This is the number of individual people working in each directorate within the Council. For the total number of people working for the Council, see Staff count- total number of people - there are people who have posts in more than one directorate.
The data is sourced from the Council’s Human Resources system. Figures are taken at the end of each month, the beginning of each quarter and for an annual snapshot at the end of the financial year. It does not include schools.
Also see other HR and Workforce related datasets.