total supply spend by LA

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Dear Department for Education,

I recently requested information on teacher supply spend in schools
(both direct and through agencies E02 and E26)

I would be keen to know the spend for suppoer staff (Yeaching
assistans, caretakers, technicinas) on a direct supply and agency
supply basis.

Please can you provide the total annual spend for year by year
for the last 10 years (including the last financial year if possible)

1) Please can you provide information by Local authority and
government region.
2) Please can you provide the information seperately for direct and
agencies where posible
3) Can you please give a total for these figures by both direct and
supply agencies
4) can these be for the last ten year on a year by year basis
(including the last financial year if possible).

please can you also provide academy spend where possible

Yours faithfully,

Mark Beedles

Department for Education

Dear Mr Beedles

Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as possible. For information; the departmental standard for correspondence received is that responses should be sent within 20 working days as you are requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Your correspondence has been allocated reference number 2014/0047347.

Thank you

Department for Education
Ministerial and Public Communications Division
Tel: 0370 000 2288

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Department for Education

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Dear Mr Beedles,
 

Thank you for your request for data on education support staff.  You asked ‘I would be keen to know the
spend for support staff (Teaching assistants, caretakers, technicians) on a direct supply and
agency supply basis.

Please can you provide the total annual spend for year by year for the last 10 years (including the
last financial year if possible)

1) Please can you provide information by Local authority and government region.

2) Please can you provide the information separately for direct and agencies where possible

3) Can you please give a total for these figures by both direct and supply agencies

4) Can these be for the last ten year on a year by year basis (including the last financial year if
possible).

Please can you also provide academy spend where possible’.

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000’. 

We are unable to differentiate  between direct and agency supply spend as information is not collected
in that level of detail. The available information for the years 2010-11 to 2012-13 can be accessed at
the following links:

2012-13:
[1]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

2011-12:
[2]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

2010-11:
[3]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

Data for the years 2002-03 to 2009-10 is in the attached spreadsheet (Data0203to0910.xls).

The available information for academies can be found at the following website:
[4]https://www.gov.uk/government/collection...

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If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint to the Department, you may then contact the
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Your correspondence has been allocated reference number 2014/0047347. If you need to respond to us,
please visit: [8]www.education.gov.uk/contactus, and quote your reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Dave Golding
Infrastructure, Funding and Longitudinal Analysis (IFLA)
[email address]
[9]www.gov.uk/dfe

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Dear Department for Education,

I am still awaiting this information

Yours faithfully,

Mark Beedles

Department for Education

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Dear Mr Beedles,
Thank you for your email dated 2 September about Teacher Statistics - Analysis of inflow/outflow,
vacancies, retirements.
 
I have checked the system and a response was sent on the afternoon of 22 July.  The response read: 
 

Thank you for your request for data on education support staff.  You asked ‘I would be keen to know the
spend for support staff (Teaching assistants, caretakers, technicians) on a direct supply and
agency supply basis.

Please can you provide the total annual spend for year by year for the last 10 years (including the
last financial year if possible)

1) Please can you provide information by Local authority and government region.

2) Please can you provide the information separately for direct and agencies where possible

3) Can you please give a total for these figures by both direct and supply agencies

4) Can these be for the last ten year on a year by year basis (including the last financial year if
possible).

Please can you also provide academy spend where possible’.

I have dealt with your request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000’. 

We are unable to differentiate  between direct and agency supply spend as information is not collected
in that level of detail. The available information for the years 2010-11 to 2012-13 can be accessed at
the following links:

2012-13:
[1]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

2011-12:
[2]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

2010-11:
[3]https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/sy...
(Table 3)

Data for the years 2002-03 to 2009-10 is in the attached spreadsheet (Data0203to0910.xls).

The available information for academies can be found at the following website:
[4]https://www.gov.uk/government/collection...

The information supplied to you continues to be protected by copyright. You are free to use it for your
own purposes, including for private study and non-commercial research, and for any other purpose
authorised by an exception in current copyright law. Documents (except photographs) can be also used in
the UK without requiring permission for the purposes of news reporting. Any other re-use, for example
commercial publication, would require the permission of the copyright holder.

Most documents produced by a government department or agency will be protected by Crown Copyright. Most
Crown copyright information can be re-used under the Open Government Licence
([5]http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/o...). For information about the OGL and
about re-using Crown Copyright information please see The National Archives website
-[6]http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/infor... .

Copyright in other documents may rest with a third party. For information about obtaining permission
from a third party see the Intellectual Property Office’s website at [7]www.ipo.gov.uk.

If you have any queries about this letter, please contact me. Please remember to quote the reference
number above in any future communications.

If you are unhappy with the way your request has been handled, you should make a complaint to the
Department by writing to me within two calendar months of the date of this letter.  Your complaint will
be considered by an independent review panel, who were not involved in the original consideration of
your request. 

If you are not content with the outcome of your complaint to the Department, you may then contact the
Information Commissioner’s Office. 
I hope this helps.
 
Your correspondence has been allocated reference number 2014/0059280. If you need to respond to us,
please visit: [8]www.education.gov.uk/contactus, and quote your reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Dave Golding
Infrastructure, Funding and Longitudinal Analysis (IFLA)
[email address]
[9]www.gov.uk/dfe

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8. http://www.education.gov.uk/contactus
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Dear Department for Education,

last date in this spreadsheet is 2010 I asked for the last ten years including last financial year

Yours faithfully,

Mark Beedles

Department for Education

Dear Mr Beedles

 

Thank you for your recent enquiry. A reply will be sent to you as soon as
possible. For information; the departmental standard for correspondence
received is that responses should be sent within 20 working days as you
are requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Your
correspondence has been allocated reference number 2014/0059763

 

Thank you

 

Department for Education

Ministerial and Public Communications Division

Tel: 0370 000 2288

 

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Department for Education

Dear Mr Beedles,
Thank you for your email dated 4 September about Teacher Statistics -
Analysis of inflow/outflow, vacancies, retirements.
 
The most recent years of data are available in the links in the original
and second responses I sent.
I hope this helps.
Your correspondence has been allocated reference number 2014/0059763. If
you need to respond to us, please visit:
[1]www.education.gov.uk/contactus, and quote your reference number.

Yours sincerely,

Dave Golding
Infrastructure, Funding and Longitudinal Analysis (IFLA)
[email address]
[2]www.gov.uk/dfe

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