Our Executive

The Executive’s key aim is to deliver Australia’s best performing education system, up there with the best in the world.

Members are as follows:

  • Secretary (Chair)
  • Group Deputy Secretary, School Improvement and Education Reform Group
  • Chief People Officer, People Group
  • Chief Operating Officer, Operations Group
  • Chief Executive Officer, School Infrastructure NSW
  • Deputy Secretary, Education Skills and Reform
  • Deputy Secretary, School Performance North
  • Deputy Secretary, School Performance South
  • Deputy Secretary, Learning Improvement
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Executive Director, Office of the Secretary.

The Executive meets weekly to make decisions and discuss strategic initiatives and programs and in doing so commits to:

  1. put children at the centre of all decision-making
  2. act with trust, respect and honesty
  3. deliver on promises with rigour and excellence.

The Executive is collectively responsible for:

  1. setting the direction for the department
  2. effective execution of the strategic priorities
  3. identifying and managing risks
  4. making Education a great place to work.

NSW Department of Education organisational chart

Download our current organisational chart (PDF 90.06KB).

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