To be a Department that strives for quality, universal education that is internationally competitive.
To provide all children of the Free State province with quality education in a conductive school environment with qualified professional teachers, learning and teaching material of high quality and parents who are highly involved in school affairs.
The core function and responsibilities for 2017/18 is to ensure the effective delivery of quality education programmes for the Free State Province by:
Managing and oversee Curriculum Management, Educational Development and the implementation thereof through District Management
Manage and oversee the provisioning of Corporate Services for the Department
Manage and oversee the provisioning of Internal Audit Services
Ensure and oversee the provisioning of effective Communication Services
The Estimates of Provincial Revenue and Expenditure (EPRE) sets out the detailed spending plans of each government department for the coming year.
National Treasury, departments and commitees are busy with different things depending on the time of year: