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New to the head of department role (secondary)

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Last updated on 29 July 2016
School types: All · School phases: Secondary, 16 Plus
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New head of departments will face a number of challenges as they get to grips with their new responsibilities. We relay advice and link to resources, including one-page summaries of assessment reforms, that will support new head of departments in carrying out the role.

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  1. 1 What is a head of department?
  2. 2 Key monitoring tasks for a head of department
  3. 3 What should a new head of department be thinking about?
  4. 4 Assessment information for head of departments: KeyDocs

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