HC Deb 18 January 1979 vol 960 cc877-8W
Mr. Craigen

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the increase in the number of promoted posts in secondary schools in Scotland during the past year.

Mr. McElhone:

Information about promoted posts at September 1978 is not yet available. At September 1977 there were 13,375 full-time teachers in promoted posts in education authority secondary schools compared with 13,385 at September 1976.