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Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy: Recruitment

Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy written question – answered on 13th February 2020.

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Photo of Rachel Reeves Rachel Reeves Chair, Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many people were recruited by her Department in the last 12 months, by (a) gender and (b) ethnicity at each grade level.

Photo of Nadhim Zahawi Nadhim Zahawi Parliamentary Under-Secretary (Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy)

The tables below show the gender and ethnicity splits of new employees at my Department over the last 12 months (Feb 19Jan 20). As per departmental policy, numbers below 5 have been redacted.

Grade

Female

Male

Grand Total

AO

21

12

33

EO

73

60

133

HEO

144

145

289

SEO

80

75

155

G7

112

116

228

G6

32

36

68

SCS 1

10

13

23

SCS 2

3

4

7

SCS 3

2

2

Grand Total

477

461

938

Grade

BAME

White

Prefer not to say

Not Declared

Grand Total

AO

6

13

=

13

33

EO

26

49

=

57

133

HEO

49

126

8

106

289

SEO

26

56

=

70

155

G7

30

109

9

80

228

G6

8

34

=

25

68

SCS 1

=

11

=

6

23

SCS 2

=

=

7

SCS 3

=

=

=

Total

938

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