Teachers qualified outside Scotland
Are you seeking to work as a teacher in Scotland? Find out about our registration requirements and procedures
As a teacher qualified outside of Scotland you will be looking for a range of information about requirements for registration.
We have tailored this section of the website to provide information that is relevant to you; taking you through each step of the registration process: supplying information on the Protection of Vulnerable Groups Scheme (PVG), police clearance checks and the registration fee, to updating your personal details.
This section will be changing all the time and we would like your input to continue making it as relevant as possible. Please contact us if you would like to suggest additions and / or changes.
New to this section: Information about Previous service in lieu of probation.
Below you will find useful links to other areas of our site which are specific to Teachers qualified outside of Scotland:
Education in Scotland
If you qualified outside of Scotland and wish to discuss any part of the application process, you should contact Registration Services on:
T: +44 (0)131 314 6000