File 14 - Interview with Alana Nottman, trainee nursery nurse

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Interview with Alana Nottman, trainee nursery nurse


  • 6 November 2013 (Creation)

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1 digital audio file (duration 1 hour 16 minutes 16 seconds), 1 pdf file

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Recording and transcript of an interview with Alana Nottman on 6th November 2013. Alana Nottman completed placements as a trainee nursery nurse at St. Helen's children's home, Edinburgh from 1968 until 1969 and later at St. Catherine's children's home, Edinburgh. Alana discusses the work structure, the environments she worked in, her interest in childcare and development, comparisons of the two placements, corporal punishment and developments in residential care.

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Please note that audio recording includes content that may be upsetting to listeners.

Redacted version only of interview (recording) accessible, in compliance with the UK General Data Protection Regulation and the Data Protection Act 1998.

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  • English

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    Upsetting content regarding the abuse of a child to be found at time stamp: 56:23.

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