Education and Training
Australian Institute for Teaching and School Leadership Limited's (AITSL) mission is to promote excellence so that teachers and school leaders have the maximum impact on student learning in all Australian schools. AITSL's areas of focus are on initial teacher education, school leadership for more autonomous schools and on supporting practicing teachers. Accordingly, AITSL develops policies and resources, pursues partnerships to embed its work undertakes research on what works best so that student learning is maximised. In brief, AITSL: defines and maintains national standards for teachers and principals; leads and influences improvement in teaching and school leadership; supports and recognises high quality professional practice. AITSL is also the designated assessing authority for people migrating to Australia as teachers. The Commonwealth of Australia, as represented by the Minister for Education, is the sole member of the company. AITSL operates under its own constitution, with an independent board of directors.
440 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Australia

Further information

  • Type of Body

    C. Commonwealth Company

  • GFS Sector Classification

    GGS

  • Established By / Under

    Other

  • Established By/Under More info

    Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 and subject to the provisions of the Commonwealth Corporations Act 2001

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?

    Yes

  • Classification

    A. Principal

  • Materiality

    Small

  • GFS Function / Sector Reported

    Education

  • Auditor

    ANAO

  • Creation Date

    1 January 2010

Current single executive appointments

Position Appointee Start Date End Date
General Manager Mr. Daniel Pinchas 17 July 2017 Determined by the appointer
Deputy Chief Executive Officer Mr. Edmund Misson 10 January 2011 Determined by the appointer
Chief Executive Officer Ms. Lisa Rodgers 24 October 2016 Determined by the appointer
Chief Advisor Ms. Dianne Jickell 15 May 2017 Determined by the appointer
Chief Information Officer Mr. Damian Heffernan 29 November 2016 Determined by the appointer
Company Secretary Ms. Lisa Molloy 1 May 2017 Determined by the appointer
Chief Financial Officer Mr. Don Abell 3 May 2011 Determined by the appointer
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