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Pay for an acting headteacher

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Last updated on 19 February 2018
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How should we pay an acting headteacher? The School Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD) sets out two options for schools: the individual can either be appointed as acting headteacher or be paid an acting allowance. We look at these options in this article.

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