Recruitment Spend 2018/2019

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Dear Sparsholt College,

Please can you provide me with your total agency spend so far in the 2018/2019 academic year along with a breakdown of which agencies that have been used and how much has been spent per agency.

Please also provide the total spend for permanent recruitment at the college , including the split between advertising, agency fees (including which agencies) and transfer fees etc.
Many thanks in advance,

Yours faithfully,


Scott Hermiston,

Dear Amanda
Please find below the answers to the items in your Freedom of Information request from Sparsholt College Hampshire:

2018-19 Expenditure to date:
Agency staff: £113,964
We are not willing to share a split of this figure by individual agency due to reasons of commercial sensitivity.

Agency Recruitment Fees £0
Recruitment Advertising £40,327
Interview Expenses £0
Removal Expenses £1,939
Other Recruitment Costs £5,260 (interview assessments, test papers)
Employment Checks £3,626

If you have any queries regarding this information, please do not hesitate to ask me.

Yours sincerely

Scott Hermiston | Director of Funding and Information
Sparsholt College Group (incorporating Andover College, University Centre Sparsholt & Sparsholt College Services)
Sparsholt | Winchester | Hampshire | SO21 2NF
Direct line: 01962 673288
Sparsholt Reception: 01962 776441 | Andover Reception: 01264 360000
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