Herefordshire Council spent more than £5 million on temporary staff last year (From Ledbury Reporter)
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Herefordshire Council spent more than £5 million on temporary staff last year
Updated 8:17am Friday 17th January 2014 in News
MORE than £5million has been spent on temporary staff by Herefordshire Council in the last year.
A Freedom of Information request by the Hereford Times revealed that temporary roles such as travel advisor, recreation assistant and personal assistant cost the council £5.2miliion between December 2012 and December 2013.
There were 150 jobs listed as "temporary" in that period, but Herefordshire Council could not confirm specific salaries.