Department: Education

Contact details

Physical: 156 Barkly Road, Homestead, Kimberley, 8301
Postal: Private Bag X5029, 156 Barkley Road, Homestead, Kimberley, 8300
Tel: 053 839 6500
Fax: 053 839 6580


The mission of the Northern Cape Department of Education is to develop and deliver a quality, effective and efficient education system in the Northern Cape that is responsive to socio-economic development goals and targets of the province and country, and the building of a non-racial, nonsexist and prosperous Northern Cape, through social cohesion and nation-building.

The Department's strategic goals are to provide and maintain optimal administrative and logistical support systems to the Department; provide access to quality basic education; ensure the provision of quality education at independent schools; ensure that education programmes in our schools continue to be accessible, transformative and developmental; improve and strengthen the skills base; provide quality learning opportunities to adult learners through basic education programmes; provide universal access to quality early childhood development services to all children in the province; and provide support services that enhance the functionality and effectiveness of basic education.

Office Bearers/Management

Ms M Bartlett
Head of Department
Mr T Pharasi

Ms Martha Bartlett
Head of Department:
Mr Tshepo Pharasi
Chief Directors:
Mr HH Esau (District Development and Support)
Dr MI Ishmail (Curriculum, Assessment, and Science and Technology)
Mrs T Madikane (Policy and Planning)
Mr T Matseliso (Human Resources)
Senior Management:
Communications Officers:
Lehuma Ntuane
Mr Ohentse Stander (Media Liaison Officer)

Financial Information

All Financial Values: R'0002016/172015/162014/152013/14
AUDIT OUTCOMEFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedFinancially UnqualifiedQualified
Total Final Appropriationn/a5 129 4574 715 0804 527 959
Actual Expendituren/a5 101 1174 709 2174 559 172
Employee Compensationn/a3 911 3683 647 4773 464 719
Goods and Servicesn/a380 987297 340330 248
Capital Assetsn/a360 122334 693339 567
Unauthorised Expendituren/a--37 874
Irregular Expendituren/a220 802345 920348 773
Fruitless & Wasteful Expendituren/a549294338
Posts Approvedn/a12 84113 21813 637
Posts Filledn/a12 28012 06312 446
Sources n/a Annual ReportAnnual ReportAnnual Report

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