Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Head Teacher is £55,592
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Head Teachers?
An entry-level Head Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £41,633 based on 5 salaries. An early career Head Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £55,019 based on 58 salaries. A mid-career Head …Read more
What Do Head Teachers Do?
"Head teacher" is a job title typically used by private and boarding schools to designate a position similar to a school principal. The head teacher is responsible for the school's administration on a number of levels, from ensuring a designated curriculum is taught throughout the institution to setting and enforcing regulations for conduct. The head teacher may have a support staff which includes assistants or deputy heads who assist with day-to-day duties and operations within the school and …Read more
- Provide educational vision for institution.
- Track performance and results of current staff.
- Lead and manage staff to meet performance expectations.