Department: Education

Contact details

Physical: Building 5, Government Boulevard, Riverside Park, Mbombela
Postal: Private Bag X11341, Mbombela, 1200
Tel: 013 766 5000
Fax: 013 766 5577


The mission of the Mpumalanga Department of Education is to provide excellent and quality education to the community through working together with stakeholders; effective teaching and learning; a responsive curriculum; proactive communication; good governance and effective management; bridging the digital divide; transformation; and human resource development.

The Department's strategic goals are to expand access to quality education that is responsive to the social and economic needs of the province; improve learner performance through quality teaching and learning; develop competency levels of the workforce and enhanced skills development through providing relevant human resource development programmes; streamline and strengthen systems for efficient, effective and economical service delivery; and accelerate infrastructure provision conducive to delivery of quality education.

Office Bearers

Ms MR Mhaule
Head of Department
Ms MOC Mhlabane

Ms Makgabo Reginah Mhaule
Head of Department:
Ms Mahlasedi Oniccah Catherine Mhlabane
Mr CB Mnisi
Deputy Directors General:
Ms L Moeketsi (Accelerated Capacity Building Flagship)
Mrs LH Moyane (Curriculum)
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Mr Gerald Sambo (Media Liaison Officer)
Mr Jasper Zwane

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002015/162014/152013/142012/13
AUDIT OUTCOMEQualifiedQualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially Unqualified
Total Final Appropriationn/a16 275 49015 109 37514 284 994
Actual Expendituren/a15 969 88714 932 78914 356 024
Employee Compensationn/a12 488 91311 753 95511 040 686
Goods and Servicesn/a1 573 9551 616 9531 653 121
Capital Assetsn/a780 092695 933645 989
Unauthorised Expendituren/a--135 150
Irregular Expendituren/a161 90355 52139 957
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a682 221134
Posts Approvedn/a47 97547 97548 150
Posts Filledn/a43 99944 27044 647
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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