ANZSCO code – 134499 Education Managers nec

134499: Education Managers nec


This occupation group covers Education Managers not elsewhere classified. Skill Level 1 Occupations at Skill Level 1 have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

Assessing Authority

  • Vocational Education and Training Assessment Services (VETASSESS)

Occupation in NEC category

  • Polytechnic Registrar
  • Project Coordinator (Education)
  • TAFE Registrar
  • University Registrar

Not elsewhere classified (nec) categories are used for known, discrete occupations which are not separately identified in ANZSCO Version 1.3 because of their lack of numerical significance in Australia or New Zealand. The occupation titles listed under nec categories are illustrative of the scope and range of occupations included in the nec category.

Unit Group 1344: Other Education Managers


Plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate educational policy, and provide advice and educational and administrative support to staff and students in educational institutions.

Indicative Skill Level

In Australia and New Zealand: Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification and at least five years of relevant experience. In some instances relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1). 


  • Coordinating the educational, administrative and financial affairs of an educational institution or department within the institution
  • Researching, developing, implementing, reviewing and evaluating educational and administrative policy
  • Liaising between educational institutions, parents and the wider community
  • Providing advice on policy and procedures to staff and students
  • Consulting with academic and administrative staff to coordinate educational programs
  • Identifying and addressing present and future needs for student and staff development
  • Researching educational systems and monitoring and evaluating new developments
  • Researching and reporting on students’ needs arising from curriculum implementation
  • Developing and delivering training programs for teachers

Other occupations in this Unit Group

  • 134411: Faculty Head
  • 134412: Regional Education Manager