Our departmental structure

The department’s organisational structure at 30 June 2015 described below
Organisational structure at 30 June 2015

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Organisational structure of the Department of Education and Training

Lisa Paul AO PSM, Secretary

Clusters of the department

Skills and Training

Dr Subho Banerjee—Deputy Secretary

Skills Policy
  • Quality and Regulation
  • Skills Engagement
  • Skills Funding and Apprenticeship Policy
  • Information Infrastructure
VET Reform Taskforce
  • VET Reform Policy
  • VET National Market
Skills Programmes
  • Foundation Skills
  • Industry Skills
  • State Office Network

Higher Education, Research and International

Jessie Borthwick—Deputy Secretary

Higher Education
  • Funding Policy and Legislation
  • Governance, Quality and Access
  • Student Information and Learning
Research and Economic
  • Research and Higher Education Infrastructure
  • Research Funding and Policy
  • Economic and Market Analysis
  • Policy and Systems
  • International Strategy
  • International Mobility
Tuition Protective Service

Schools and Youth

Tony Cook—Associate Secretary

Improving Student Outcomes
  • Teaching and Learning
  • School to Work
  • Student Participation
  • Initial Teacher Education Taskforce
Evidence and Assessment
  • Evidence and Strategy
  • National Data Reform
  • Assessment
  • Business Management Analysis and Support
  • Curriculum and Learning
  • School Funding
  • Schools Assurance
  • Students with Disability and
  • Strategic Priorities

Cross Portfolio Responsibilities

Subho Banerjee—Jessie Borthwick—Tony Cook

Finance, Parliamentary and Assurance Group
  • Parliamentary and Deregulation
  • Finance and Budget
  • Business Enabling
  • Business Solutions
  • Governance and Audit
People, Communication and Legal Group
  • People
  • Communication
  • Tertiary, Litigation and Legislation Legal
  • Schools, Youth, Skills and Training and Corporate Legal
  • Enterprise Bargaining

Shared Services Centre

Shared Services Centre Governance Board

Delaine Wilson, CEO—Shared Services Centre

Danny Jones—A/g Deputy CEO
  • Investigations
  • Work Environment
  • People and Business Services
  • Service Delivery
  • Digital and Online Communication Solutions
Scott Wallace—A/g Deputy CEO
  • Technology
  • Business and Technology Services Support
  • Enterprise Solutions

Other departmental positions

Kevin Brahim—Indigenous Leader

Simon Gotzinger—Chief Lawyer

Leonie Navara—Internal Auditor

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