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Role of an executive headteacher

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updated on 30 October 2017
School types: Academy · School phases: All
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Is there guidance on the role of an executive headteacher? This article looks at when an executive headteacher might be appointed and what the role involves. You will also find advice for new executive headteachers.

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Contents

  1. 1 Purpose of role
  2. 2 Tasks in underperforming schools
  3. 3 Day-to-day role: case study
  4. 4 Tips for new executive headteachers
  5. 5 Meetings with headteachers
  6. 6 Federations

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