Undertaking an Enhanced Apprenticeships in Play & Attachment gives you access to our Resident Trainers, opportunities to visit other communities and be part of making Scotland the best place for our children to grow up.

SCQF Level 7 / 9

Level 7: For those in the early stages of their careers, working in a nursery, out of school care or similar roleLevel 9: For those in, or moving into, a leadership role within a nursery, out of school care or similar role.


These will be led by our Resident Trainers, covering topics they have extensive knowledge and experience in, all of which, they want to share with you.


You'll have the opportunity to visit a number of Early Years facilities within our community, to help understand different settings and the ways children play, learn and grow.


The topics covered across the workshops will include:Attachment, Play, Violence reduction, Inclusion and diversity, Trauma & ACEs, Whole family approach, Children’s rights, Leadership and management 

Meet our Resident Trainers who'll lead workshops throughout your enhanced apprenticeship, sharing their insights, knowledge and experiences.

Donna AdamsNursery ManagerLullaby Lane Nurseries

Nikki Black MBENursery Head in Glasgow

James DochertyACEs to Assets

Mary GlasgowChief ExecutiveChildren 1st

Laura Henry-Allain MBEProducer, Storyteller, Educationalist and Consultant

Jacqui McDonaldEducation Consultant

Sue PalmerChairUpstart Scotland

Dr. Suzanne ZeedykDevelopmental Psychologist

I amChris

I trained in SVQ Social Services (Children & Young People) and got a job working at Lullaby Lane Nurseries. I can bring all my experience to the children I care for.

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Let’s explore your potential together!

Get in touch to find out more about our training programmes, apprenticeships and supportive mentors. We can’t wait to work together to help you find your way into work.