Regional Schools Commissioner for South-East England and South London

Dominic Herrington

Dominic Herrington

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Biography

Dominic Herrington started in his role on 1 July 2014.

Before his appointment Dominic was Director of the Academies Group at the Department for Education. Earlier in his career he has also:

  • led a range of policies and programmes at the Department for Education including specialist schools, school improvement, 14 to 19 reform and education legislation
  • been on secondment to a leading management consultancy

Regional Schools Commissioner for South-East England and South London

The Regional Schools Commissioner for South-East England and South London is responsible for making decisions about the academies and free schools in the following local authorities:

  • Bexley
  • Brighton and Hove
  • Bromley
  • Croydon
  • East Sussex
  • Greenwich
  • Hampshire
  • Isle of Wight
  • Kent
  • Kingston upon Thames
  • Lambeth
  • Lewisham
  • Medway
  • Merton
  • Portsmouth
  • Richmond upon Thames
  • Southampton
  • Southwark
  • Surrey
  • Sutton
  • Wandsworth
  • West Sussex

More information about the responsibilities of RSCs is available.

Read the regional vision statement for South-East England and South London which describes the RSC’s aims and commitments in fulfilling his responsibilities in this region.

Read about the South-East England and South London Headteacher Board.

If you have any questions email the commissioner’s office rsc.sesl@education.gov.uk.