Reporting year 2023

School workforce in England

Pre-release access list


Besides 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 of Schools
  • Minister for the School System and Finance
  • Permanent Secretary
  • Director General, Strategy Group
  • Director General, Schools Group
  • Deputy Director, Press Office
  • Media officer (x4)
  • Director, Resilience
  • Deputy Director, Industrial Action
  • Director, Teaching Workforce
  • Deputy Director, Teaching Workforce Directorate (x6)
  • Grade 6, Head of Leadership Delivery Unit
  • Grade 7, Teaching Workforce Strategy and Briefing Unit
  • SEO, Teaching Workforce Strategy and Briefing Unit
  • SEO, Teacher Pay Policy Development
  • Grade 7, Teacher Returners, Teacher Equality and Diversity and Flexible Working (x2)