Chief Attendant of Witchcraft Provisions is a title held by whoever issues and signs the list of supplies required for Hogwarts students. Lucinda Thomsonicle-Pocus is known to have held the position for a time.
Behind the scenes
- Given the name of the work title and the fact that their signature is required for the supply list, it can be assumed that the occupant of this position is tasked with making good on the government funding the school receives from the Ministry of Magic by making sure that the course aims of the school's teaching staff is consistent with the content and standard of magical education expected by the Wizarding Examinations Authority, and otherwise supplies the teachers with with various educational provisions to meet the school's needs.
- If so, it would presumably be Madam Thomsonicle-Pocus who procured and delivered the Cornish Pixies former Defence Against the Dark Arts Professor Gilderoy Lockhart introduced to his class as part of his lessons in class, as well as the Grindylow for his successor Remus Lupin.