Data set from School workforce in England

Support staff characteristics

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Support staff FTE and headcount by type of school and characteristics including post held, age group and ethnicity (additional ancillary file at school level).

Data set details

Teachers and school workforce
School workforce in England
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Full-time equivalent
  • Full-time equivalent percent within gender post
  • Headcount
  • Age group
  • Ethnicity minor
  • Gender
Time period
2011/12 to 2022/23

Data set preview

Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandTotal state-funded schoolsTeaching assistantsTotalTotalTotalTotalTotal281094.4975395483.3564100100
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandState-funded nursery and primaryTeaching assistantsTotalTotalTotalTotalTotal185020.6881276945.794100100
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery and primaryTeaching assistantsTotalTotalTotalTotalTotal110408.4022166288.2063100100
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nurseryTeaching assistantsTotalTotalTotalTotalTotal1981.8343812711.490566100100
202223Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained primaryTeaching assistantsTotalTotalTotalTotalTotal108426.5678163576.7157100100

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 10 variables
Variable nameVariable description
age_groupAge group
ethnicity_minorEthnicity minor
fte_percent_within_gender_postFull-time equivalent percent within gender post
full_time_equivalentFull-time equivalent

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