FOI Request - Teacher Stress

Request 101000158813

1. How many of your teaching staff were absent in academic years (a) 2010-11, (b) 2011-12 and (c) 2012-13 (to date) on officially recorded “stress” grounds? (I’d like information for primary and secondary teachers)

2. How many teachers (FTE) were employed by the local authority in each of these academic years?

3. How many working days were lost due to teaching staff being off work due to stress in each of these academic years?

Response 01-07-2013

1. 2010 - 2011

Primary Teachers = 25

Secondary Teachers = 23

2011 - 2012

Primary Teachers = 16

Secondary Teachers = 33

2012-13

Primary Teachers = 20

Secondary Teachers = 22

2. 2010/11 - 937.84 FTE

2011/12 - 909.71 FTE

2012/13 - 916.87 FTE

3. 2010 - 2011

Primary Teachers - 1020 days lost

Secondary Teachers - 714 days lost

2011 - 2012

Primary Teachers - 1057 days lost

Secondary Teachers - 960 days lost

2012-13

Primary Teachers - 420 days lost

Secondary Teachers - 739 days lost

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