§ Mr. Sutcliffe
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what steps she is taking to deal with the difficulties experienced in recruiting sufficient qualified youth and community workers; and what is the effect of the shortage on efficiency of the service.
§ Mr. St. John-Stevas
My right hon. Friend will review the situation about the end of March when the returns from local education authorities of vacancies at 31st December 1972 are available and have been analysed.