The Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Education adheres to the following values
People: Upholding the Constitution, being accountable to the Minister, the government and the people of Sierra Leone.
Excellence: Maintaining high standards of performance and professionalism by aiming for excellence in everything we do, including being fair, ethical and trustworthy in all that we do.
Teamwork: Cooperating with one another and with our partners in education in an open and supportive way to achieve shared goals.
Learning: Creating a learning organisation in which staff members seek and share knowledge and information while committing themselves to personal growth.
Innovation: Striving to address the training needs for high-quality service and seeking ways to achieve our goals.
To provide opportunities for children and adults to acquire knowledge and skills, as well as, nurture good attitudes and values for economic growth..
To have an appropriately educated entrepreneurial and innovative citizenry, tolerant, productive and internationally competitive by 2030.
To improve the quality and relevance of education
To strengthen education service delivery