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No doubt you’ll have plenty of questions and will also want to get going with arranging some work experience at a local school as well as preparing your application. Hopefully the materials on this site have answered many of them.

If you need any further help or direction on how to become a teacher please contact The General Teaching Council for Scotland.

Their opening hours are Monday to Friday, 9am to 12pm and 2pm to 5pm. They’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

Useful links:

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+44 (0)131 314 6000

Email address

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