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Job description: headteacher (primary)

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Last updated on 7 July 2016
School types: All · School phases: All
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Is there a job description for a primary school headteacher? We refer to job descriptions for headteacher posts in several primary schools. We also link to another of our articles which offers advice on writing a job description and features a KeyDoc job description template.

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  1. 1 Job descriptions from maintained schools
  2. 2 Job description from an academy
  3. 3 Job descriptions based on the standards of excellence for headteachers

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