HWSETA Board Members

The Board’s role is to provide leadership, direction, and stewardship of the organisation’s assets and interests in relation to the public funds it administers to promote public interest in skills development within the Health and Social Development (welfare) sectors.

The Board is constituted of 15 Board members representing the following constituencies and stakeholders in the sectors served by the HWSETA:

  • Independent Chairperson (Ministerial appointee)
  • Organised Labour
  • Organised Employers, including small businesses and relevant government departments
  • Levy exempt sector
  • Any interested professional body or bargaining council with jurisdiction in the sector, which the DHET Minister considers appropriate for the sector

It meets every quarter, or as required, to enable it to assert its governance responsibility as the Accounting Authority and as the employer of all HWSETA staff.

Independent Chairperson

Ms Refilwe Matenche

Employer Representatives:

Mr Dumisani Bomela

Please Note: There are currently five employer vacancies on the HWSETA Board that are being addressed by the Minister of Higher Education and Training

Labour Representatives:

Mr Mbongiseni Khanyesa

Mr Sidney Kgara

Ms Boitumelo Kumalo

Ms Mosidi Nkambule

Mr Rueben Maleka

Mr Leon Gilbert

Other Constituencies:

Dr Charlotte Nkuna (Professional Bodies)

Mr Langanane Malamba (Community Organisation)


Contact the HWSETA Board

Eleaze Woodward

Board Administrator

Tel 011 607 6997

e-mail boardsec@mweb.co.za

Tebogo Komane

Committee Secretary

Tel 011 607 6972

e-mail comsecretary@mweb.co.za