Search the Register

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 - the teacher has successfully completed a period of probation, including any conditions/ requirements relating to their provisional registration.

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.


If you would like local authority access to search the register of teachers, contact:

Sarah Scott

T: +44 (0)131 314 6033


If the results do not display the information you require, contact:

Registration Services

T: +44 (0)131 314 6000


For more information about online profiles, contact:

Professional Learning and Development Department

T: +44 (0)131 314 6000