The department for Education

Why the Department for Education?

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The department for Education

Digital Strategy
2022 - 2025

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The department for Education

A career at the Department for Education

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The department for education

About the Department for Education

The Department for Education is one of South Australia’s largest state government departments, and is responsible for providing public education and care to over 180,000 children and young people across the state.

We employ a workforce of over 30,000 employees from a variety of disciplines, including teachers, leaders, allied health professionals, support staff and corporate employees, all working together as one team to support the successful learning outcomes of our children and young people.

Our central team provide system-wide corporate and educational support services to preschools and schools, allowing staff at sites to focus on teaching, learning and growth. 

We know that a great education can change lives, and we are united in our vision to make a difference so that South Australia thrives.