Therese is a Director of Forbes Nurseries and opened the nursery doors in 1996. Therese's passion and love of education runs throughout the nursery. She is a great believer in the importance of the outdoors in early years education and the benefits that it brings.
Carol is the nursery Business Manager. Carol has over 10 years experience of working as a contractor in the financial sector and joined the nursery in August 2017. Carol is a mother of three young children.
Anthony is Therese’s son and is a Director of the nurseries. Anthony grew up with the nursery and after a successful career in business he decided to join the nursery in 2008. He is dedicated to helping the children in our care to develop the skills and social understanding they will need to be happy, healthy individuals.
Andrea is the nursery Director of Care and Education. She has been with the nursery since it opened in 1996 and we could not imagine the nursery without her. During her time in the nursery she has completed her HNC and her Personal Development Award, both for early years and education. She works across all the different nurseries.
Lauren is the assistant nursery manager since 2016 . Lauren works across all the rooms supporting the staff and helping develop the nursery.
Craig is the Pre-school team leader. He also runs our forest school/beach school and is extremely enthusiastic about the outdoors.
Katie is an apprentice who works in the Preschool room. She is currently studying towards her SVQ level 3
Emily is a qualified practitioner who is a key worker in the Preschool room and has worked in the nursery since 2017.
Siobhan is a qualified practitioner who works in the Preschool Room.
Elysia works in the Toddler room and supports the children learning and development. She is a qualified practitioner who has worked in different early year settings throughout Edinburgh
Sarah is one of our Under 3s Team Leader and she is a qualified Practitioner who works in the Baby room since 2018.
Abby is one of our Under 3s Team Leader and she is a qualified Practitioner who works in the Tweenie room since 2017.
Laura is working in the toddler room. Laura has completed a diploma is Primary school teaching
Victoria is a qualified Practitioner who works in the Tweenie room.
Elena is a support worker in our Tweenie room. Elena joined the nursery in July 2021.
Hannah is a support worker in our Toddler room. Hannah joined the nursery in July 2021.
Joanna is an apprentice working towards her SVQ level 3 working in our Tweenie room and she joined the nursery in November 2021.
Julia is an apprentice working towards her SVQ level 3 working in our Baby room and she joined the nursery in September 2021.
Shaelyn is an apprentice working towards her SVQ level 3 working in our Tweenie room.
Amie is a qualified practitioner working in our Toddler room and joined the nursery in May 2021.
Rosemary is a qualified Practitioner and is one of our bank staff members who works across all our sites supporting the different age groups.
Karen is the nursery administrator. She has been with the nursery for over 18 years and keeps things running smoothly in the office. If you have any questions or queries then she would be more then happy to help.
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 6:00pm. Open throughout the year except Christmas day to New Year.