202UK and International headteacher jobs

With a range of headteacher positions in the UK and in international schools, Tes Jobs is the first place for those looking to take their leadership career to the next level. We have hundreds of headteacher jobs in state and independent schools from primary, secondary to further education.

Whether you’re an experienced headteacher looking for a new challenge or a leader looking to step into headship, Tes is the first choice for schools looking to recruit senior leaders. Search for roles near you by tailoring your search and add your favourite vacancies to My Jobs. You can set an email alert so that new roles are sent straight to your inbox and by completing your career profile you can let your future employer come to you.

Becoming a headteacher

Although you no longer require a qualification to become a headteacher, many aspiring UK heads still choose to take the National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH). You will need extensive experience as a teacher with extra responsibilities managing school-wide programmes.

Latest jobs

Headteacher

St Nicholas Church of England...

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We are looking for another inspirational leader who can recognise and build upon the...

Salary: L12-L18 (£58,105 - £66,684)
Apply by 24 Feb 2023 Job start: 1 September...

Head of School

Brecknock Primary School, Camden

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The Head of School will be the day-to-day leader of the school, providing strong...

Salary: Leadership Scale L16 - L20
Apply by 6 Mar 2023 Job start: September...

Head of Pre-Prep/Kindergarten

The King’s School Shenzhen...

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We are seeking an outstanding Early Years Headteacher for our Pre-Prep /Early Years...

Salary: The salary is competitive and generous with a full range of benefits including housing or housing allowance, medical insurance, fee remissions for children, etc.
Apply by 7 Mar 2023 Job start: August 2023

Director of Performing Arts

Wellington College International...

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Wellington College International Hangzhou is seeking an outstanding and inspiring ...

Salary: Competitive salaries, free accommodation, relocation, flights, insurance and other benefits.
Apply by 31 Mar 2023 Job start: 1/8/2023

Head - Wycombe Abbey School...

Wycombe Abbey School Nanjing...

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Wycombe Abbey Schools International is a group of world class boarding and day...

Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefit
Apply by 31 Mar 2023

Headteacher

Villiers High School, Ealing

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Villiers High School is looking for an experienced senior leader to take on the...

Salary: Excellent
Apply by 6 Mar 2023 Job start: September...

Headteacher

Orchard Meadow Primary School...

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We are looking for a Headteacher, or an outstanding Deputy, who believes that...

Salary: £64,224 to £76,071 per annum
Apply by 3 Mar 2023

Headteacher

Wallington High School for Girls...

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Wallington High School for Girls is seeking to appoint a headteacher who has energy...

Salary: L30 - L35 (£93,877 - £105,651)
Apply by 27 Feb 2023 Job start: 1st...

SENCO (whole school, Primary...

King's College, The British School...

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King’s College is seeking to appoint a dynamic, inspiring and ambitious professional...

Salary: Undisclosed
Apply by 24 Feb 2023 Job start: August 2023

Headteacher

Trinity Church of England Primary...

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We are looking for a confident and inspiring leader who puts the children at the...

Salary: L15 - L21
Apply by 6 Mar 2023 Job start: September...

Headteacher

Milborne Port Primary School...

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The Governors of this successful LA Maintained primary school, located on the...

Salary: L8-L14
Apply by 27 Feb 2023 Job start: September...

Headteacher

The Willink, West Berkshire

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This is an exceptional opportunity to lead a high performing and oversubscribed...

Salary: L30-36 (£90,365-£104,666)
Apply by 22 Feb 2023 Job start: 1 September...

Headteacher

Finham Park 2, Coventry

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FINHAM PARK 2 SCHOOL Headteacher LPS Point 31-35 (£92,597– £102,137) Finham Park...

Salary: LPS Point 31-35 (£92,597– £102,137)
Apply by 27 Feb 2023 Job start: September...

Headteacher

Avon Valley Academy, Wiltshire

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Avon Valley Academy and Acorn Education Trust are seeking to appoint a compassionate...

Salary: L26-L30
Apply by 27 Feb 2023 Job start: September...

Head of P.E.

Doha British School, Doha, Qatar

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Doha British School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and qualified Head of ...

Salary: Undisclosed
Apply by 5 Mar 2023 Job start: 01/09/2023

Head of Secondary

Doha British School, Doha, Qatar

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Doha British School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and qualified Head of...

Salary: Undisclosed
Apply by 5 Mar 2023 Job start: 01/09/2023

Headteacher

Sacred Heart Catholic Academy...

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The Trustees and Governors of this friendly 11-18 Academy are seeking to appoint a...

Salary: L33-39
Apply by 21 Feb 2023 Job start: Easter 2023

Principal

Charles Warren Academy, Milton...

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This is an exciting opportunity to lead a successful school. You will have the...

Salary: L15-L21, £62,561-£72,483
Apply by 15 Feb 2023 Job start: April or...