Contact us

Clerwood House
96 Clermiston Road
EH12 6UT

Tel: 0131 314 6000

Opening Hours:
Mon-Thu 09:00-16:45 and Fri 09:00-15:30

In-person Appointments
If you intend to visit our offices, please telephone in advance to arrange an appointment. We have a limited number of staff and cannot guarantee we will have somebody available to see you if your visit is unexpected. If you wish to make an appointment please call 0131 314 6000.

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Useful Contacts

Callers contacting the Professional Learning and Development, Registration Services or Student Administration sections should call the main switchboard number. They will then be transferred to a member of staff in the relevant department who will be able deal with their enquiry.

The main switchboard opening hours are 09:00 to 16:45 Monday to Thursday and 09:00 to 15:30 on a Friday.

Section Email Address Telephone No.

Corporate Communications and Media Enquiries

Media requests for information, Teaching Scotland, public affairs enquiries, Events and Social Media

+44 (0)131 314 6080

+44 (0)131 314 6077

Media Enquiries outwith office hours

For urgent Media Enquiries outwith office hours, contact Martin Osler, Director of Communications, Digital Development and HR


+44 (0)7785 456 775

Customer Services

FOI requests and all General Enquiries

+44 (0)131 314 6080

Fitness to Teach

Code of Professionalism and Conduct - COPAC and Fitness to Teach investigations

+44 (0)131 314 6052

Legal and Adjudication Services

Fitness to Teach Panel Hearings and Appeals Board Hearings

+44 (0)131 314 6000 (main switchboard)

Professional Learning and Development

Probationary service, Profiles or Timetables, Professional Recognition, Chartered Teacher, and Standard for Headship/Scottish Qualification for Headship

+44 (0)131 314 6000 (main switchboard)

Registration Services

Applying for Registration, Change of Name or Address, Registration Fees, Letter of Professional Standing and Professional Registration

+44 (0)131 314 6000 (main switchboard)
Qualified outside Scotland

Applying for Registration +44 (0)131 314 6000 (main switchboard)

Student Administration

Student Applications, Student PVG applications and Teacher Induction Allocations

+44 (0)131 314 6000 (main switchboard)



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