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Succession planning in schools

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Last updated on 12 June 2017
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How can schools address succession planning? We relay advice from our associate education experts, the National College and local authorities on this issue, and look at developing a succession plan. We also link to CPD activities for future leaders, and highlight how CPD can boost staff retention.

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  1. 1 Identify future leadership needs
  2. 2 Develop potential leaders
  3. 3 Survey staff 
  4. 4 Identify CPD activities
  5. 5 Developing a talent management policy

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