A senior Moray teacher believes the number of vacancies advertised for the region’s schools is masking the true scale of the recruitment crisis.
teacher recruitment crisis
Teacher vacancies in Moray have almost halved during the last year with a “positive message” about the region praised for making the difference.
Education bosses in Moray have again suggested bussing school pupils out of classrooms hit by the region’s ongoing teacher recruitment crisis.
A new recruitment video has been launched as part of a drive to attract health workers and other professionals to Moray.
A Moray teacher will be back at work next month after being forced to leave the country due to a visa wrangle.
Teachers could be recruited from Australia in an attempt to solve Moray’s deepening recruitment crisis.
An American teacher who is “desperate” to help fill classroom vacancies in Moray says she has been blocked from getting a job in the region because the council will not back her application for a visa.
Moray Council has been accused of “failing” children after it emerged teachers dedicated to pupils with specialist needs have been pulled to cover staff shortages more than 300 times since the beginning of the year.
Opposition politicians have blamed the dire state of education in the north of Scotland on a "chronic shortage" of teachers.
An Aberdeen school has been forced to abandon computer lessons for senior pupils after failing to fill staff vacancies for more than a year.
Recruitment crisis leaves north of Scotland schools short of 260 teachers… With new term just days away
North of Scotland schools have more than 260 teaching vacancies - with the start of the new session just days away.
John Swinney has been accused of "turning a deaf ear" to the teacher recruitment crisis in the north and north-east.