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Support staff in New Zealand Prisons

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From: Kendra Cox

Department of Corrections,

How many mental health, therapeutic, and emotional support staff work in New Zealand Prisons? This includes, but is not limited to: psychologists, social workers, therapists, psychiatrists, care workers, community workers. Please provide this information broken down by Prison.

What is the rate of mental health, therapeutic, and emotional support staff turnover (hiring and firing) for the last financial year?

How many vacancies does Corrections have for these positions?
Ngā mihi,
Kendra Cox

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