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Determining headteachers' pay under the STPCD: the process

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Last updated on 11 August 2017
School types: Maintained, Academy, Welsh establishment · School phases: All
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How is the headteacher's pay determined under the STPCD? This article relays guidance on how pay is set for headteachers in maintained schools.

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  1. 1 Rules on determining headteacher pay
  2. 2 Three-stage process for setting the pay range
  3. 3 Stage 1: determining the headteacher group and broad pay range
  4. 4 Stage 2: setting the indicative pay range
  5. 5 Stage 3: deciding the starting salary and individual pay range

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