Reporting year 2022

Children in need

Pre-release access list


Beside Department for Education (DfE) professional and production staff the following post holders were given pre-release access up to 24 hours before release:

  • Secretary of State for Education
  • ​​​​Minister for Schools and Childhood
  • Minister for the School and College System
  • Special Advisor, Communications Specialist
  • Special Advisor, General Education Policy
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Director General, Families
  • Head of Unit, Children in Need Outcomes Unit
  • Team Leader, Children in Need Outcomes Unit
  • Policy Adviser, Children in Need Outcomes Unit
  • Chief Statistician and Director, Strategic Analysis, Research, Data, Intelligence and Science Directorate
  • Chief Data Officer and Director, Data Directorate
  • Deputy Director and Deputy Head of Profession for Statistics, Data Insight and Statistics Division
  • Deputy Head of News
  • Chief Media Officer
  • Senior Press Officer
  • Press Officer
  • Senior Executive Officer, Children in Need and Looked after Children Analysis