Duchess of ATHOLL
asked the Minister of Labour the number of women and girls who received training in domestic science at centres under the Ministry in the last three years, respectively; and the number of trainees who afterwards entered domestic service, distinguishing, if possible, between private service and service which is insurable?415W
§ Miss BONDFIELD
The number of women and girls who completed courses of training in homecraft centres for the preceding three years and of those placed in domestic service is shown in the following
Period. Completed Training Placed in Domestic Service. Adults. Juveniles. Adults Juveniles. 1.4.27— … … 2,183 247 1,857* (mostly adults) 31.3.28 1.4.28— … … 2,332 889 2,045 798 31.3.29 1.4.29— … … 2,326 1,667 2,070 1,595 31.3.30 * Separate figures for adult and juvenile placings ate not available for this year.