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Appointing a headteacher: tasks for the chair

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Last updated on 2 January 2018
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As chair, what should I do once we have decided on a headteacher? This article includes a downloadable KeyDoc containing a checklist of tasks for a chair of governors might carry out after a headteacher has been picked. We also refer to guidance from the National College and a local authority.

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  1. 1 KeyDoc: tasks checklist
  2. 2 Inform candidates and key stakeholders
  3. 3 Collect paperwork
  4. 4 Plan the new headteacher’s induction
  5. 5 Evaluate the recruitment process

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