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Area Health Authorities (Expenditure)

Volume 982: debated on Tuesday 1 April 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for Wales what was the total of headquarters administration expenditure by each of the Welsh area health authorities for each year from 1974 to date at constant prices.

The information is as follows:Evidence he has as to the extent to which qualified teachers are unable to find work in teaching; and to what extent the number of qualified teachers seeking teaching posts but unable to obtain them has increased over the past year.

The most recent Department of Employment figures available show that, in December 1979, 9,813 qualified schoolteachers in England and Wales were registered with employment offices as unemployed and seeking teaching posts, compared with 9,786 in December 1978.