Who to contact

Created on: 05 Jul 2010 | Last modified: 19 Oct 2023

Identify if your query is for the national Headquarters (0131 225 6244), your local Area Office, or your Local Association.  

Membership enquiries

Any enquiry relating to your membership of the EIS should be directed to our membership department by emailing membership@eis.org.uk or telephone 0131 220 2268. British Sign Language (BSL) users can contact us direct by using contactSCOTLAND-BSL

Typical membership enquiries include changes to:

  • personal details
  • changing establishment
  • maternity leave
  • subscriptions
  • bank details
  • tax relief on subscriptions

Students members can also contact students@eis.org.uk

Employment issues

Whatever your concern the first person to contact is normally your EIS Representative or Branch Secretary.

EIS School Representatives

FELA Branch Secretaries

ULA Branch Secretaries

Thereafter members may contact their Local Association Secretaries

Local Association Secretaries

The Local Association may also need the help and backup of EIS Area Offices and EIS Headquarters in Edinburgh.

Area Offices

EIS Headquarters

Legal Advice

Members have access to legal advice by calling the Legal Helpline on 0333 400 5778. The helpline is open 8am - 7pm 5 days a week and can provide advice on all legal issues except those relating to an individual's employment. Any issues of this nature will be referred to the EIS.  

Media Enquiries

Head of Communications:
Brian Cooper

Senior Communications Coordinator:
Cheryl Beattie

Senior Communications Coordinator:
Alison Roy

Communications Coordinator:
Eva McFarlane

Website issues or Feedback

If you are experiencing any difficulties or have any suggestions on how to improve this site please email Cheryl Beattie.