Associate Consultant: Scottish Curriculum
Originally from Australia and now residing in Scotland, Vaughan has a broad range of teaching experience, ranging from Primary through to University, Instrumental through to Community Music, and everywhere in between. Vaughan studied both Music and Education at the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane (Australia). This was then followed by a Masters of Music Education, majoring in Instrumental and Vocal Education, at VanderCook College of Music in Chicago (USA). He has worked extensively throughout Australia, Scotland, and North America, in positions such a Teacher of Music, Director of Bands, and Teaching Fellow in Music Education. Vaughan currently teaches Music at the Edinburgh Academy Junior School, having most recently been the Teaching Fellow in Music Education at Edinburgh University. In addition to this, he is the Conductor of the Peebles Concert Band and the Edinburgh University Female Voice Choir. Away from the classroom and podium, Vaughan is in demand as an adjudicator and educational speaker.