Department for Education non-executive appointments

Information about non-executive appointments to the Department for Education’s public bodies.



Details about appointments made to the department’s public bodies. Details include start and end dates of appointments, time commitment, remuneration, political activity and other interests declared by appointees.

Public appointments are made in accordance with the Cabinet Office Governance Code for Public Appointments. Regulation is carried out by The Commissioner for Public Appointments. All appointments are made on merit and political activity plays no part in the decision making process.

For further information on non-executive appointments, please contact the Department for Education.

The Department for Education’s public bodies include:

  • Adoption Leadership Board
  • Child Safeguarding Practise Review Panel
  • Children’s Commissioner for England
  • Construction Industry Training Board
  • Engineering Construction Industry Training Board
  • Equality and Human Rights Commission
  • Film Industry Training Board
  • Further Education Commissioner’s Office
  • Her Majesty’s Chief Inspector of Education, Children’s Services and Skills
  • Higher Education Funding Council for England
  • Information Standards Board, Chair
  • Institute for Apprenticeships
  • Independent Assessors for Student Finance, Appeals and Complaints
  • LocatEd
  • Office for Fair Access
  • Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation
  • Office for Standards in Education, Children’s Services and Skills
  • Office for Students
  • School Teachers’ Review Body
  • Social Mobility Commission
  • Social Work England
  • Student Loans Company Ltd
  • Teacher Misconduct: Professional Conduct Panel Members
Published 1 May 2018
Last updated 15 May 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated appointments for February 2019.
  2. Added appointments for April 2019 to March 2020.
  3. Updated appointments for January and February 2019.
  4. Updated appointments for January 2019.
  5. Added appointments for January 2019.
  6. Added appointments for November 2018.
  7. Added appointments for October 2018.
  8. Added September 2018 appointments of independent assessors for student loans complaints and appeals.
  9. Added 'Social Work England: board members' announcement.
  10. Added Martha Longdon, Office for Students 'student experience' board member.
  11. Added 'Office for Students: Independent Statutory Reviewer' announcement.
  12. Added the 'Appointments to the School Teachers’ Review Body' to September 2018.
  13. Announced the appointment of new members to the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel.
  14. Added 'Office for Students: Interim Statutory Reviewer on Access and Participation Plans' announcement.
  15. Announced new Chair of the Social Mobility Commission.
  16. Added information about the extension of the Interim Student Experience Board member role for the Office for Students.
  17. Added information about the Chair of the Child Safeguarding Practice Review Panel.
  18. Announced the appointment of new members to the Institute for Apprenticeships board.
  19. First published.