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Drumduan school is looking for skilled, enthusiastic, dedicated and experienced staff to continue strengthening and building our passionate and talented staff body.


Drumduan School is situated in Moray, in the north of Scotland. Although the school lies within the small town of Forres, it's feel and surroundings are rural. The school sits between the mountains of the Cairngorms and the sea of the Moray Firth in Moray's unique warm, dry microclimate. Alongside the beautiful scenery of the area, there are also thriving towns such as Nairn and Elgin where one can find all the amenities, shopping and hospitality, with numerous cafes, pubs and restaurants, plentiful supermarkets, and a thriving arts scene with galleries, music nights and year-round music festivals and events. The Findhorn Foundation is just down the road from Findhorn, adding greatly to the alternative and international feel of the area.


Drumduan School is committed to Safeguarding and Welfare of all children. All employees will be vetted for suitability to work with children and young people, and all appointments will be subject to the following:

  • Satisfactory PVG Disclosure

  • Satisfactory references

  • Proof of eligibility to work in the UK

  • GTCS/SSSC  Registration Eligibility (for Teaching roles)


Current Lower/Middle School Vacancies

Class Teacher

Drumduan School is looking for a skilled, enthusiastic, dedicated and experienced class teacher starting August 2023. The successful applicant will be responsible for the teaching and pastoral care of a class as it grows and develops. Experience of combined age groups preferable and knowledge of the pedagogical principles of Steiner Education and experience in Waldorf teaching desirable. We particularly welcome applications from candidates able to offer other subjects alongside class teaching.  

If you are interested in learning more please email 

To apply, please forward a copy of your CV and a completed application form with a cover letter.

Upper School Vacancies - February 2023

New Upper School Science/Maths

to start in August 2023:

We are seeking a teacher who is inspired to join our team delivering and developing novel Integrated Education Diplomas to 14-19 year-olds, applying the Waldorf Curriculum updated to reflect our present world.  This exciting post will involve team-working and flexibility to develop learning across a range of disciplines set on our beautiful woodland campus near the stunning scenery of Findhorn Bay and the Scottish Highlands. The successful applicant must have a keen interest in Steiner/holistic education and GTCS by the time the post starts in August next academic year.
Salary £22,000 fte, with benefits. 

Part-Time Subject Posts Available

Please note that these roles could be combined for the right candidate to create a Full-Time teaching position.



Languages Teacher: Ages 14-18 small mixed ability groups. Six 45min sessions weekly


Games Teacher: Ages 8-15

Non-competitive games to team games depending on pupil age.

Six 45 min sessions with seasonal changes.

New teacher S/W curriculum support could be available.

Outdoor pursuits support of 5 sessions an extra addition depending on experience.

If you are interested in learning more please email 

To apply, send a completed application form with a cover letter.

New Upper School Humanities Teacher  

to start in August 2023:

Drumduan Upper School have a new opening for a Humanities teacher. Specialising in History, Geography and or Modern Studies, our ideal candidate will be an inspiring educator who is flexible, works well in a team and is experienced in teaching secondary-age students.

Candidates should have an interest in Steiner education and a willingness to engage with the philosophy. They must have the ability to confidently deliver a portfolio-based Integrative Education curriculum which meets the new Level 2 and 3 diploma standards.

Skills in Music or Languages would also be desirable. 

The successful applicant will need to be GTCS registered by the time the post starts in August next academic year.

Salary £22,000 fte with benefits


Drumduan's Upper School is still small, but it is expanding rapidly. We do not offer exams. This enables us to cover the wide and inspiring Steiner/Waldorf curriculum in the upper school right up to class 12. The availability of mountains, rivers and the sea so close to our doorstep allows us to put emphasis on outdoor learning, hands on experiential work and outdoor pursuits.


We have just embarked on the IE/ACTS assessment program in our upper school that can enable students direct access to further education and university. We are delighted that the taught components of the modules give equal emphasis to main lesson work as well as the subject lessons. 

All applicants will need to register with the GTCS (General Teaching Council of Scotland). Registration can be either via 1- a conditional Steiner Named School Only registration (requiring a relevant University degree, Steiner teacher training qualification and English and maths at minimum exam level of national 5 (Scotland) GCSE (England) or recognised level from a different exam system) or 2- full GTCS registration (details via


If you are interested in this vacancy, or know someone who would be interested, please get in touch with the school via and/or 01309 676300

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