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Last updated on 3 January 2018
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How are headteachers recruited? This article explains who is responsible for headteacher recruitment and outlines the stages involved in recruiting a headteacher, setting out advice from the Department for Education and one of our associate education experts.

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  1. Responsibility for headteacher recruitment
  2. Notifying the LA
  3. Advertising
  4. The selection panel
  5. Shortlisting
  6. Interviewing
  7. Appointing the successful candidate

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