Education Act 1989

  • repealed
  • Education Act 1989: repealed, on 1 August 2020, by section 669(3)(b) of the Education and Training Act 2020 (2020 No 38).

Chief executive and staff

Heading: inserted, on 1 January 1991, by section 37 of the Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).

196 Duties of chief executive

(1)

The academic and administrative affairs of an institution shall be managed by the chief executive of the institution.

(2)

A person who held office as chief executive of an institution immediately before the commencement of this section (whether by virtue of an appointment made as required by section 35 of the State Sector Amendment Act (No 2) 1989 or otherwise) shall, unless the term of office of the person would, apart from this Act, have ended on that commencement, be deemed to have been appointed to that office on that commencement by the council of the institution in accordance with section 180(a) for the unexpired portion of his or her term of office and on the same terms and conditions as those on which the person was employed immediately before that commencement.

(3)

The chief executive of a university may be referred to as the Vice-Chancellor or by such other title as the council of the university determines and the chief executive of an institution other than a university may be referred to by such title (other than Vice-Chancellor or another title that includes the word “Chancellor”) as the council of the institution determines.

Section 196: inserted, on 1 January 1991, by section 37 of the Education Amendment Act 1990 (1990 No 60).