Royal Blind School

43 Canaan Lane

Edinburgh

EH10 4SG

Tel: 0131 446 3120

Fax: 0131 447 9266

office@royalblindschool.org.uk

 

 

Elaine Brackenridge, Head Teacher, Royal Blind School

Head Teacher Elaine BrackenridgeI joined the Senior Leadership Team at the Royal Blind School in February 2009 as Depute Head Teacher.

I became Head Teacher in Summer 2013. Prior to my appointment as a Depute Head Teacher, I worked as a Specialist Teacher, Visual Impairment within a unit provision in a mainstream school.

Previous experiences involved working within a school for multiply disabled visually impaired pupils, a specialist school for blind and deaf pupils and mainstream primary schools.

I have a B.Ed Degree (Primary), a post graduate diploma in Special Educational Needs, Visual Impairment and was awarded Chartered Teacher status in 2005.