Statistics for students registering for counselling services and staff numbers

Helen Mackey made this Freedom of Information request to University of St Andrews

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Dear University of St Andrews,
Dear Sir/Madam

Please disclose the following under the FOI Act.

1. How many students registered to use university counselling and wellbeing services over the last five academic years (2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17 )? Please can you include all students (including undergraduate and postgraduate students both full-time and part-time) and break it down by gender if possible.
2. How many counsellors has the university employed on a full-time or part-time basis over the last five academic years (2012-13, 2013-14, 2014-15, 2015-16 and 2016-17 ? Please can you break this down by year and say whether they are on permanent or zero-hours contracts.
3. How many counsellors will the university employ on a full time or part time basis in the forthcoming academic year 2017-18 ?

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Please email the information to me at the following address : [email address]
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Many thanks

Helen Mackey

Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

Dear Helen,

Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Our Ref:  230-17

 

Thank you for your email below of 14 August, 2017 in which you requested
information concerning students use of the University's Counselling and
Wellbeing services over the last five academic years.

 

The University will endeavour to respond to your request as quickly as
possible. In any event you will receive a response within the time set for
compliance, as prescribed in section 10 of the Freedom of Information
(Scotland) Act 2002 i.e. no later than 11 September, 2017.

 

It may prove necessary for the University to seek further clarification
from you, to assist it in identifying and locating the information
requested. If this is the case either I or one of my colleagues will write
to you in this respect. If clarification is required we will seek this at
the earliest opportunity.

 

In the meantime, should you have any questions about your information
request please do not hesitate to contact me.  Please quote Ref number
230-17 in any future correspondence in this connection.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

 

JUNE WEIR

Information Assurance and Governance Officer

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

 

T: +44(0)1334 462776

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532

 

Freedom of Information, University of St Andrews

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Dear Helen,

 

Please find attached the University’s response to your request below for
information under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

June

 

 

JUNE WEIR

Information Assurance and Governance Officer

University of St Andrews

Butts Wynd, St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AJ

 

T: +44(0)1334 462776

The University of St Andrews is a charity registered in Scotland: SC013532