Exit tasks checklist
Use our checklist to make sure you've completed all the necessary tasks involved with leaving your role. It includes practical steps like:
- Informing the right people at the right time
- Updating licences, documents and bank accounts
- Returning equipment
- Removing your access to school data and systems
Download it here:
Adapt this checklist to meet your needs and the specifics of your school.
Also take a look at our staff exit checklists to find out what jobs a school is responsible for when a staff member, including the headteacher, leaves.
Handing over your role properly will help your successor to focus on providing high-quality education from day 1.
To make sure you’ve covered everything, download our handover checklist here:
If your incoming head is new to headship, or has had limited experience,