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Teacher ill health retirement statistics: FOI release

Published: 29 Nov 2021

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

29 Nov 2021
Teacher ill health retirement statistics: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100248552
Date received: 12 Oct 2021
Date responded: 5 Nov 2021
Information requested

In relation to teachers’ ill-health retirements:

  • How many teachers applied for ill-health retirement?
  • How many applicants were successful?
  • What was the split for successful applicants receiving partial incapacity Benefit and total?
  • Incapacity Benefit?
  • How many applicants were not successful?

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