Determining and reviewing headteacher payMake sure you know how to set pay ranges for headteachers, including in special schools, and 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.
Headteacher pay progression: FAQsThis article addresses frequently asked questions (FAQs) about headteacher pay progression. It looks at whether the pay committee can refuse a recommendation, whether pay can be increased without objectives being met, and when pay decisions take effect.
Paying headteachers above the headteacher groupCan we set the headteacher's pay range above the headteacher group? This article sets out the DfE's guidance on setting the pay range above the headteacher group. It explains the process for exceeding the group maximum by more than 25%, and possible reasons why this would be appropriate.
Executive headteacher appraisalHow should we appraise executive headteachers? We refer to the regulations on teacher appraisal and relay advice from the Association of School and College Leaders (ASCL) and one of our associate education experts.
Headteacher appraisal: interim reviewIs there guidance on conducting an interim review of the headteacher's performance? This article looks at the frequency of interim appraisal reviews for the headteacher and how review meetings are usually conducted. You will also find guidelines from local authorities and procedures from schools.
How to support a new headteacherAs 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.