Department's Values

All school employees of the Department of Education and Training commit to upholding the Values of:

  • Responsiveness
  • Integrity
  • Impartiality
  • Accountability
  • Respect
  • Leadership, and
  • Human Rights

The Department's Values are consistent with Victorian public sector values. They underpin the behaviour that the community expects of all Victorian public sector staff, including those employed in government schools. All Department employees, including school staff, uphold the Values as part of their employment. The Department's Values complement individual school values which apply to the whole school community, including students.

More information and resources can be accessed at Values — Department and VPS Values for School Employees.

Department's Values for Performance and Development for Principal Class Employees

Reviewed 05 February 2024

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