Information about your communications team

T Thomas made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Kirklees Borough Council

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Roedd y cais yn llwyddiannus.

Dear Kirklees Council,

I request the following information.

1. What minimum qualifications are required to be a communications manager in your organisation (based on your existing job specs)
2. May I request a copy of the job specification for the position of communications officer
3. How many people work in the communications team & what is the composition, eg one manager and five officers, three managers and ten officers, five managers, five officers and five assistants etc etc
4. May I request a breakdown of the job roles and respective salaries for all posts within the communications team

Yours faithfully,

T Thomas

Freedom Info, Kirklees Borough Council

Dear Mr Thomas,

I confirm receipt of your information request and that I am looking into this.

I will respond to you in due course.

Yours sincerely

Information Access Team
e: [email address]

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dangos adrannau a ddyfynnir

Freedom Info, Kirklees Borough Council

2 Atodiad

Dear Mr Thomas,

 

Further to your recent request for information relating to the above,
which has been dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

You asked :

 

‘I request the following information.

 

1.   What minimum qualifications are required to be a communications
manager in your organisation (based on your existing job specs)

2.   May I request a copy of the job specification for the position of
communications officer

3.   How many people work in the communications team & what is the
composition, eg one manager and five officers, three managers and ten
officers, five managers, five officers and five assistants etc etc

4.  May I request a breakdown of the job roles and respective salaries for
all posts within the communications team’

 

Please find the Council’s response attached.

 

If you are not content with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review.  Requests for internal reviews should
be submitted within 2 months of the date of receipt of the response to
your original request and should be addressed to the Monitoring Officer,
Civic Centre I, PO Box 1274, Huddersfield HD1 2WZ.  Alternatively, you can
send an email to: [email address]. 

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of any review you have the right
under section 50 of the 2000 Act to apply to the Information Commissioner
for a decision as to whether your request for information has been dealt
with in accordance with the requirements of the Act.  The Information
Commissioner’s website is at www.ico.org.uk and gives more information
about the role and duties of the Commissioner.  The Information
Commissioner can be contacted at: Information Commissioner’s Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Information Access Team

Legal & Governance

Email: [1][email address]

Telephone: 01484 221000

 

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Freedom Info, Kirklees Borough Council

3 Atodiad

Dear Mr Thomas,

 

Further to your recent request for information relating to the above,
which has been dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

 

You asked :

 

‘I request the following information.

 

1.       What minimum qualifications are required to be a communications
manager in your organisation (based on your existing job specs)

2.       May I request a copy of the job specification for the position of
communications officer

 

Please see attached job descriptions and criteria required for each type
of post in the communications team.

 

3.       How many people work in the communications team & what is the
composition, eg one manager and five officers, three managers and ten
officers, five managers, five officers and five assistants etc etc

 

Please note the communications team includes part of the Council’s web
team and all the Councils Graphic Design Team. Please see attached Excel
spreadsheet.

 

4.  May I request a breakdown of the job roles and respective salaries for
all posts within the communications team’

 

Digital Communications Apprentice paid at £ 3.30 per hour - the national
apprentice rate. Communications Officers paid Grade 6  to Grade 10. Senior
Communications Officer paid Grade

12 to Grade 13. Team managers paid Grade 14 and the Head of Service paid
Grade 17 to Grade 18.  See page 19 of employee handbook attached for the
latest salaries on our pay spine.

 

 

If you are not content with the handling of your request, you have the
right to ask for an internal review.  Requests for internal reviews should
be submitted within 2 months of the date of receipt of the response to
your original request and should be addressed to the Monitoring Officer,
Civic Centre I, PO Box 1274, Huddersfield HD1 2WZ.  Alternatively, you can
send an email to: [1][email address]. 

 

Please remember to quote the reference number above in any future
communications.

 

If you are not content with the outcome of any review you have the right
under section 50 of the 2000 Act to apply to the Information Commissioner
for a decision as to whether your request for information has been dealt
with in accordance with the requirements of the Act.  The Information
Commissioner’s website is at [2]www.ico.org.uk and gives more information
about the role and duties of the Commissioner.  The Information
Commissioner can be contacted at: Information Commissioner’s Office,
Wycliffe House, Water Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Information Access Team

Legal & Governance

Email: [3][email address]

Telephone: 01484 221000

 

This email and any attachments are confidential. If you have received it
in error - notify the sender immediately, delete it from your system, and
do not use, copy or disclose the information in any way. Kirklees Council
monitors all emails sent or received.

 

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