Department of Education Media Release
5 April 2013
As at 25 March 2013, the Department of Education employed 55 full time equivalent school psychologists, Department of Education Deputy Secretary, Liz Banks, said today.
“An additional four psychologists were employed in 2011 as a result of extra funding provided in the 2011-12 budget,” Ms Banks said.
“The Department recognises the value of school psychologists in supporting students, however the Department is unable to comment on issues relating to the upcoming budget,” she said.