The ZIMCHE Secretariat which is headed by the CEO, currently has an establishment of 40 members of staff. It has employed some highly qualified and experienced academics and specialists and has a policy of developing its staff so that the members of the Secretariat can measure up to the expectations of HEIs.
The Secretariat operates through the following structures:
- The Office of the CEO (There is a CEO and a Deputy CEO)
- Three Directorates, each headed by a Principal Director:
- The Registration and Accreditation Directorate
- The Academic and Institutional Audits Directorate
- The Human Resources, Administration and Finance Directorate .