Scott is a Portfolio Manager at Creative Scotland with a background in education, film, photography, and environmental science. He has taught film, photography and media in colleges in London and universities in Scotland, programmed cinema and education at Macrobert, Stirling, and, while at Scottish Screen (1997-2010), developed and promoted moving image education and media literacy across Scotland. The Creative Futures talent development programme is currently a major part of his portfolio at Creative Scotland.
Creative Futures is Creative Scotland's flagship programme supporting the development of Scotland's creative individuals. We are committed to cultivating our artistic and creative talent, promoting professional development and advancing the connectivity and ambitions of Scotland's creative practitioners and organisations. Now in its third year, Creative Futures is the largest co-ordinated residency programme in Europe, supporting up to 200 individuals every year, developing the skills, talents and potential of Scotland's creative practitioners.