Question: How do I find details about staff absence, for example, how many times a member of staff has been out over the last year?
Answer: You can find details of staff absence by visiting Reporting>Reports - click on the green "Staff" tab and the first report titled "Absence-" will provide you with what you need.
There is different ways you can view this report, that show different information. Below the date range in this report is where you can choose the different views. Have a look at each and decide which one is best.