Headteacher of the Junior School
SMT Executive – Including eight years at the Academy, Gavin Calder has spent twenty years as part of the Senior Management Teams of four HMC schools. He has also served as, or is currently serving as a board member of the Scottish Council of Independent Schools, Scottish Outdoor Education Centres and Lathallan School. He is President of Triathlon Scotland and coaches this sport also. He is most at home in the outdoors and is involved in the Duke of Edinburgh programme, particularly paddle sport expeditions. Sport, Music and Reading are some of his other great loves. Gavin has two daughters who are at the Edinburgh Academy Senior School and wakes up looking forward to every new day at the Junior School.