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EIS Organisers

The work of EIS Organisers focuses on the recruitment and retention of members and developing wider membership engagement in the union.

This work includes support for student members; encouraging the involvement of newly qualified teachers; organising and developing training for EIS Reps as well as promoting the EIS at conferences and events.

EIS Organisers work closely with Local Associations and College Branches.

Organiser Support for Local Associations:

Ruth Winters Eilidh Porrelli Dan Thompson  Dee Matthew
Scottish Borders Edinburgh Dundee  Glasgow
East Lothian Fife Angus Inverclyde
Midlothian Clackmannanashire Highland East Dunbartonshire
West Lothian Falkirk Perth & Kinross West Dunbartonshire
Dumfries & Galloway Stirling Aberdeen Renfrewshire
East Ayrshire North Lanarkshire Aberdeenshire East Renfrewshire
North Ayrshire South Lanarkshire Moray Argyll & Bute
South Ayrshire Orkney    
Western Isles Shetland    


Organiser support for college branches:

Ruth Winters
Eilidh Porrelli 
 Dan Thompson
Dee Matthew
Sabhal Mor Ostaig Shetland Dundee & Angus City of Glasgow
Borders Orkney Moray Glasgow Clyde
Newbattle Forth Valley North East Scotland Glasgow Kelvin
West Lothian Edinburgh Perth West College Scotland
Lews Castle Fife Inverness Argyll College 
Ayrshire New College Lanarkshire North Highland  
Dumfries & Galloway South Lanarkshire    



Organiser support for University branches: 

Ruth Winters
Eilidh Porrelli 
 Dan Thompson
Dee Matthew
Queen Margaret University Edinburgh Napier University Robert Gordon University  Glasgow Caledonian University 
SRUC Heriot-Watt University University of Aberdeen Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
University of the West of Scotland University of Stirling University of Abertay University of Strathclyde

University of Edinburgh University of Dundee University of Glasgow

University of St Andrews

University of the Highlands and Islands  



Contact your EIS Organiser

Organiser: Ruth Winters 
Tel: 0131 225 6244

Organiser: Eilidh Porrelli 
Tel: 0131 225 6244

Organiser: Dan Thompson 
Tel: 01382 458270

Organiser: Dee Matthew 
Tel: 0141 353 3595