Gender balance and register of interests of board members

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The Ferret Media Ltd

Dear City of Glasgow College,

Please treat this as a freedom of information request.

In November 2015 The First Minister made a commitment to work towards gender balance on all public boards in Scotland.

Please could you supply me with the following information?

1. How many women are now on the board of your organisation and how many people of other genders are there?

2. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a woman or someone of another gender?

3. What is the current median FTE pay for men and women in the organisation?

In addition, I would be grateful if you could provide me with the following information about board members.

4. Please supply the names of everyone currently on the board along with their registers of interest and the date that their register was last updated.
5. Please supply details of any payments made to any of the board members in the last 12 months, and a summary of the purpose of each payment.

Please do not send the requested information in pdf format files. I would prefer to receive the requested information by email in a machine readable format such as MS Excel.


I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Alastair Tibbitt
The Ferret Media Ltd

enquiries, City of Glasgow College

Hi Alastair
Thank you for your enquiry, your e-mail has been forwarded to the person
who deals with FOI.

Kind regards,

Enquiries

City of Glasgow College

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From: The Ferret Media Ltd <[FOI #738542 email]>
Sent: 20 March 2021 11:45 AM
To: enquiries <[email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Gender balance and register of
interests of board members
 
Dear City of Glasgow College,

Please treat this as a freedom of information request.

In November 2015 The First Minister made a commitment to work towards
gender balance on all public boards in Scotland.

Please could you supply me with the following information?

1. How many women are now on the board of your organisation and how many
people of other genders are there?


2. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a woman
or someone of another gender?


3. What is the current median FTE pay for men and women in the
organisation?

In addition, I would be grateful if you could provide me with the
following information about board members.

4. Please supply the names of everyone currently on the board along with
their registers of interest and the date that their register was last
updated.

5. Please supply details of any payments made to any of the board members
in the last 12 months, and a summary of the purpose of each payment.

Please do not send the requested information in pdf format files. I would
prefer to receive the requested information by email in a machine readable
format such as MS Excel.


I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Alastair Tibbitt

The Ferret Media Ltd

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Ann Butcher, City of Glasgow College

(Email sent on behalf of Paul Clark, College Secretary)

Dear Mr Tibbitt

Acknowledgement of Receipt of a Request for Information

Ref No: 28/20-21

Thank you for your email received on 20 03 21 requesting information from
City of Glasgow College.  Your request is being dealt with under the terms
of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and will be answered
within twenty working days.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact me.
Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Yours sincerely

PAUL CLARK

College Secretary

(0141 375 6807)

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From: The Ferret Media Ltd <[FOI #738542 email]>
Sent: 20 March 2021 11:45 AM
To: enquiries <[email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Gender balance and register of
interests of board members
 
Dear City of Glasgow College,

Please treat this as a freedom of information request.

In November 2015 The First Minister made a commitment to work towards
gender balance on all public boards in Scotland.

Please could you supply me with the following information?

1. How many women are now on the board of your organisation and how many
people of other genders are there?


2. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a woman
or someone of another gender?


3. What is the current median FTE pay for men and women in the
organisation?

In addition, I would be grateful if you could provide me with the
following information about board members.

4. Please supply the names of everyone currently on the board along with
their registers of interest and the date that their register was last
updated.

5. Please supply details of any payments made to any of the board members
in the last 12 months, and a summary of the purpose of each payment.

Please do not send the requested information in pdf format files. I would
prefer to receive the requested information by email in a machine readable
format such as MS Excel.


I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Alastair Tibbitt

The Ferret Media Ltd

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Ann Butcher, City of Glasgow College

(Email sent on behalf of Paul Clark, College Secretary)

Dear Mr Tibbitt

Request for Information
Ref No: FOISA 28/20-21

Thank you for your email received on 20 03 21 requesting information from
City of Glasgow College.  The response from this College is as follows:

1.  How many women are now on the board of your organisation and how many
people of other genders are there?

The City of Glasgow College Board of Management currently comprises 7
women and 9 men. (There are currently two vacancies).

2. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a woman
or someone of another gender?

The Board Chair is male.

3. What is the current median FTE pay for men and women in the
organisation?

The median FTE pay for males is £42,357 and for females is £40,310.  These
figures were taken from the date of the request - 20 March 2021.

In addition, I would be grateful if you could provide me with the
following information about board members.

4. Please supply the names of everyone currently on the board along with
their registers of interest and the date that their register was last
updated.

The names and registers of interests of our Board members (which are
individually dated) are available on the College website
at: [1]https://www.cityofglasgowcollege.ac.uk/a...

5. Please supply details of any payments made to any of the board members
in the last 12 months, and a summary of the purpose of each payment.

This College has not made payments to any Board members in the last 12
months therefore, in terms of Section 17 of the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002, we hereby give you notice that we do not hold this
information.

If you are dissatisfied with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review. Internal review requests should be
submitted within 40 working days of the date of receipt of the response to
your original letter and should be addressed to: Paul Clark, College
Secretary.

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

If you are not content with the outcome of the internal review, you have
the right to apply directly to the Scottish Information Commissioner for a
decision ([2]www.itspublicknowledge.info/Appeal).

Yours sincerely

PAUL CLARK

College Secretary

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From: Ann Butcher <[email address]>
Sent: 22 March 2021 14:18
To: The Ferret Media Ltd <[FOI #738542 email]>
Cc: Paul Clark <[email address]>
Subject: FOISA Request 28 2020-21 - Gender Balance & Register of Interests
of Board Members
 
(Email sent on behalf of Paul Clark, College Secretary)

Dear Mr Tibbitt

Acknowledgement of Receipt of a Request for Information

Ref No: 28/20-21

Thank you for your email received on 20 03 21 requesting information from
City of Glasgow College.  Your request is being dealt with under the terms
of the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002 and will be answered
within twenty working days.

If you have any queries about this request do not hesitate to contact me.
Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

Yours sincerely

PAUL CLARK

College Secretary

(0141 375 6807)

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From: The Ferret Media Ltd <[FOI #738542 email]>
Sent: 20 March 2021 11:45 AM
To: enquiries <[email address]>
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Gender balance and register of
interests of board members
 
Dear City of Glasgow College,

Please treat this as a freedom of information request.

In November 2015 The First Minister made a commitment to work towards
gender balance on all public boards in Scotland.

Please could you supply me with the following information?

1. How many women are now on the board of your organisation and how many
people of other genders are there?


2. Is the current Chairperson (or person with an equivalent role) a woman
or someone of another gender?


3. What is the current median FTE pay for men and women in the
organisation?

In addition, I would be grateful if you could provide me with the
following information about board members.

4. Please supply the names of everyone currently on the board along with
their registers of interest and the date that their register was last
updated.

5. Please supply details of any payments made to any of the board members
in the last 12 months, and a summary of the purpose of each payment.

Please do not send the requested information in pdf format files. I would
prefer to receive the requested information by email in a machine readable
format such as MS Excel.


I look forward to hearing from you in due course.

Yours faithfully,

Alastair Tibbitt

The Ferret Media Ltd

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Please note that in some cases publication of requests and responses will
be delayed.

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