Angela Smith

Centre Manager

Angela has over 25 years experience  in early education and childcare currently holds her PDA Level 9 in Childhood Practice

Angela has worked with children in a variety of settings and has currently been in the nursery for 20 years she started as a practitioner and became manager in 2004 when the previous company was taken over by Bradshaw Nursery Ltd.

Linda Gallagher

Assistant Manager

Linda has worked in Bradshaw for 15 years and currently holds her PDA Level 8 in Childcare and Education. Prior to this linda was a parent helper she then decided to further her career and went college as a mature student to study Childcare and education.

Within the centre Linda has worked with all age groups and is currently working with the 2-3 year olds.

Tracey Wilton

Senior Practitioner

Tracey has worked in Bradshaw for 8 years. Prior to taking up the post she was a student within the nursery.

Tracey has recently completed her PDA Level 8 in Childhood Practice and has since been promoted to Senior on her completion of this. She has worked with all ages in the nursery and is currently working with the 3-5 year olds.

Lauren Weir

Practitioner

Lauren has worked in Bradshaw for just over a year she took up the post after moving from Glasgow back home to Largs where she was working with 3-5 year olds. Lauren has also worked in a nursery in London working with children from birth to 5.

Lauren currently holds her degree in Education and Social Services and is currently working with the 3-5 year olds.

Megan Imrie

Practitioner

Megan has been in her current post for 4 years prior to this she has been involved with the centre in different ways, firstly she came here for her work experience from school then progressed to being the first Modern Apprentice within the setting where she successfully achieved her SVQ Level 3. She has worked within all the rooms and is currently working with the 0-2 year olds.

Abbie Gallagher

Practitioner

Abbie started at Bradshaw as a modern Apprentice in 2014 and worked with all ages of children in the centre. She successfully achieved her SVQ Level 3 in 2016 and was then employed in her current role as Practitioner. She is currently working with the 0-2 year olds.

Chloe Gibson

Practitioner

Chloe joined Bradshaw in 2016 as a Modern Apprentice. She decided to do this after gaining experience in working with children in her dance school and wanted to pursue this career. Chloe achieved her SVQ Level 3 in July this year and is now employed as a practitioner within the setting. She currently works with the 3-5 year olds.

Chantelle Wallace

Modern Apprentice

Chantelle came to Bradshaw on placement though a training company. She enjoyed her time here and working with the children she took up the position of Modern Apprentice in February 2017. She has gained experience working with the 3-5 year olds and is currently working with the 2-3 year olds as well as studying hard to complete her SVQ Level 3 which she hopes to have achieved by early 2018.