Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency: Recruitment

Department for Transport written question – answered on 13th February 2019.

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Photo of Grahame Morris Grahame Morris Labour, Easington

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport, how many applicants for jobs at the Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency have (a) declared themselves as disabled and (b) been successful (i) in the sift and (ii) at interview at each grade in each year since the agency was established.

Photo of Jesse Norman Jesse Norman Minister of State (Department for Transport)

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) holds the requested data for a rolling 24 month period, in line with the Data Protection Act. A total of 1,744 applicants for roles within the DVSA in the last 24 months declared themselves disabled. Of these, 647 were successful at the sift stage and 58 at the interview stage. The DVSA does not hold data on the grade of the applicant.

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