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Departmental Manpower

Volume 476: debated on Monday 2 June 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families how many (a) UK citizens born in the UK, (b) UK citizens born abroad and (c) foreign nationals were employed as staff by his Department and its agencies in each of the last five years. (206542)

The information about UK citizens born in the UK or abroad, and foreign nationals, could be obtained only at disproportionate cost. All potential new appointments to the Department for Children, Schools and Families are subject to nationality, passport, proof of identity and reference checks and clearance before contracts of employment are issued.