Dear Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council,
Can you please:
1. Provide the number of qualified social workers supplied through recruitment agencies, analysed by Children and Adult services
2. Provide information on the number of in-house residential units, day care centres and supported living settings currently using agency care / support workers, their locations, also analysed by Children’s and Adult Services
3. Advise which of question 2 are expected to be closed in 2012?
4. Provide an organogram showing the Social Services Departments within the Council Recruitment
5. What current formal arrangements are in place with regards to recruitment for Qualified Social Workers, Children’s Residential Recruitment, Children’s Services and Adult Services?
7. When are these agreements (contracts) due to expire and who is currently running the contract?
8. Who is the best person to speak to with regards to procurement?
Thank you for your request for information regarding Blackburn with
Darwen's agency usage for qualified social workers (reference 19289).
Your request was received on the 30th January 2012 and I am dealing it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and/or the
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Information Governance Officer
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Thank you for your request for information regarding Social Work Agency
usage (reference number 19289). Please find our response attached. If
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