About Us

Platforms & Apps For K-12 School Database Management

Sentral is Australia’s most comprehensive cloud-based school management platform trusted by more than 2,800 Schools.

With it’s web-based suite of modules, Sentral provides a single comprehensive interface for the management, tracking and reporting of data for school administration, online learning and student management.

Our Vision

Our vision is to empower students and teachers to be the best they can.

Our Mission

We help schools provide the best education for every child in their care by developing software that revolutionises student management.

Our Vision

Our vision is to empower students and teachers to be the best they can.

Our Mission

We help schools provide the best education for every child in their care by developing software that revolutionizes student management.

Our Values

Respect. Responsibility. Recognition.

RESPECT

Respect for the unique needs and requirements of our staff and stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITY

Responsibility to produce excellent results, act ethically and work diligently.

RECOGNITION

Recognition of the needs of our staff, school leaders and their communities to promote their cause, celebrate their success and resolve issues promptly.

RESPECT

Respect for the unique needs and requirements of our staff and stakeholders.

RESPONSIBILITY

Responsibility to produce excellent results, act ethically and work diligently.

RECOGNITION

Recognition of the needs of our staff, school leaders and their communities to promote their cause, celebrate their success and resolve issues promptly.

Our History

 Sentral began in 1998, with our founders stepping directly from the education sector. Having identified a need for affordable, quality technology services, Sentral is designed to meet the needs of  schools in a simple-to-use platform.

A proven software solution that leads the way in comprehensive and uncomplicated technology, Sentral seamlessly manages school administration, student data and more. Our tailor made solutions for schools help administration staff, teachers and school leaders save valuable time to focus on improving school and student outcomes.

Today, Sentral is the trusted solution of choice
in over 3,000 schools across Australia.

Our Culture

Sentral staff come from all walks of life. Our staff bring together their combined experience and skill from careers in primary and secondary schools, educational administration and leadership, software development, IT engineering, and finance and business management. Together we strive to bring you the very best in education management software.

We believe in an evolving business and technological model, based on developing from inside knowledge and invaluable client feedback. Our team is like a family, respectfully working together to achieve the best for our school clients. Our people are encouraged to take measured risks and push boundaries to find more ways to improve school and student administration.

Sentral strives to better understand what schools and teachers need most. Our common goal is to cut out the noise and simplify your daily processes so you can concentrate on nurturing the needs of every student in your care.

Key people

Greg Coffey
General Manager

Jolene Harding
Head of Customer Success

Antony Mawer
Head of Technology

Matthew Boys
Head of Sales & Marketing

Andrew Sharpe
Head of Product

Sales Leadership Team

Yusuf Pingar
Head of Marketing

Robert Jones
National Sales Manager
Independent Schools

Jarrod Papandrea
National Sales Manager
Government Schools

Ivanka Dywer
Customer Relations Manager

Development Team

The engine house of Sentral, the development team create, enhance and integrate software solutions for schools. Our DevOps guys are the glue, part development, part support, they build maintain and develop our internal systems and design and support system-solutions for schools.

Customer Experience Team

This is the banquet team that cover a broad range of your needs. This team will answer your calls for help, coordinate migrations, bring new schools onboard, manage licences and accounts and solve technical issues.

Business Development Team

Independent & Enterprise Schools

Our business development team for the independent schools and enterprise solutions is committed to providing insightful information on how Sentral has helped hundreds of schools in that segment. With years of experience in executive and teaching roles in the independent school space, our team can consult, advise and demonstrate promising solutions for your needs.

Education Consultants

Government Schools

Our Education Consultants for government schools are skilled, trained and well exposed to the strategic needs and unique requirements of all types of Government schools. With most Sentral education consultants having a teaching background, it’s easy for our teams to suggest solutions that are tailored for your state or school type.

Development Team

The engine house of Sentral, the development team create, enhance and integrate software solutions for schools. Our DevOps guys are the glue, part development, part support, they build maintain and develop our internal systems and design and support system-solutions for schools.

Customer Experience Team

This is the banquet team that cover a broad range of your needs. This team will answer your calls for help, coordinate migrations, bring new schools onboard, manage licences and accounts and solve technical issues.

Education Consultants

Travelling all over the country, our EC’s are listening to schools needs and showing them how we can help.

Careers@Sentral

Diversity is important to us. Our team at Sentral is a unique combination of talented experts that together provide schools the very best in education software solutions. We believe that expertise comes in many forms and collectively, we can make a difference.

Our inclusive setting brings together staff from various backgrounds like school classroom and leadership roles, IT professionals, software and network engineers, customer service leaders and business and finance experts.

We’re always searching for new and exciting ways to improve what we do, which is why hiring the best people is vital. We also have a development crèche, supported by our senior developers where we nurture new talent.

If working at Sentral excites you, tell us about your skills, experience and career goals.

careers@sentral.com.au