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Latest News from GTC Scotland

New website launched

Welcome to the new and improved GTC Scotland website. Pages will look a little different and we hope the improvements will make it easier for you to find what you are looking for. 

Annual Lecture: Ethics and the Teaching Profession

Join us for our Annual Lecture on 25 January 2022.

Guidance for student teacher extension placements

A short guidance document has been published for those undertaking student teacher extension placements.

GTC Scotland propose changes to teacher registration rules to further safeguard quality of education

GTC Scotland, the independent professional and regulatory body for teachers in Scotland, is consulting on proposed changes to its registration rules. The changes seek to further safeguard the quality of education in Scotland by enhancing the integrity of the registration process and making the Register of Teachers more transparent.

Court of Session upholds GTC Scotland right to receive evidence from Police Scotland to allow it to fulfil its role in public protection

GTC Scotland welcomes the recent outcome of the Court of Session, which confirms GTC Scotland’s long-standing position that Police Scotland can and should share critical evidence with GTC Scotland. This information sharing allows GTC Scotland to carry out its statutory Fitness to Teach and public protection function as the professional regulator of teachers in Scotland.

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Code of Professionalism and Conduct

Sets out key principles and values for registered teachers in Scotland.

College

Find out about the work being done to register College Lecturers.

Contact Us

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Corporate Publications

Find our annual reports, strategic plans, rules and policies.

Council

GTC Scotland is governed by a Council of 37 members.

Equality and Diversity

Resources to support registrants to promote equality and diversity.

Health and Wellbeing

Resources to help registrants manage their mental health and wellbeing.

Hearings Schedule and Decisions

View scheduled Hearings up to 7 days in advance.

How do I change my details?

Notify us of any changes to your details.

Making a referral or recommendation

Make a conduct referral or competence recommendation.

MyGTCS Login

Secure web portal for provisionally or fully registered teachers.

Professional Standards for Teachers

The Professional Standards describe teacher professionalism in Scotland.

Professional Update

Engagement in Professional Learning is a registration requirement.

Registration

GTC Scotland registration is a legal requirement to teach in Scotland.

Registration Fee

How much is the fee and how is it paid?

Registration in an additional subject

For teachers who wish to add a category or subject to their registration.
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