Chaplaincy Provision

R. Smith made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust

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Dear Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust,

I would like to request the following information, under a freedom of information request, relating to hospital Chaplains and Chaplaincy provision in your Trust.

Could you please provide the following information:

1. Are you:
a. an acute Trust
b. a specialist centre / Trust
c. a community Trust
d. a mental health Trust
e. other, please specify:

2. In total how many beds do you have in your hospital(s)?

3. How many staff by whole-time equivalent and headcount do you have in your hospital?

4. The number of whole-time equivalent and headcount of substantive Chaplaincy Team members by faith/belief demographic:
Faith or Belief - Whole Time Equivalent (WTE) - Head Count
Anglican
Baptist
Buddhist
Christian (other than listed)
Eastern Orthodox
Hindu
Humanist
Islam / Muslim
Jewish
Methodist
Pentecostal/Charismatic
Presbyterian
Quaker
Roman Catholic
Salvation Army
Sikh
United Reformed Church
Other (please specify):
Unknown

5. The number of bank / temporary / zero hours contract Chaplaincy staff by faith/belief demographic:
Faith or Belief - Head Count
Anglican
Baptist
Buddhist
Christian (other than listed)
Eastern Orthodox
Hindu
Humanist
Islam / Muslim
Jewish
Methodist
Pentecostal/Charismatic
Presbyterian
Quaker
Roman Catholic
Salvation Army
Sikh
United Reformed Church
Other (please specify):
Unknown

6. The number of honorary Chaplaincy Team members by faith/belief demographic:
Faith or Belief - Head Count
Anglican
Baptist
Buddhist
Christian (other than listed)
Eastern Orthodox
Hindu
Humanist
Islam / Muslim
Jewish
Methodist
Pentecostal/Charismatic
Presbyterian
Quaker
Roman Catholic
Salvation Army
Sikh
United Reformed Church
Other (please specify):
Unknown

7. Does the Trust have Trainee Chaplain / Entry Level Chaplain (Band 5) roles?

8. If so, how many of the Chaplaincy Team are at this level (whole-time equivalent, headcount and religion/belief)?

9. If so, are the positions permanent or fixed term?

10. What is the rationale for Trainee / Entry Level chaplains within your Trust?

11. Over the last 3 years has the Chaplaincy Team:
a. increased in size
b. remained the same in size
c. decreased in size
If there is a change, please give the whole-time equivalent that has been reduced or increased.

12. What steps or initiatives has the Chaplaincy Team taken to increase the diversity of service provision within your Trust?

13. What spaces do you have for prayer, meditation or worship within your Trust, the number of each type of space and what activities regularly take place in each space?

Chapel
Multifaith space
Single faith prayer space
Designated Muslim prayer space
Quiet room / reflection space
Meeting room space
Counselling room space
Other (please specify):

Thank you for your assistance in providing this information, I look forward to receiving the data within the next 20 working days

Yours faithfully,

R. Smith

FOIRequest,

Good Afternoon,

Combined request acknowledgement

Thank you for your recent Freedom of Information requests made in relation to information held by the Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust.

In accordance with Trust policy and the requirements of the Freedom of Information Act 2000, a period of 20 working days is assigned for processing your request. [Working days within the NHS refers to Mon-Fri.] We will provide you with an explanation if we find that there is any reason why this period may extend beyond the period prescribed by the Act.

Please contact us if you have any queries regarding the procedure.

Kind Regards,
Freedom of Information Office
Salford Care Organisation
Northern Care Alliance NHS Foundation Trust
Tel: Teams / Office Tel: 0161 206 1130 please use teams email: [email address]
web: www.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk
twitter: @NCAlliance_NHS

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FOIRequest,

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Good morning,

 

The Trust has now completed collation of data to support a response to
your recent Freedom of Information requests for the Northern Care Alliance
NHS Foundation Trust.

 

Details requested have been attached to this email.

 

As part of the disclosure log, all responses to Freedom of Information
requests are posted on the Trust’s website.

 

We trust these details will assist with your enquiries.  If we can be of
any further assistance in the future, please do not hesitate to contact us
again.

 

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be grateful if you could take the time to answer the following questions
and provide us with any other feedback that may assist us with this
process:

 

           

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Yours Sincerely

            
                                                                                  

Freedom of Information Office
Northern Care Alliance NHS Trust
Tel: Teams / Office Tel: 0161 206 1130
email: [2][email address]
web: [3]www.northerncarealliance.nhs.uk
twitter: @NCAlliance_NHS

 

 

 

 

 

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