Sickness Absence

John Cope made this Freedom of Information request to Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment

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Dear Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment,

Can you provide the total number of CCEA staff employed at the end of 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to date?

Can you provide the total number of days lost to sickness absence at the end of 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to date? By department if possible although happy to have just an overall figure for each year.

Yours faithfully,

John Cope

FOI, Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment

Mr Cope, with reference to your email received by us on 24 March requesting information under the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. As per section 10 of the Act, you can expect a response no later than 20 working days from the date of receipt of your request. We will reply to your request by 24/04/2018, at the very latest, reference number F03032018.

There may be a fee payable for this information. This will be considered and you will be informed if a fee is payable. In this event the fee must be paid before the information is processed and released. The 20 day time limit for responses is suspended until receipt of the payment. If there is a fee payable we will write to you again to let you know the process in this event.

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Regards
John

John Boyle
Communications & Information Executive
Marketing & Communications
Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
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FOI, Northern Ireland Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment

Mr Cope, with reference to your recent Freedom of Information request, we can disclose the following information.

Can you provide the total number of CCEA staff employed at the end of 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to date?
Staff numbers
•March 15 -395
•March 16 -424
•March 17 -358
•March 18 -313

Can you provide the total number of days lost to sickness absence at the end of 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 to date? By department if possible although happy to have just an overall figure for each year.
Sickness days
•14/15 – 4394.5 days
•15/16 – 3600.5 days
•16/17 – 2916 days
•17/18 – 3136 days

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Many thanks
John

John Boyle
Communications & Information Executive
Marketing & Communications
Council for the Curriculum, Examinations and Assessment
29 Clarendon Road, Clarendon Dock, Belfast. BT1 3BG.
T. +44 (0) 28 90 261 217
M. +44 (0) 7796 947 989
E. [email address]
W. www.ccea.org.uk

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