Further information relating to Legal Trainee vacancy: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002.

FOI reference: FOI/17/01957
Date received: 24 July 2017
Date responded: 21 September 2017

Information requested

Further information related to an earlier request made on 24 July 2017 (ref. 17/01740) you requested;

As regards part 5 of the original request, 'the data can be aggregated to avoid identifying candidates individually. I hope you will be able to provide the data for points a-e grouped by category rather than by candidate'.


The answer to your question is;

5. For each candidate given an offer;

a. gender – 4 male & 8 female
b. year of birth – information not on application forms.
c. town/city of contact address; Edinburgh, Cambridge, Inverurie, Midlothian, Glasgow & Mid Lothian
d. educational qualifications; Legal Diploma, Law Degree, Specialist Paralegal, Highers, Advanced Highers, Masters in law, Standard Grades, Diploma in Professional Legal Studies, Law Diploma, Politics and Environment Planning BA Hons, European Law Degree, Law PhD
e. employment history (job title only ) ; Leisure Assistant, Sales Assistant, Policy Officer, Policy Intern, Legal Trainee, Refugee & Migrant Young Persons Project worker, Senior Debt Recovery Paralegal, Receptionist / Debt Recovery, Undergraduate law Tutor, English Tutor, Advocacy Worker, Senior Support Worker, Editorial Intern, Waitress, Directorate General of Human Rights & Rule of Law, Legal Researcher, Legal Assistant, Education and Outreach Researcher, University Law Tutor, Research Assistant, Specialist Law Tutor, Project Assistant, Undergraduate KSF Administrator, Bank Administrator, Associate Director Associate, Seconded Advisor, Senior Transport Planner, Editor, Litigation paralegal, In-house legal Assistance, Court Records Weeder, Legal intern, Student Advisor, Additional Support Needs Caseworker, Administration Assistant, Healthcare Advisor

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Central Enquiry Unit
Email: ceu@gov.scot
Phone: 0300 244 4000

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