105UK 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

Head Teacher – Imperial...

Frontier Learning Trust, Barnet

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This is a rare and extremely exciting opportunity for an outstanding and inspiring...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 15 Oct 2021 Job start: Summer Term...

Head

Copthorne Preparatory School...

New today

The Governors of Copthorne Prep School seek a dynamic, ambitious and innovative...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 15 Oct 2021 Job start: September...

Headteacher

Richard Avenue Primary School...

New today

The Governing body are seeking to appoint an inspirational Headteacher who can lead...

Salary: ISR Group 3: L18-24, £64,143 - £74,295
Apply by 15 Oct 2021 Job start: January...

Headteacher – The Kingsbrook...

Insignis Academy Trust...

New this week

This role will be a distinctive challenge for a school leader. Opening a new school...

Salary: Salary: L24-L30
Apply by 12 Oct 2021 Job start: 25th April...

Principal

Harris Primary Academy Orpington...

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We are looking to appoint a Principal for Harris Primary Academy Orpington.

Salary: Substantial & generous salary based on experience and expertise + Discretionary Performance Bonuses + Private Medical Cover + Harris Benefits
Apply by 5 Oct 2021 Job start: January 2022

Head

Markham College, Peru

New this week

The Board of Governors now look to appoint a Head to succeed Mr. Chris Binge after...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 21 Oct 2021

Headteacher

Newfield School, Blackburn with...

New this week

In this innovative and exciting time of development, we are looking to appoint a...

Salary: Leadership Group 7 (27 to 35)
Apply by 7 Oct 2021 Job start: ...

Headteacher

Tes Schools Recruitment, Devon

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Tes is currently supporting a friendly and supportive primary academy, based in...

Salary: Leadership scale: L15 - L21 plus a relocation package
Apply by 1 Oct 2021 Job start: January 2022

Head - Brighton College Prep...

Brighton College Pre-Prep & Prep...

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Brighton College seeks an inspirational, charismatic and ambitious Head to lead...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 15 Oct 2021 Job start: September...

Headteacher, Castlefield...

The Endeavour Federation -...

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We’re looking for someone who can model our values and bring our vision to life in...

Salary: L21 – 27, Manchester
Apply by 11 Oct 2021

Head

Epsom College, Epsom College

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The Governors seek a visionary and innovative Head to guide Epsom College into the...

Salary: Undisclosed
Apply by 14 Oct 2021

Headteacher

Oakfield Primary School, Halton

Expiring soon

Are you the inspirational leader who can take us from “Good” to...

Salary: (L18-L24) to be agreed based on level at interview
Apply by 28 Sep 2021 Job start: Required as...

Head

Bromsgrove School, Worcestershire

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The successful applicant will be an outstanding educational leader who can be a...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 19 Oct 2021 Job start: September...

Headteacher

Wembley High Technology College...

Be an early applicantNew this week

The Board of Trustees of Wembley Multi-Academy (WMAT) are looking for an outstanding...

Salary: L39-L43
Apply by 6 Oct 2021 Job start: Ideally...

Head

Royal Alexandra and Albert School...

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Set in the grounds of the picturesque Gatton Park in Surrey, Royal Alexandra and...

Salary: Undisclosed
Apply by 18 Oct 2021

Head of School

Southover Partnership School -...

New this week

We are currently looking for someone with vision to fulfil this exciting and...

Salary: £45,000
Apply by 22 Oct 2021

Head of Academy

Green Lane Primary Academy, Leeds

Expiring soon

Green Lane Primary Academy are looking to appoint a Head of Academy to join our team...

Salary: Leadership range L16 – L20 (£61,166 - £67,364)
Apply by 1 Oct 2021 Job start: January 2022

Head

Maidwell Hall School...

New this week

The Governors are looking for a dynamic, imaginative, energetic and forward-looking...

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 20 Oct 2021 Job start: September...