When she is not working hard you will find her swimming, walking and spending quality time with her family, especially her 2 nieces. 

She went to Malawi in 2011 to renovate and build local schools, as well as assisting Mary's Meals with their feeding programme.


Ashleigh is our Lead Practitioner and is also currently studying her BA in Childhood Practice.



Zoe was introduced to us through the local community 'Workingrite Programme' before commencing her training qualification through Carousel.  She was awarded an 'Apprenticeship of the Year Award' by Glasgow Guarantee.  

She has progressed to a full time position on the team.

Zoe has 2 children of her own who also attend the nursery.



Sophie is double jointed.

Sophie likes going to the cinema and spending time with her niece and nephew.



Hannan undertook an Islamic course which took her 6 years to complete.  Now, she is qualified to teach others in this context.

Hannan has two cats at home



Kate is a keen cyclist and likes to keep fit.  

Kates children, who are both now grown up attended the nursery.  She has been working in childcare for 15+ years.

Kate has also got a dog called Ted.



Connor was a sports coach before starting his career in childcare.  He worked in after school care before commencing his apprenticeship with us.


Connor has been actively involved in The Scottish Government's campaign to recruit males in the early years sector.

Connor also participates in Muay Thai and Jujitsu as well as being a part time DJ at the weekend.



Becky comes from a large family and has 6 siblings.  Whilst she was in high school, Becky went to Malawi to help refurbish classrooms for the children.

Becky can also play the guitar.



Our Staff


Wendy commenced employment with the nursery in 1999 as a sessional worker.  Soon after she embarked on her training and attained her qualifications and has been Head of Centre since 2005.

Wendy is married with two daughters, one being Ashleigh who is one of our practitioners.  Wendy previously worked as a groom, looking after point to point horses and show ponies. She likes to keep fit and attends weekly classes of kick boxing, meta fit and zumba.

She loves all outdoor activities and is very animal orientated. 


Senior Nursery Officer


Stephanie comes from a large family and has spent a lot of her spare time baby sitting!  

She has always enjoyed being with children, and this led her to make the decision to make it her career.


Stephanie has completed a qualification in Understanding  Autism.

Stephanie's interests include; reading, football and going to the cinema.

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