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Social Mobility Commission: Public Appointments

Question for Department for Education

UIN 174655, tabled on 12 September 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Education, how many and what proportion of applications that the Centre for Public Appointments has received for the post of Social Mobility Commissioner were (a) solicited and (b) unsolicited by the Government.

Answered on

9 October 2018

The recruitment for the Social Mobility Commissioners is currently ongoing; we are unable to release this information until the appointments process has concluded so as not to prejudice the outcome of the campaign.

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