Simon Fryer joined the Department for Education in January 2013 as Deputy Director for Human Resources Strategy & Business Partners.
In November 2014, following a cross-government competition, he was appointed Director of Human Resources. Simon previously spent much of his career in human resources roles at Cabinet Office.
Director, Human Resources
The Director, People and Change (Human Resources Director) is responsible for the people strategy for the Department for Education and the provision of human resources services to the department and its executive agencies.