Robert Gordon’s College appoint new Head of Junior School

Jane Tulloch (Robert Gordon’s College)

MRS Jane Tulloch joins Robert Gordon’s College as the new Head of Nursery and Junior School from Auchenblae Primary School and Nursery in Aberdeenshire where she has been Head Teacher for 3 years. 

Originally from the Orkney Islands, Jane began her teaching career at Lathallan Preparatory School and has extensive experience working in Primary education across the North East region. Jane holds a MA (Hons) Degree in Sociology, a Post Graduate Diploma in Primary Education from University of Aberdeen and also the Into Headship Post Graduate Diploma also awarded from University of Aberdeen.

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Jane shared: “I am delighted to join the Robert Gordon’s community. I firmly believe in the importance of building a strong foundation of skills from an early stage in a child’s life to equip them to thrive in a modern world. 

“Robert Gordon’s ethos and ambition aligns with my values and vision for education. I am excited to be leading the Nursery and Junior School and to continue to provide a high quality education and excellence in all aspects of the curriculum. 

“As we prepare our pupils for the future, our role as strategic educators is to strive to develop an inclusive and dynamic learning community that prepares children who have a love of learning to become critical thinkers and compassionate global citizens.”

Mr Robin Macpherson, Head of College, commented: “I am delighted to introduce Jane as the new Head of Junior School. We had a huge amount of interest in the post from across Scotland, the UK and internationally. 

“After a rigorous interview process involving pupils, staff, parents, governors and senior leaders, Jane emerged as the outstanding candidate. We were deeply impressed by her values, her energy, her warmth of personality and her wide-ranging knowledge of education. 

“We always say that we want children in our Nursery and Junior School to have the best start in life; Jane is perfectly suited to working with our brilliant teachers and education support staff to help our children to be all they can be.”

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