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headship

Education Brit the position of headmaster or headmistress of a school
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The Welsh Government is therefore inviting tenders from suitably experienced and qualified providers to work in partnership with WG to administer deliver and revise, the National professional qualification for headship (NPQH) programme for aspiring headteachers in Wales.
In addition to accounting for the population shifts described earlier, measuring housing demand requires a focus on two characteristics: (1) homeownership, which describes the housing choice of an independent household; and (2) headship, which tracks the number of independent households among all adults.
However, influence of these determinants may vary across types of households depending upon headship of the family.
Dr Markwell is a prominent scholar in the field of headship of state in Australia and the United Kingdom.
Headship rates are similarly effected by marriage rates, and CPS data shows that the shares of young adults living with spouses has declined since 1994.
To understand the implications of changing demographics, we forecast the number of households, using the Census Bureau's population projections and existing (2014) age-, sex-and race/ethnicity-specific headship rates, which are at extremely low levels relative to the last 20 years.
My first Headship was in Middlesbrough and I thoroughly enjoyed my time there.
The number of occupied multifamily units can be decomposed as the product of three components: population, headship, and the share of households living in multifamily units.
While undertaking her headship qualication, she was a leading teacher for numeracy with Coventry Local Education Authority.
When the school was built in the 1970's, it was as a secondary modern school, named Reins Wood School under the headship of Weeter Smith, with a view to becoming a comprehensive school when Calderdale changed its secondary education system from grammar school/secondary modern to the current comprehensive system in the 1980s.
BC2 10pm (Not NI) It's World Book Day at Val's (Dawn French, above) school, which is an opportunity to further her deputy headship campaign.