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Jobs at Aberdeenshire Council

Secondary Teaching

With 17 secondary schools serving 14,000 students across the S1 to S6 age groups, our roll size range from 600 to 1500 pupils.

Secondary pupilsLending ourselves to outdoor learning, the environments you’ll find yourself teaching in will not only energise you, but your pupils too. You’ll find that personal and professional life go hand in hand, developing and delivering education in innovative ways. We encourage our staff to push themselves in an environment of friendly, considerate and well-mannered pupils.

Working in Aberdeenshire feels like painting on a blank canvas…I’ve been allowed to explore and experiment with different techniques to develop my skill set, which I’ve then had opportunity to share with my colleagues in formal and informal settings.  Working as a Teacher in Aberdeenshire is stimulating and the supportive environment continues to push me to be the best I can be. The determination and stamina of the workforce here is contagious and has encouraged me to do my best!” – Chris, Teacher

We currently have a number of vacancies across a wide range of our Secondary Schools and would welcome an application from you to come join us in Aberdeenshire:

Ellon Academy01

ABS12150 Teacher of Chemistry/Biology/Science (Fixed Term) – Inverurie Academy 0.8FTE

ABS12255 Teacher of Computing – Meldrum Academy 0.4FTE

ABS12179 Teacher of Drama – Fraserburgh Academy 1FTE

ABS12199 Teacher of English – Fraserburgh Academy 1FTE

ABS12166 Teacher of Home Economics – Westhill Academy 0.8FTE

ABS12261 Teacher of Home Economics – Meldrum Academy 1FTE

ABS12116 Teacher of Home Economics – Fraserburgh Academy 1FTE

ABS12195 Teacher of Mathematics – Banff Academy 1FTE

ABS12169 Teacher of Mathematics – Aboyne Academy 1FTE


ABS11762 Teacher of Mathematics – Westhill Academy 1FTE

ABS11875 Teacher of Mathematics – Ellon Academy 0.4FTE

ABS11544 Teacher of Modern Studies (Fixed Term) – Banff Academy 1FTE

ABS12131 Teacher of Music – Aboyne Academy 0.4FTE

ABS11932 Teacher of Music (fixed term) – Banchory Academy 0.6FTE

ABS12100 Teacher of Physical Education – Peterhead Academy 1FTE

ABS12009 Teacher of RME – Fraserburgh Academy 1FTEEllon Community Campus15

ABS12145 Teacher of RME – Meldrum Academy 1FTE

ABS12190 Teacher of Technical Education – Fraserburgh Academy 1FTE

ABS12004 Teacher of Technical Education – Inverurie Academy 1FTE

We also offer the opportunity of combining part-time roles across schools to enable a full-time position.

We are proud of our diverse range of schools and environment and relocating to Aberdeenshire for the next exciting stage in your career is easier than you think.   You will receive an upfront payment of £5k settling in allowance (less tax and national insurance) as part of an overall relocation package of up to £8k (subject to criteria*)  NB This incentive will only apply to permanent appointments from outwith Aberdeenshire Council.  Full details of the Relocation Incentive Scheme

View a full list of our secondary schools.