- 20 Jan 2020
Date received: 8 Jan 2020
Date responded: 17 Jan 2020
I would like to enquire about the diversity of staff who work in Education Scotland. Previous FOI publications have stated that the current number of staff.
I would like to request information on the number or percentage of staff who fall within the following protected characteristics:
- Disability (just if they have one)
In response to your request, please see the below information:
There were 333 directly employed staff in Education Scotland at 31/12/2019. Their self-disclosed diversity information was as follows (categories grouped to be as informative as possible while maintaining disclosure thresholds):
|Ethnic minority||White||Prefer not to say||Unknown|
*indicates a non-zero figure less than 5
|Disabled||Not disabled||Prefer not to say||Unknown|
Please note the information provided is not a full and accurate picture of these characteristics as staff provide this information on a voluntary basis.
The Scottish Government is committed to publishing all information released in response to Freedom of Information requests. View all FOI responses at http://www.gov.scot/foi-responses.
Please quote the FOI reference
Central Enquiry Unit
Phone: 0300 244 4000
The Scottish Government
St Andrews House