meet Our Team:

 

MANAGEMENT TEAM

KAREN SHIELDS

CHILDCARE MANAGER

 

Qualifications

SVQ Playwork level 2

SQV Playwork level 3

SVQ Playwork level 4

National Unit, Working with Children & Young People with Special Needs

National Unit, Counselling

PDA Childhood Practice level 9

A1 and V1 Training and Assessing

Paediatric First Aid

 

 

 

LINDA COLQUHOUN 

NURSERY MANAGER 

 

Qualifications

GSVQ Level 3
Childcare and Education

HNC Childcare and Education

PDA Childcare and Education

BA in Childhood Practice

A1 and V1 Training & Assessing

Advanced Food Hygiene Diploma

Paediatric First Aid

 

 

OFFICE STAFF

 

JOY ALLAN      

ADMINISTRATOR

 

Qualifications

SVQ Sage Accounts
First Aid

 

NURSERY STAFF

LORRAINE FOLEY        

NURSERY PRACTITIONER

 

Qualifications

Modern Apprenticeship
Early Years Care and Education

CSVQ CCLD Level 3

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

 

 

 

SARAH-LOUISE PERRATT       

NURSERY PRACTITIONER

 

Qualifications

NPA Level 2
CCLD Level 3

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards Social Services Children & Young People Level 4

 

 

CAROL McLAUGHLIN

NURSERY PRACTITIONER 

 

Qualifications

NNEB

Paediatric First Aid

Elementry Food and Hygeine


  

MARGARET WHITEFORD         

NURSERY PRACTITIONER

 

Qualifications

HNC Childcare & Education
PDA Childcare & Education

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards Social Services Children & Young People Level 4

 

 

 

JENNIFER AGNEW       

NURSERY PRACTITIONER

 

Qualifications

NC Childcare & Education
HNC Childcare & Education

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards Social Services Children & Young People Level 4

 

OUT OF SCHOOL CARE STAFF

SUSAN CLELLAND       

OOSC TEAM LEADER - BURNBANK

 

Qualifications

Svq Level 2 CCLD
SVQ Mentoring

Playwork Level 3

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

 

 

 

CATHERINE ANDERSON          

OOSC TEAM LEADER – ST. NINIAN’S & UDSTON

 

Qualifications

NC Childcare & Education
SVQ Level 3 Playwork

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards SVQ Level 4 Playwork

 

 


   

SHEREE GIBSON          

OOSC PRACTITIONER - ST. NINIAN'S & UDSTON 

 

Qualifications

SVQ Playwork Level 2
SVQ Playwork Level 3 pending

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

 

 


   

LYNN McGUINESS       

OOSC TEAM LEADER - WHITEHILL 

 

Qualifications

NC Childcare & Education
HNC Childcare & Education

SVQ Playwork Level 3

SVQ Playwork Level 4

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

 

 


   

BRENDA MILLER         

OOSC PRACTITIONER - WHITEHILL 

 

Qualifications

SVQ CCLD Level 2
SVQ Playwork Level 3

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards SVQ Playwork Level 4

 

 

SESSIONAL STAFF

LOUISE PARK 

SESSIONAL WORKER

 

Qualifications

NC Childcare & Education

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards Social Services Children & Young People Level 3

 

 

JODIE McCRORY         

SESSIONAL WORKER

 

Qualifications

Paediatric First Aid

Elementary Food & Hygiene

Studying towards SVQ Playwork Level 3

 

 

Registered Charity No. SC043033

We're here for you:

Childcare in the Community

Whitehill Neighbourhood Centre
 9 Hunter Road

Hamilton ML3 0LH

 

Telephone Numbers:

Main Office

01698 477498

Manager's Office

01698 476586

 

Out of School Club (from 2.45pm):

Burnbank

07895204035

Hillhouse

07534506250

Whitehill   

07955324855

 

Nursery (Direct Line)   

01698 476589

 

Opening hours

8.00am - 6.00pm - Nursery

3.00pm - 6.00pm  - OOSC

 

Please also use our

contact form.

Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation

SC043033