Heads and School Leaders

Changes to the Common Inspection Framework – what you need to know

New research shows that headteacher retention rates have fallen since 2012, giving cause for concern. ‘Keeping Your Head: NFER Analysis of Headteacher Retention’ found that higher retention is seen in schools rated as Good or Outstanding by Ofsted and lower retention is seen in schools rated as Inadequate.…

8 top tips for your next interview as a headteacher

Going for an interview for a headship is in lots of respects no different from attending any interview. If you have got as far as the interview stage then you have already made a positive impression. The interview means living up to your CV, supporting your claims and proving that you are a safe pair of hands.…