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Last updated on 27 June 2017
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What is the difference between a deputy and an assistant head? This article cites the STPCD, advice from a teaching school and two of our associate education experts on the difference between the two roles. It also looks at changing an assistant headteacher's title to 'deputy headteacher'.

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  1. Professional duties 
  2. Case study from a teaching school: primary
  3. Expert guidance: secondary
  4. Determining the leadership structure
  5. Changing an assistant headteacher's title to deputy headteacher

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