Three of this year's recipients, teachers and principals from primary and secondary schools around Victoria, reflect on their lengthy careers.
Hear from Beverley Hansen (40 years), Richard Geddes (55 years) and Laureen Walton (55 years) as they each share their memories.
Each recipient is recognised for their long careers, which have impacted the lives of countless young Victorians touched by their passion and dedication to public education in Victoria.
Beverley Hansen - Principal - Dandenong West Primary School
Hear about the memorable and touching moments that have stayed with our Beverley over the years.
Richard Geddes - Classroom Teacher - Camberwell High School
Hear about the memorable and touching moments that have stayed with our Richard over the years.
Laureen Walton - Principal - Sandringham East Primary School
Hear about the memorable and touching moments that have stayed with our Laureen over the years.
Recognition of Service ceremony
Celebrating dedication, loyalty and longevity of service to the Department of Education.
Recognition of Service ceremony honour roll
Staff who have received Recognition of Service at the Department of Education.
Recognition of Service eligibility
Eligibility for service recognition is determined on an annual basis by the People Division within the Department of Education.
Reviewed 22 May 2023