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  • Role of a primary school deputy headteacher What is the role of a deputy headteacher in a primary school? We summarise information from the DfE, and include a case study and an interview on a deputy head’s role. We also relay advice on their role in raising standards, and from our associate experts on responsibilities for health and safety.
  • SENCO: role and responsibilities Get an overview of the special educational needs co-ordinator's role and a list of their main responsibilities.
  • Strategic responsibilities of school leaders Are there any examples of strategic tasks for the SLT and teachers? This article links to examples of strategic responsibilities from schools for different senior leadership team (SLT) positions. We also point to examples for phase leaders and subject leaders.
  • Subject leader (primary): role and responsibilities Understand how the role of a subject leader might work so you can develop an effective model of middle leadership in your school. You'll also find guidance on time and pay for the role.
  • Subject leader (secondary): role and responsibilities Understand the role of a subject leader in a secondary school so you can develop an effective model of middle leadership. You'll also find guidance on time and pay for the role.