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Workforce profiles

The departments workforce profiles aim at providing workforce information on the composition of the Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) workforce and key trends. 

Workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of employees who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year.

School and preschool leadership summary

These reports provide a profile of the SA government school and preschool leadership workforce who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year.  The school and preschool leaders identified are employed by the department under the Education Act and the Children's Services Act

School sector teacher workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of the DECD teacher workforce who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year.  The teaching workforce identified is defined as all teachers and leaders employed by DECD under the Education Act.

School sector teacher workforce qualifications

This report provides a profile of the SA government schools sector teaching workforce who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year.  All teachers and leaders employed by the department in sites which deliver educational services (including disability and NAP units and some other specialised sites) are included in this report.

Preschool sector teacher workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of the SA government preschool teacher workforce who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year.  The teaching workforce identified includes all teachers and leaders employed by the department under the Children's Services Act.

School services officers workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of the SA government school services officers (SSO) workforce who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year. 

Aboriginal workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of departmental Aboriginal employees who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year. The term Aboriginal has been used within this document and refers to all employees who identified as being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Public Sector Act summary

These reports provide a profile of departmental Public Sector Act (PS Act) employees who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year. 

Early childhood workers summary

These reports provide a profile of SA government early childhood workers (ECWS) who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year. 

Government Services, Transport and Health Ancillary Awards workforce summary

These reports provide a profile of departmental employees who were employed or on paid leave as at the last payday in June in the relevant year. The profile includes employees employed under the SA Government Services Award, SA Government Transport Workers Award and SA Government Health Ancillary Award.

Contact

For enquiries about these workforce reports email DECDWorkforceDataandPlanning [at] sa.gov.au

For any general enquiries or requests for data email DECD.HRSystems [at] sa.gov.au