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Head Office

Scottish Childminding Association
7 Melville Terrace
Stirling, FK8 2ND.

t: 01786 445377

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SCMA Head Office is located in Stirling, a short walking distance from the bus and rail stations. Both have regular journeys to and from all major routes.

On-going roadworks in Stirling city centre from January 2018 may delay your journey. Please check before you travel.

Our Head Office is open 8.45am - 4pm, Monday to Friday.

We’re here to help

Our Helpline is open
Monday to Friday,
from 10am-4pm.

Call: 01786 449063

No question is too small!

Working together to support those with additional support needs.

SCMA is working towards becoming an equal opportunities employer and we try and recognise that every individual and their circumstances are unique. If you are contacting our organisation and have additional support needs, then please let us know so we can work together on your requests.

Who we are.

Below you will find a list of all key contacts at SCMA, and to the right, all Field Staff.

Head Office

Maggie Simpson: Chief Executive

t: 01786 445377

Janine Ryan: Head of Childminding Services

t: 01698 424860

Louise Buchanan: Head of Corporate Services

t: 01786 434956

Karen Blair: Strategic Services Manager

t: 01786 434952

May Fong: Area Manager (East)

t: 0131 332 5204

Millie McLachlan: Area Manager (West)

t: 01389 756593

Helen Forrest: Marketing and Communications Manager

t: 01786 434953

Jennifer Ross: Communications Co-ordinator

t: 01786 434951

Lynne Murray: Quality Improvement Officer

t: 01877 330309

Caroline McGrory: Training Manager

t: 01786 445377

Anne Sherry: Systems Administrator

t: 01786 434959

Karen Marshall: Finance Assistant

t: 01786 445377

Greg Marshall: Training Administrator

t: 01786 445377

Linda Young: Strategic Services Administration Assistant

t: 01786 445377

Yasmin Fallan: Marketing Administration Assistant

t: 01786 445377

Gillian Paterson: Childminding Support Officer

t: 01324 813072

Field Staff

Aberdeen City

Loraine Duncan

t: 01224 764739

Glasgow (Community Childminding Co-ordinator)

Jacqueline Spence

t: 01355 238593

Dumfries & Galloway

Lisa Callander-Bone

t: 01387 257408

Edinburgh, Midlothian and Stirling (ELC Development Officer)

Lisa Mackay

t: 0131 333 0031

Scottish Borders

Raquel Lloyd-Jones

t: 01890 771356

South Lanarkshire

Lisa France

t: 01236 879159

West Lothian

Ruth Sherpa

t: 01506 829933