Director of Delivery and Accounting Officer, NCTL

Sinead O'Sullivan

Sinead  O'Sullivan

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Biography

Sinead O’Sullivan became the Director of Programme Delivery at NCTL when it was launched in September 2013. She is also the Accounting Officer, with effect from September 2015.

Her previous roles include:

  • Director of Change, DfE
  • Principal Private Secretary to the Secretary of State for Education

Director of Delivery and Accounting Officer, NCTL

The director of delivery is responsible for leading the transition to a school-led system. This includes responsibility for:

  • recruitment to initial teacher training programmes including School Direct
  • development of teaching schools and school to school support
  • enabling schools to take on more responsibility for continuing professional development and leadership training

The accounting officer is accountable to the Secretary of State for the performance, leadership and day-to-day management of NCTL.