in 10 paid staff in England work with children, according to a new report from
the Employers’ Organisation for Local Government.
survey finds that more than four million people in England work with children,
or support those working with children, out of a civilian workforce of 25
million. This includes around 2.4 million paid staff and 1.8 million unpaid
staff and volunteers.
report, People Working with Children, comes at a time when Children’s Services
are being brought together under the Department for Education and Science
full report is available from the Employers Organisation for Local Government