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Department for Education: Staff

Question for Department for Education

UIN 66689, tabled on 6 March 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, what proportion of Civil Service positions in her Department was vacant for a week or longer in each year since 2010; and what the average turnover rate for civil servants in her Department has been in each year since 2010.

Answered on

14 March 2017

The Department does not hold information about the proportion of positions that were vacant for a week or longer in each year since 2010. The average turnover rate for civil servants in the Department, which includes the Government Equalities Office from when it joined the Department in September 2015, is:

2010/11

2011/12

2012/13

2013/14

2014/15

2015/16

Turnover

18%

9%

19%

23%

12%

13%