Freedom of information response

Compensation paid to teachers

Publication date: 
Friday 20 December 2019
Request: 

In the last financial year 2018/2019 please provide me with the number of settlements and the total amount paid as compensation to teachers or teaching assistants for injuries sustained at schools or outside schools. For each incident please provide me with the amount of compensation, costs and a summary of the claim.

Please clearly indicate any incidents where compensation was made to staff as a result of an injury sustained from an attack by a pupil, or in an incident when trying to restrain a violent pupil

Response: 

Total Number of payments made between 01/04/2018 to 31/03/2019 to teachers & teaching assistants for injuries sustained at school = 0

Total Number of payments made between 01/04/2018 to 31/03/2019 to teachers & teaching assistants for injuries sustained outside of school but during working hours (i.e. offsite activities) = 0

Total Number of payments made between 01/04/2018 to 31/03/2019 to teachers & teaching assistants for injuries sustained outside of school and outside of working hours = 0

N/A

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Request reference:
FOI 9560