DHT – Mr. MacPherson

Depute (Acting) – David MacPherson

Mr MacPherson graduated from Edinburgh University with a BEd (Hons) in Physical Education and has worked with North Lanarkshire Council since 2008. He came to Coltness High School in January 2015 as Principal Teacher of Pupil Support before taking up the position of Acting Depute Head Teacher of Arran House in 2018.

  • Deputising for the Head Teacher
  • Head of Arran House, with discipline and related matters
  • Education Coltness Committee (Learning & Teaching) incl VERP
  • Literacy Link*
  • SNSA (+SSLN)
  • S2 & S3 including such things as IDL, Prize Giving, Parents’ Nights, reporting, e-portfolios, Tracking and Monitoring of the Es and Os in these years and other such matters.
  • Review of the Positive Behaviour strategy, incl review of punishment exercises (Education Coltness)
  • Developing the Young Workforce
    (Careers Education Standard, 16+ Hub, MYWOW, SDS liaison, Work Experience DHT Link )
  • Lockers in conjunction with SfL
  • Staff Cover
  • Departmental Links – Languages & SDS