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Neil Hendry

Neil began his career at Robert Gordon’s College as a PE teacher, before moving to St Machar Academy where he served as Principal Teacher of Guidance, Assistant Head and Deputy Head Teacher. Neil then spent 2 years as a Quality Improvement Officer for Aberdeen City Council, and was Head Teacher at Northfield Academy. Currently he is Head Teacher at Lochisde Academy which will open in August 2018.

Neil was strategic Lead for Health Promoting Schools and Health and Wellbeing in Aberdeen City, which lead to his involvement in a number of national and local steering groups. He is currently a member of the board of the Aberdeen charity, Choices and is a Burgess of the City of Aberdeen.

Neil played Rugby League for Scotland, Scotland Students and Great Britain Students. He also played Rugby Union for Aberdeen Grammar School FPs, and captained an Ellon Rugby Football Club team. He is a regular golfer and a Club Golf Coach. He is a lifelong Dons fan and season ticket holder.