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