To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, what estimate his Department has made of how many staff are employed in a 1,300-capacity category C prison (a) directly and (b) in the supply chain.
The following are the current 1,300-capacity category C prisons:
Latest figures on the number of staff directly employed at HMP Highpoint (which is a public sector prison) can be found in HM Prison and Probation Service annual workforce statistics bulletin in table 12 at: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/614643/noms-workforce-tables-march-2017.xlsx.
Latest figures on the number of staff employed at HM Prison Oakwood, and HM Prison Northumberland (which are privately operated prisons) are as follows:
Full-time equivalent staff in post, June 2017
HM Prison Oakwood
HM Prison Northumberland
HM Prison and Young Offender Institution Parc
We do not hold figures on the number of staff employed as part of a supply chain.