Leading the system across particular areas of the public service
To strengthen leadership across the system, secretaries, and chief executives also hold additional roles to lead and co-ordinate best practice in particular areas of the Public Service on behalf of the team. The purpose of these roles is to ensure sufficient alignment where there are commonalities across agencies, better organise the system around shared priorities and services and help the Public Service operate as a unified whole.
These roles include:
Find out more about each leader and organisation:
System Leads work through Te Ohu Tumu Whakarae i te Ratonga Tūmatanui | Public Service Leadership Team (PSLT) which brings together the Public Service secretaries, chief executives, and deputy Public Service commissioners. Collectively, they provide strategic leadership that contributes to an effective and cohesive Public Service.