Reference 2017-503

REF:            2017-503

Subject:        Staff sickness and suspension

 

 

Request:

  1. How many members of staff were absent for six-months or more due to (i) sickness and (ii) suspension?
  2. What was the cost of paying the wages of the people who were absent for six-months or more because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension.
  3. How many members of staff employed by the Trust that were absent from work for the entire financial year because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension
  4. What was the cost of paying the wages of the people who were absent for the whole year because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension.

NOTE: I would expect that any individual cases caught within Questions 3 and 4, would also be INCLUDED in your answers to Questions 1 and 2.

 

 

Response:

In relation to the 2016-17 financial year please answer the following questions:

1.  How many members of staff were absent for six-months or more due to (i) sickness and (ii) suspension?

(i) 61

(ii) 0

 

2.  What was the cost of paying the wages of the people who were absent for six-months or more because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension. (i) £769,125 approx

(ii) NA

3.  How many members of staff employed by the Trust that were absent from work for the entire financial year because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension (i) 0 –

(ii) 0

4.  What was the cost of paying the wages of the people who were absent for the whole year because of (i) sickness and (ii) suspension. (i) NA

(ii)NA