Working at Gordon's

If you come to work at Robert Gordon’s College, you will be joining a school community with a very strong sense of identity, built on our history and tradition of excellence. 

Beyond the history and tradition, at Gordon’s you will find an energy and youthful motivation that offers enthusiasm and effervescence for learning and culture. Our modern, professional learning environment is excellent, with a focus on sharing good practice in learning and teaching, on Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and on achieving the highest possible academic standards. We offer the opportunity to work with well motivated pupils where teaching and learning is at the heart of all our activities and ethos at the school. The extra-curricular life of the school is a crucial part of the pupils' experience and one in which all staff join enthusiastically. Above all, the ethos of the school is welcoming and positive, among staff, parents and pupils.

We are a friendly, purposeful and well-focused school, confident in our core business of advancing learning and teaching, while at the same time providing an enjoyable community life for its staff.  

Living in Aberdeenshire

Steeped in tradition, Aberdeen has the reputation of being an innovative city, rich in culture and history yet at the forefront of industry, technology and business.  Aberdeen City and ‘Shire boast a wide range of world class sporting facilities, beautiful scenery, and world-renowned castles, golf courses, and distilleries. As a city, Aberdeen is large enough to provide all the amenities of a major city and yet is intimate enough for people to feel part of a community.  Industry in and around the city, like the school, is very cosmopolitan with families moving here from every part of the world, including many people with multi-cultural and international backgrounds.