Coventry City Council
PO Box 15
E-mail: Phone: 024 7697 5408
Date: 10 May 2021
Freedom of Information Act 2000 (FOIA)
Request ID: FOI325174020
Thank you for your request for information relating to Agency social workers.
Your request and our responses are shown below:
1. How many qualified social workers were working on a temporary (agency) basis at the
Council on 1st April 2021, split by:
a. Children’s Services social work roles
- 78 b. Adults’ Services social work roles
2. What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency) social work
professionals during the financial year 1/4/20 to 31/3/21?
£3,525,650 Adults -
£448,000 Total -
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