Additional information on the operation of the National Probation Service.
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Full time equivalent staff in post for the National Probation Service (NPS) the end of each financial year. (Workforce data for private sector Community Rehabilitation Companies is not published).
|Year||Staff in post (National Probation Service)|
March 2019 9,843
For further context and commentary, please see the HMPPS Workforce Statistics Bulletin
See also: staff in post (prisons) in prisons data
Sickness absence (average working days lost per FTE staff) for all National Probation Service staff. (Workforce data for private sector Community Rehabilitation Companies is not published).
|Year||Staff sickness (National Probation Service)|
Apr 2018 to Mar 2019 10.4
See also: staff sickness (prisons) in prisons data