School workforce census 2016: LAs with centrally employed staff

Guide for local authorities (LAs) on submitting data for the school workforce census 2016 about school staff they employ centrally.


School workforce census 2016: guide for centrally employed staff


This guide explains how local authorities who employ school staff centrally can submit school workforce census data. Centrally employed staff includes:

  • teachers
  • teaching assistants
  • support staff, including healthcare workers, librarians, technicians, administrative staff and catering staff

This guide provides instructions to help local authorities:

  • understand the purpose of the census
  • prepare for the census
  • complete census returns for 2016

Read more guidance on submitting data for the 2016 school workforce census.

Published 8 August 2016