§ Mr. Fisher
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many physically handicapped and disabled people are employed, in what position, in his Department; and what percentage of the total number of employees this represents.
§ Mr. Hayhoe
On 1 June 1983 the number of registered disabled persons employed by Her Majesty's Treasury was 59. This was 1.48 per cent. of the total number of employees at that date. The table sets out the breakdown by grade of the 59 registered disabled employees:
Numbers in Grade Senior Executive Officer 3 Higher Executive Officer 6 Executive Officer 5
Numbers in Grade Clerical Officer 7 Clerical Assistant 5 Typist 5 Data Processor 1 Trainee Data Processor 1 Office Keeper IA 1 Office Keeper II 1 Senior Messenger 1 Messenger 7 Senior Paperkeeper 2 Paperkeeper 1 Photoprinter I 1 Catering Manager III 1 Security Officer IV 1 Security Officer V 1 Assistant Cook 2 Catering Assistant 5 Kitchen Porter 1 Assistant Supervisor 1 TOTAL 59