Ministry of Education, Guyana

Tuesday, 14 May 2013 14:02

The role of the school Administrator


In Guyana young people are legally required to attend school until the age of 16 years, as such, the Head of schools have a corresponding duty to provide children with a safe, secure, and peaceful environment in which learning can occur.

The Headteacher is accountable for safety and security in the school. His/her role includes planning for and administering the day-to-day security and safety arrangements at the school as outlined in the Manual of Guidelines for the Maintenance of Order and Discipline in Schools (2002).