Data set from School workforce in England

Teacher vacancies

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Full and part time teacher vacancies, temporarily filled posts in state-funded schools in England, by sector and grade. Numbers and rates.

Data set details

Teachers and school workforce
School workforce in England
Release type
Geographic levels
Local authority, National, Regional
  • Number of teacher vacancies
  • Number of temporary filled posts
  • Rate of temporary filled posts
  • Type of school
  • Vacancy grade
Time period
2010/11 to 2023/24

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Table showing first 5 rows, from underlying data
201011Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained nursery and primaryAll Leadership690.24141.2
201011Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandLA maintained secondaryAll Leadership130.1590.3
201011Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandPrimary academiesAll Leadership0000
201011Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandSecondary academiesAll Leadership90.420.1
201011Academic yearNationalE92000001EnglandState-funded special or PRUAll Leadership60.2321.1

Variables in this data set

Table showing first 5 of 6 variables
Variable nameVariable description
post_gradeVacancy grade
rateRate of vacancies
school_typeType of school
tempfilledNumber of temporary filled posts
temprateRate of temporary filled posts

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