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A head teacher is the leader of a school, responsible for the pupils and the staff within it, as well as the academic achievement of the pupils.

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Head teachers can work for either state or private schools, with those at state schools being paid by the government.

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  1. Head Teacher

    Buckie | £59,850.00 per year | From Moray Council

    Job Description Specific Responsibilities "A Teaching Profession for the 21st Century" sets out the outline duties of a Depute Head Teacher as follows: The role of the Depute Head Teacher is to... assist, and where necessary, to deputise for the Head Teacher in the conduct of the school's affairs. General Areas of Responsibility: "A Teaching Profession for the 21st Century" sets out the outline duties... See more

  2. Head Teacher

    Lossiemouth | £51,207.00 per year | From Moray Council

    Job Description Specific Responsibilities "A Teaching Profession for the 21st Century" sets out the outline duties of a Depute Head Teacher as follows: The role of the Depute Head Teacher is to... assist, and where necessary, to deputise for the Head Teacher in the conduct of the school's affairs. General Areas of Responsibility: "A Teaching Profession for the 21st Century" sets out the outline duties... See more

  3. Head Teacher

    Bathgate | £59,850.00 per year | From West Lothian Council

    Job Advert Head Teacher, St Columba's Primary School, 35 hours per week, Closing date 23rd May 2021 After 1 August 2020, Education Authorities can only appoint the following categories... people as permanent Head Teachers:- People who have achieved the Standard for Headship. People appointed as permanent Head Teachers of a public school, a grant-aided school or an independent school on or before 1 Aug... See more

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  5. Head Teacher

    Bathgate | £69,669.00 per year | From West Lothian Council

    Job Advert Head Teacher, Murrayfield Primary School, 35 hours per week, Closing date 23rd May 2021 After 1 August 2020, Education Authorities can only appoint the following categories of people... as permanent Head Teachers:- People who have achieved the Standard for Headship. People appointed as permanent Head Teachers of a public school, a grant-aided school or an independent school on or before 1 Augu... See more

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    Linlithgow | £90,411.00 per year | From West Lothian Council

    Job Advert Head Teacher, Linlithgow Academy, 35 hours per week, Closing date 23rd May 2021 After 1 August 2020, Education Authorities can only appoint the following categories of people as... permanent Head Teachers:- People who have achieved the Standard for Headship. People appointed as permanent Head Teachers of a public school, a grant-aided school or an independent school on or before 1 August 2020... See more

  7. Head Teacher

    Inverurie | £52,785.00 per year | From Aberdeenshire Council

    Job Description Support the Head Teacher in the performance of their duties by assisting, and where necessary, deputising for the Head Teacher in the leadership and management of school affairs. As...... See more

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    Banff | £56,400.00 per year | From Aberdeenshire Council

    Job Description We are looking for enthusiastic teachers who are committed to excellence and ready to work in a dynamic part of Scotland to deliver quality education. Support the Head Teacher in... the performance of their duties by assisting and where necessary, deputizing for the Head Teacher in the leadership and management of school affairs. As part of the Senior Management Team they lead and mana... See more

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    Johnstone | £78,321.00 per year | From Renfrewshire Council

    Advert Based at Gryffe High School, Old Bridge of Weir Road, Houston, PA6 7EB. To apply for this post you must also submit a report from your current Head Teacher. You can download a copy... Report in the attachments below. Please note that once you have received your completed report from your Head Teacher, you must return it by email to successful, you will be required to undertake a Disclosur... See more

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    Bishopton, Renfrewshire | £54,522.00 per year | From Renfrewshire Council

    Advert Based at Dargavel Primary School, Arrochar Drive, Bishopton, PA7 5HP To apply for this post you must also submit a report from your current Head Teacher. You can download a copy... Report in the attachments below. Please note that once you have received your completed report from your Head Teacher, you must ret... See more

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    Paisley | £63,321.00 per year | From Renfrewshire Council

    Advert Based at Glencoats Primary School, 76 Blackstoun Road, Paisley. To apply for this post you must also submit a report from your current Head Teacher. You can download a copy of the report... in the attachment below:-Please note that once you have received your completed report from your Head Teacher, you must return it by email to or by post to: BS Recruitment Team, BSHub, Renfrewshire House, Cot... See more

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    Paisley | £72,555.00 per year | From Renfrewshire Council

    Advert Based at Mary Russell School, Hawkhead Road, Paisley. To apply for this post you must also submit a report from your current Head Teacher. You can download a copy of the report in... attachment below:-Please note that once you have received your completed report from your Head Teacher, you must return it by email to or by post to: BS Recruitment Team, BSHub, Renfrewshire House, Cotton Street... See more

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    Tarbert, Argyll | £56,400.00 per year pro rata | From Argyle & Bute Council

    Department: Education Closing Date: Friday 14th May 2021 Depute Head Teacher, Tarbert Primary School Applicants should note that:- This post is suitable for job share. This post requires... Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) Membership in relation to working with children. "Please Note - Pay arrangements for those starting after 1st day of school session. In accordance with Teachers Conditions of Service... See more

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    Johnstone | £58,269.00 per year | From Renfrewshire Council

    Advert Based in St David' Primary School, West Johnstone Shared Campus, Beith Road, Johnstone, PA5 OBB. To apply for this post you must also submit a report from your current Head Teacher... can download a copy of the report in the attachment below:- Please note that once you have received your completed report from your Head Teacher, you must return it by email to or by post to: BS Recruitment Tea... See more

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    Aboyne | £75,438.00 per year | From Aberdeenshire Council

    Job Description You've already proved your credentials at depute head level, and now you want the top job. You're ready to take on the responsibility of providing leadership and direction to one... Aberdeenshire's secondary schools. You can demonstrate the skills and experience needed to effectively manage the people, curriculum and resources of the school. More information on Head Teacher at Aboyne... See more

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    Alford, Aberdeenshire | £75,438.00 per year | From Aberdeenshire Council

    Job Description You've already proved your credentials at depute head level, and now you want the top job. You're ready to take on the responsibility of providing leadership and direction to one... Aberdeenshire's secondary schools. You can demonstrate the skills and experience needed to effectively manage the people, curriculum and resources of the school. More information on Head Teacher at Alford... See more

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    Alloa | £58,269.00 per year pro rata | From Clackmannanshire Council

    Job Description Sunnyside Primary School and Early Learning Centre has been at the heart of the Alloa community for over 125 years, and has a close knit, but diverse catchment. We are looking to... appoint a passionate and committed depute head teacher to help lead our enthusiastic and innovative team and to ensure that we make a real difference to children's lives. Applications are invited from suitably... See more

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    Glasgow | £65,046.00 per year | From City of Glasgow Council

    Job Description Can you make a difference to the future lives of Glasgow's children? What are your aspirations as a senior manager in education? Here is an opportunity you will not want to miss as... a Head Teacher in Glasgow. Education Services are seeking to appoint highly motivated and dynamic individuals with an excellent track record in school management. We are looking for people who can lead th... See more

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    Shetland, Shetland Islands | £56,787.00 per year | From Shetland Islands Council

    Advertisement Details Ollaberry Primary School is a non-denominational school located in Ollaberry. It provides primary education P1 to P7 for children from Ollaberry and the surrounding area. The... structure of the school is 2 composite primary classes P1-4 and P5-7. There is currently a total of 20 pupils on the roll. The school is managed by a teaching Head Teacher. The current staffing complement... See more