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Staff interacted positively with the children, acknowledging success and building self-esteem by praising their ideas and achievements.Unannounced Care Inspectorate Visit, January 2017

READ our latest Care Inspectorate Report (January 2017) HERE!

 

NOTE: All Covid 19 procedures are being followed in line with the stipulations from the Scottish Government

Meet The Team


Katie

Katie

Manager


I am a qualified Montessori Teacher and have done an NVQ4 in business management and completed my B.A in childhood practice. I have run childcare facilities both down south and up here for the last 30 years. As a team we seek to give the children in our care variety, challenges, fun and freedom and empower them to have confidence in all they try.


Paola

Paola


I come from the south of Spain where I obtained my qualification as a primary teacher. I have 20 years’ experience working with children. I love the outdoors and doing arts and crafts and will be working on developing the childrens physical and creative skills


Sally

Sally


I work as a Sports Playworker with the children on fun outdoor games. I run our Monday League football training and games. I work building up children’s fitness through fun. I have a degree in sports coaching and development which I attained with Honours.


Emily

Maria


I come from Argentina where I spent the last 10 years teaching English in primary schools. I have a passion for working with children and feel that there is always a lot to learn from the as well. I´ve studied art and design and love creating arts and crafts projects with the kids. I also enjoy science and languages and always try to present the children with interesting new ideas.

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Zoe


I have just finished my degree at St Andrews, originally from Yorkshire. I love arts and crafts; Painting is a speciality of mine! I also love outdoor games and teamwork. I like learning and teaching children about outdoor life especially animals and minibeasts. I am looking forward to making bug homes and watching who/what visits…


Paul

Paula


I originate from Spain and have experience with young people and children and have completed a Degree in Social Education and have worked with all ages of children. I believe in a child centred approach to childcare and this is why I wanted to work here.


Sally

Sarah


I am a Qualified Primary Teacher originally for Southern Ireland. I love building relationships with children in order to develop their skills and potential. I love outdoor and indoor games and getting the children to have a voice and invent new games too, thus developing their sense on worth and building their confidence!


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“We have two hands: one to help ourselves
and the second to help others”

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  • ‘At the club I have learned how to do magic, football, baking, card games and how to use manners’
  • ‘You get to choose what you do and you get lots of choices’
  • ‘I have made lots of new friends that I wouldn’t have if I didn’t come here’
  • ‘We go outside a lot and I like to play football and a game called steal the bacon’
“We promote healthy play in the outdoors and use the environment around us as a playground to investigate, care for, learn from and play.”Katie, BASC Manager

Get in Touch


We always like to hear from parents. Feel free to drop in or contact us.

Hours


Monday – Thursday 2:45pm – 5:45pm

Friday 12pm – 5:45pm

Holidays 8:15am – 5:45pm


Contact


Address 134 Broughton Road, Edinburgh, EH7 4LD

Phone 0131 556 9117

EmailKatie@bascedinburgh.com

Our Core Values

Foster
Children’s Development

We aim to provide an out-of-school service for children of primary school age which develops activities and opportunities appropriate to each child’s needs and interests, through the support of a dedicated team of staff.


Support Children’s Development

We aim to support children’s development socially, physically, creatively,
intellectually, and emotionally, with elements of choice and equality for ALL
child members.

Flexible and Safe Environment

We aim to support the needs of parent/guardian members by offering a flexible and safe environment, which supports their childcare needs.

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