Dalbeattie Playgroup

Dalbeattie Primary School
Southwick Road DG5 4HR
Mobile: 07983519512
Email: dalbeattiepg@yahoo.co.uk
Manager – Stacey McKerrow

We are a small charity, run by a voluntary committee to provide self-funded and funded preschool education and sessional childcare. We work in partnership with
Dumfries & Galloway Council and Early Years Scotland.

We comply with relevant policies such as
  • Curriculum for Excellence
  • Pre-birth to Three
  • SSSC Code of Practice
  • National Care Standards.
We are registered with Care Inspectorate to provide care to a maximum of 16
children at each session from an age of 2 years 9 months until primary school age. We offer wrap around care during short lunch time breaks as well as a pick up and drop off service to the local nursery in order for you to gain all day child care. All play leaders have nationally recognised qualifications.
MONDAY TO FRIDAY: 8.45am – 11.55am & 12.15pm – 3.25pm

Each session costs £9.00
Small charge of 50p each day for snack

This can be used as a session from your funded early years education for over 3-year olds.
We also offer a lunch club (11.55am to 12.15pm) each day for £2.00 per day Children can stay on at the end of their morning session or come in before their afternoon session to use this service.

Meet the Team
Stacey McKerrow - Manager
Qualified to Level 4 Children’s learning and development also HNC Early Education and Childcare.
Working towards BA in Childhood Practice.
Previously from Malory Nurseries, Dumfries.

Hayley Brown – Supervisor
Qualified to level 3 Early Years Care and Education.
Previously from Dalbeattie Nursery and Seabright Nursery, Castle Douglas.

Stacey Morgan – Practitioner
Qualified to HNC Early Education and Childcare. Also holds a certificate in Higher
Education within Primary Education.

Nicola McMurtrie – Practitioner
Working towards level 3 Early Education and Childcare.
Previously from YMCA, Dumfries and Kelton Playgroup.

Kirsty Chapman – Administrator/Practitioner
Qualified to NC and HNC in Childcare and Education.
Previously from Scruffs Nursery, Castle Douglas.

Updated June 2018