Juliet Chua has been Director General for Education Standards at the Department for Education (DfE) since July 2016.
She joined DfE in 2014 as Director for Post-16 and Disadvantage. Before working at DfE she was on secondment as Assistant Chief Executive at the London Borough of Camden.
Juliet has been a civil servant since 2004 and has worked at HM Treasury and the Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit.
Director General, Education Standards
The director general is a member of the Department for Education Board and attends both the Performance and Management Committees. They are the principal adviser on issues relating to:
- the curriculum, assessment and qualifications
- teaching and the teaching workforce
- school and college accountability
- educational data and statistics
- education and training beyond age 16
The chief executives of the Standards and Testing Agency and the National College for Teaching and Leadership both report to the Director General, Education Standards.