1) How many agency staff were employed by the force in the Financial Year 2016-2017?
2) How much did the force spend on agency staff in the Financial Year 2016-2017?
3) How many agency staff does the force forecasted it will require for the Financial Year 2017 -2018
4) What is the forecasted spend for Agency Staff for the Financial Year 2017 -2018?
5) What is the forecasted spend for Agency Staff for the Financial Year 2018 -2019?
6) Does the force have a contract to supply temporary staff in place currently?
if so who is contracted to supply temporary staff?
7) Does the force operate any Preferred Supplier Agreement for agency staff?
If so when is this due to be retendered?
8) Has the force used any employment agency to fill any permanent vacancies in
the financial year 2016-2017?
If so, how much was spent on agency finders fee’s and which agencies were
used to supply staff?
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