GTC Scotland

The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Draft Professional Standards 2021

We have published our draft Professional Standards 2021 for teachers in Scotland. View and provide feedback on the draft standards.

GTCS and Covid-19: FAQs

We have published Frequently Asked Questions which will be updated regularly in response to enquiries and as we develop processes Read the FAQs.

Health and Wellbeing

We have gathered a range of health and wellbeing resources to support teachers and lecturers during the lockdown View the resources here


GTC Scotland has been working with partners to help deliver a package of mental health support for school staff.
Research carried out by the University of Strathclyde in partnership with GTC Scotland and Poverty Alliance Scotland, shows that socioeconomic status is a strong predictor of school absenteeism, supporting previous studies on the issue.
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