Early learning and childcare service model for 2020: consultation analysis

Analysis of responses to the joint Scottish Government and COSLA consultation on the new Early Learning and Childcare service model for 2020.

Appendix 2 List of organisations

A number of organisations submitted responses to this consultation. Organisations were categorized by type and are listed as such below.


  • West Lothian College

Independent schools

  • Edinburgh Montessori Arts School
  • George Heriot's School
  • High School of Dundee
  • St Margaret's School for Girls Aberdeen
  • The Edinburgh Academy

Local Government

  • Argyll & Bute Council
  • City of Edinburgh Council Early Years Team
  • Clackmannanshire Council
  • Dumfries and Galloway Council
  • Dundee City Council
  • East Ayrshire Council
  • East Dunbartonshire Council
  • East Lothian Council
  • East Renfrewshire Council Education Department
  • Falkirk Council
  • Family and Community Development West Lothian
  • Fife Council
  • Glasgow City Council
  • Glasgow City Region Education Improvement Collaborative (The West Partnership)
  • Highland Council
  • Inverclyde Council Education Services
  • Midlothian Council
  • Moray Council
  • North Ayrshire Council
  • North Lanarkshire Council
  • Orkney Islands Council
  • Perth and Kinross Council
  • Renfrewshire Council
  • Scottish Borders Council EY Team and Service Delivery Group
  • South Ayrshire Council
  • South Lanarkshire Council
  • Stirling Council
  • West Dunbartonshire Council
  • West Lothian Council, Education Services

Local Government nurseries and schools

  • Carnwarth Primary and Nursery class
  • Heathhall ELC
  • Lincluden Primary School

Private nurseries

  • ACE Place Childcare Services LTD
  • Acorn Park Nursery
  • Almond Park Nursery
  • Arnhall Nursery
  • Bertram Nursery Group
  • Bertram Nursery Group
  • Big Bird Nursery
  • Bright Beginnings
  • Busy Bees
  • Busy Bees Nurseries (Scotland) Ltd
  • Cairellot Nursery
  • Childsplay Childrens Nursery Ltd
  • Dunblane Nature Kindergarten
  • Enchanted Forest Early Learning
  • Fenton Barns Nursery
  • Flowerpots Childcare Ltd
  • First Adventures Nursery
  • First Class Day Nursery
  • First Steps Nursery
  • Happitots Glasgow Airport (Bertram Nursery Group)
  • Headstart Nursery Schools Ltd
  • Heron House Early Years
  • Heron House Early Years
  • Kirktonholme
  • Lauriston Nursery
  • Lecropt Nursery & Old Doune Road Nursery
  • Les Enfents Nursery
  • Little Acorns Pre-School Learning Centre
  • Mulberry Bush Montessori, Killearn and Yorkhill
  • Musselburgh Private Nursery
  • Nerlana Ltd
  • North Edinburgh Childcare
  • Oakwell Childrens Nursery
  • Papillon Private Nursery
  • Pear tree Nursery
  • Peedie Breeks Nursery
  • Playbarn Too
  • Polkemmet Childcare
  • Private childcare provider
  • Scallywags Children's Nursery
  • Stepping Stones for Families
  • The Corstorphine Nursery Ltd
  • The Kidz Stop
  • Tiptoes Childrens Nursery Limited
  • Torridon Education Group
  • Villa Kindergarten
  • West Lothian Private Nursery Group
  • Woodland Outdoor Kindergartens
  • Woodland Outdoor Kindergartens

Public bodies

  • Audit Scotland
  • Care Inspectorate
  • NHS Health Scotland
  • Scottish Social Services Council

Representative bodies

  • Aberlady Primary School Parent Council
  • ADES Early Years Network
  • Care and Learning Alliance
  • Early Education (The British Association for Early Childhood Education)
  • Early Years Scotland
  • Motherwell District Childminding Group
  • National Day Nurseries Association
  • National Day Nurseries Association Stirling Network
  • National Day Nurseries Association West Lothian Network
  • National Parent Forum of Scotland
  • Parenting Across Scotland
  • Scottish Childminding Association
  • Scottish Out of School Care Network
  • Stoneyhill Parent Council
  • West Lothian NDNA network

Third sector and voluntary providers

  • Alford Playgroup
  • Blackhill Nursery
  • Cambusbarron Playgroup
  • First Step Community Project
  • GCVS Everyone's Children Project
  • Little Buds Playgroup
  • One Parent Families Scotland
  • Portknockie Nursery
  • Stepping Stones for Families
  • Stonelaw Preschool
  • Stramash Social Enterprise


  • Scottish Trades Union Congress
  • The Educational Institute of Scotland
  • UNISON Scotland


  • CELCIS (Centre for Excellence for Looked After Children in Scotland)
  • Children in Scotland
  • Coalition for Racial Equality and Rights
  • Connect – Supporting Partnerships in Education
  • National Deaf Children's Society
  • Scottish Women's Convention
  • Society of Personnel & Development Scotland
  • Starcatchers
  • Upstart Scotland


Email: Euan Carmichael

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