Therese Laing

Therese Laing has a wealth of experience in Education and began her teaching career in St Mary's Primary School in Haddington in 1979.  Therese left teaching for a while to take up the post of Resident Manager of Knox Court Sheltered Housing.  When she returned to teaching Therese worked in various Primary schools throughout East Lothian and in 2004 became Principal Teacher and then Head Teacher of Humbie Primary School.  In 2010 she successfully applied for the post of Head Teacher of St Peter's in Morningside and two years later became a Quality Improvement Officer with City of Edinburgh Council.  Therese has been an Associate Assessor with Education Scotland since 2009 and has been involved in many inspections throughout the country.  Therese is passionate about Getting it Right for Every Child and giving children the very best start in life.