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The online register lists all teachers authorised to teach in Scotland, and details their current registration status.
Members of the public and local authority employers have a right to access the register to verify a teacher's registration status and to confirm that they are suitably qualified and fit to teach.
To begin your search, select from the options below.
Please note that this register has been compiled with care however we take no responsibility for decisions based on the information contained here.
Types of Registration
Full (General) - the teacher has successfully completed a period of probation, including any conditions/ requirements relating to their provisional registration, engages in the full version of Professional Update, and is eligible for classroom teaching (Retired teachers on supply engage in the modified version of Professional Update)
Full (Associate) - the teacher has successfully completed a period of probation, including any conditions/ requirements relating to their provisional registration, engages in the basic version of Professional Update, and is not eligible for classroom teaching.
Provisional - the teacher is currently completing a period of probation and any additional requirements, eg foreign residence requirements for teachers of Modern Languages.
Conditional - the teacher has conditions to complete before full registration can be offered.