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Temporary Staffing

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Dear Carmarthenshire Council,

I would be grateful if you could help me with the following information below?

1. How much money did the organisation spend on temporary agency staff for the financial year 2014/2015?
2. What formal arrangements are in place with regards to temporary agency staffing? (i.e. managed service, PSL, etc.)
3. What was the off contract spending for the financial year 2014/2015?
4. Which job category has the highest temporary staffing spend?
5. When does your current arrangement expire?

Yours faithfully,

Chris Grimes

Yours faithfully,

Chris Grimes

FOIA, Carmarthenshire Council

Dear Mr. Grimes,

Thank you for your request for information, which was received on 26th October, 2015 and is being dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

We are therefore required to provide a response within 20 working days, which will be on or before 23rd November, 2015.

If we require clarification we will contact you as soon as possible – please note that the timescale for response specified above may be subject to change if this is the case.

In the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any queries, remembering to quote the reference number above in any communications.

Yours sincerely
John Tillman
Swyddog Gwybodaeth a Diogelu Data
Adran y Prif Weithredwr
Cyngor Sir Gaerfyrddin

Information & Data Protection Officer
Chief Executive's Department
Carmarthenshire County Council
Mewnol/Internal: 4127
Allanol/External: 01267 224127

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FOIA, Carmarthenshire Council

Dear Sir/Madam,

I refer to your request for information, which was received on 26th October, 2015 and has been dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

I will respond to your request in the order it was presented using numbered points as headings for ease of reference.

"1. How much money did the organisation spend on temporary agency staff for the financial year 2014/2015?"

£1,507,184.00

"2. What formal arrangements are in place with regards to temporary agency staffing? (i.e. managed service, PSL, etc.)"

Managed Service.

"3. What was the off contract spending for the financial year 2014/2015?"

£91,798.33

"4. Which job category has the highest temporary staffing spend?"
Residential Care.

"5. When does your current arrangement expire?"

6th February 2015 - temporarily extended to 31st March 2016.

(This is to ensure coverage during implementation processes of the South Wales Local Authority collaboration, under the National Procurement Service Agency Workers Framework).

Yours faithfully

John Tillman
Swyddog Gwybodaeth a Diogelu Data
Adran y Prif Weithredwr
Cyngor Sir Gaerfyrddin

Information & Data Protection Officer
Chief Executive's Department

Carmarthenshire County Council
Mewnol/Internal: 4127

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