Headteacher pay, appraisal & wellbeing

  • Determining and reviewing headteacher pay
    Make sure you know how to set pay ranges for headteachers, including in special schools, and be clear on when you can change their pay ranges. Read guidance on when you can give additional payments, and how you should pay those in an acting role.
  • Paying headteachers above the headteacher group
    Be clear on what your board needs to do to pay your headteacher above the headteacher group salary range, and the reasons why you might do this.
  • How to monitor and support headteacher wellbeing
    As a chair, be clear on how you can monitor your headteacher’s wellbeing and make sure they feel supported – both during coronavirus and beyond.
  • How to support a new headteacher
    As a chair, be clear on how you can support your new headteacher (including in light of coronavirus) and induct them effectively. Download our checklist to help you keep track of what you need to do.