Questions on Notice No 6606
59 Parliament First Session
Asked: 11 May 2022

Question on Notice

Mr Northe to ask the Minister for Education — As of 1 May 2022 how many teachers, teachers’ aides, administrative staff, support personnel, contractors and other employees of the Department of Education and the private school sector have either resigned or have been dismissed due to their non-compliance with Government COVID-19 vaccination mandates.
Answered: 22 June 2022

The Minister for Education:


I am informed as follows:


As of 1 May 2022, 297 Victorian government school teachers and education support staff ceased employment due to non-compliance with the COVID-19 vaccination mandates.


As at 1 May 2022, 99.3 per cent of government school staff were triple vaccinated.


The Department of Education and Training does not hold information regarding non-compliance with the COVID-19 mandates for the private sector.




The Hon James Merlino, MP

Deputy Premier

Minister for Education

Minister for Mental Health