Wee Gems Premier Childcare
Locations in Edinburgh, Livingston, Armadale & Broxburn
Wee Gems Premier Childcare
Locations in Edinburgh, Livingston, Armadale & Broxburn

Terri Johnston

Livingston Branch Manager

Terri is qualified to SVQ4 and currently working towards her BA in childhood practices. Terrie joined Wee Gems Livingston in 2013 and was promoted to pre-school supervisor, leading a very successful pre-school team.
Terri was then promoted to deputy manager and in 2018 to the manager of Wee Gems Livingston. Terrie is supported by a strong team of 25 childcare professionals.

Mahyar Mortazavi BSc


Mahyar has over 20 years experience in business development. He has created Wee Gems from a simple joke over a dinner table into one of the country’s most high tec childcare centres. He is also very active throughout West Lothian business scene as an ambassador for West Lothian Council, served as board member of West Lothian Chamber of Commerce and a panel member and aftercare adviser for the Princess Scottish Youth Business Trust (PSYBT) helping young people to start their own business.

James Boyd Murdoch

Finance Director

Child First Aid certified A highly commercial, professional individual whose extensive experience has been gained within a broad portfolio of diverse companies. Specialising in identification and solving financial and management issues within SME companies.

Molly Mo MA Ed

Compliance Manager

Molly has been working with Wee Gems since 2012, Molly took time out to achieve her Masters in Education from Strathclyde university, as well as her teaching degree. Molly is a time served English and Mandarin teacher. Molly has joined Wee Gems again in 2018 as the compliance manager, supporting the management team with all compliance related work.

Catherine Buchannan BA

Group Childcare Manager

BA Childhood practices Child First Aid & Child Protection certified Catherine joined Wee Gems in 2016 as the Edinburgh manager, Catherine has extensive experience in children and elderly care. Catherine has transformed Edinburgh branch into a buzzing and fun nursery. Catherine was promoted to the group childcare manager January 2019.