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Headteacher appointment: local authority involvement (maintained)
Must the local authority be involved in appointing a headteacher? We summarise DfE guidance on local authority (LA) involvement in the appointment of a headteacher. We also look at whether a governing body must accept a candidate put forward by the LA as headteacher or executive headteacher.
- Notify the LA of a vacancy
- LAs may be entitled to offer advice
- Share shortlist with your LA
- LAs putting forward a candidate
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