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Teachers: Recruitment

Question for Department for Education

UIN 14548, tabled on 3 November 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what estimate her Department has made of the amount spent on advertising campaigns aimed at teacher recruitment in each of the last five years; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

11 November 2015

The estimated amount spent on advertising campaigns aimed at teacher recruitment in each of the last five years is:


2010-11

2011-12

2012-13

2013-14

2014-15

Total spend

£4,210,000

£4,630,000

£6,020,000

£1,800,000

£4,770,000


These estimates include advertising campaign costs, such as production and purchased media space in TV, newspapers, online and social media.