Royal Blind School

43 Canaan Lane


EH10 4SG

Tel: 0131 446 3120

Fax: 0131 447 9266



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.