Teacher of Design

Situated on the beautiful Moray Coast in the North of Scotland, Gordonstoun is widely recognised as the world leader in character education. We have a co-educational community of over 500 students aged from 6-18, who are predominantly full boarding and are drawn from over 40 countries.

We are looking for an inspiring classroom practitioner who is keen to play an active role in boarding school life, whether in the classroom, in the mountains or in the middle of the Moray Firth.

You will be a creative and inspiring design teacher who is passionate about working with students who are eager to learn and challenge themselves. You will have experience of teaching design to GCSE and A-Level standard.

All candidates should be registered or eligible for registration with the General Teaching Council for Scotland, as this is a condition of employment. The post is suitable for an ambitious NQTs or Probationers or a more experienced teacher.

Gordonstoun is striving to build a team that is truly inclusive. We welcome applications from marginalised and under-represented groups.

If you’re excited to learn more, please contact our recruitment department at recruitment@gordonstoun.org.uk or call recruitment on 01343 837831. Your application form should be emailed to recruitment@gordonstoun.org.uk.

The closing date for receipt of applications is Thursday 6 May 2021 at 9am.

Please find a Job Description here

Application process

Candidates wishing to be considered for this post should complete the online application form available below and also submit an electronic letter of application, addressed to the Principal,  outlining why they feel they are suitable candidates for this post. Please submit the application form and covering letter by email to the Recruitment Department  (recruitment@gordonstoun.org.ui) at Gordonstoun School, Elgin, Moray IV30 5RF, telephone 01343 837837.

Application form