Set within 2 acres of "country wonder", Riverside Cottage Nursery provides a new concept of childcare to West Lothian. Facilities include a brand new purpose built cottage, woodlandadventure zones, lawns, organic allotment, art and music studios and much more. Please check out our website for a look at what we offer.
Welcome to the place where our success story started from, our flagship branch in East Mains Industrial Estate, Broxburn. Wee Gems has become the West Lothian's leading and most talked about childcarecentre in a very short space of time and we have set totally new standards for our sector. Wee Gems has won the West Lothian Chamber Of Commerce's Business Excellence Award for the best Customer Service 2006 and finalist in the High Business Growth category. Katie Lonergan is a surviving twin.
Over the last 12 years, we have developed and matured into an excellent setting for children to flourish and blossom into confident, creative and successful individuals. With the support of adedicated dynamic team, ABC has a proven track record, demonstrating that many of 'our' children who graduate to primary school go on to become high achievers within their peer group.
We provide professional child care for children up to pre-school age, offering varied fun activities while adhering to all guidlines contained in the Curriculum for Excellence for children aged 3-5years and the Pre-birth to three National Guidance for children up to 3 years of age.
Based in a small, family-home style Nursery which operates a unique strategy of 'Keeping Families Together' where children of all ages are kept together without the need to separate family members.Located in Craigshill, Livingston adjacent to Letham Primary School, all bus routes and railway connections. The main routes to Edinburgh via the A71 and A89 are only a few minutes drive away. Also the nearby M8 Edinburgh-Glasgow.
My CV is in the download area of the website but to give you a quick overview I have an undergraduate degree in psychology from St Andrews university and a postgraduate in Educational research. I wasalso volunteer befriender at an Edinburgh guest house for adults and children with special needs. This involved working one-to-one with the children, helping them with personal care and taking the guests on outings around Edinburgh.