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Monitoring the performance of the senior leadership team (SLT): governors' role

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Last updated on 19 January 2018
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How should governors monitor the performance of the SLT? We relay advice from 2 of our associate education experts on who is responsible for appraisal, and on holding the senior leadership team (SLT) accountable. We also include examples of appropriate and challenging questions to ask.

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  1. 1 Headteacher appraises the senior leadership team (SLT)
  2. 2 Governors should still hold the headteacher and SLT to account
  3. 3 Asking appropriate and challenging questions

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