The aim of the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) is to achieve quality learning and wellbeing outcomes for children and students in childcare services, preschools and government schools. This site describes the way in which central office has been organised to reflect its core business.
Central office has the major responsibility for interactions between DECD and:
The people in corporate office are responsible for leading and developing the system’s policy, designing programs and allocating resources. Corporate office also provides services to sites and regions for those functions which are more effectively undertaken at an aggregated level, such as recruitment, staffing, legal services and auditing, providing economies of scale.
Please note: Organisational charts are subject to change at any time.
|Office of the Chief Executive||DECD organisational chart (PDF 43KB)|
|Office of the Deputy Chief Executive||Organisational chart (PDF 33KB)|
|Aboriginal, Student and Family Services||Organisational chart (PDF 25KB)|
|Families SA ||Organisational chart (PDF 28KB)|
|Finance and Infrastructure||Organisational chart (PDF 29KB)|
|Human Resources and Workforce Development||Organisational chart (PDF 26KB)|
|Child Development||Organisational chart (PDF 28KB)|
|Policy and Communications||Organisational chart (PDF 32KB)|
|Office for Schools||Organisational chart (PDF 28KB)|
|Teaching and Learning Services||Organisational chart (PDF 24KB)|
|Contact the Department for Education and Child Development|
|Education, skills and learning information for the public - sa.gov.au|
|Find a service provider, preschool or school - sa.gov.au|