Request regarding Services - Social Services

Katherine Barboni made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Stockton on Tees Council

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Katherine Barboni

Dear Stockton on Tees Council,

this is to kindly ask some information as per below list:

-Management and Team structures for Social services concerning Adults and Childrens
-Children's and Adult's services
-Permanent recruitment needs regarding Social Services
-Agency Spend on Recruitment on Social Services (social workers) both for Adults and Children Teams, between September 2016 and September 2017

Yours faithfully,
Katherine Barboni
Key Account Administrator

Randstad Care

Katherine Barboni

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Dear Katherine Barboni

Freedom of Information Act 2000 / Environmental Information Regulations 2004 – Ref: 0943/1718

Thank you for your correspondence received on 06 October 2017.

Your request is being considered under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 or the Environmental Information Regulations 2004 (whichever is most appropriate). You will receive the information requested within the statutory timescale of 20 working days.

However, please note the Acts define a number of exemptions that may prevent release of the requested information. There will therefore be an assessment of your request to determine if any exemptions apply to the information requested. If the information cannot be released, or only released in part you will be informed of the reasons why, together with any rights of appeal.

If the information requested refers to a third party, they may be consulted before deciding whether it can be released.

Yours sincerely,

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council
Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LD
(01642) 527455
[Stockton on Tees Council request email]
www.stockton.gov.uk

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Dear Katherine Barboni

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref: 0943/1718

 

Thank you for your correspondence received on 06 October 2017. In response
to your request I can now provide the following information. 

 

Q1) Management and Team structures for Social services concerning Adults
and Childrens

 

A1) Please find attached a structure for both Adults and Children’s social
Care. We do not provide names of staff below the 2^nd tier of the Council
structure as this is considered to be personal information as outlined in
Section 40 of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. Email addresses for
staff members adopt the format [1][email address] and
can be contacted via the switchboard 01642 393939 or at Stockton Borough
Council, Municipal Buildings, Stockton-on-Tees  TS18 1LD

 

Q2) Children's and Adult's services -Permanent recruitment needs regarding
Social Services

 

A2) There is an ongoing recruitment drive in relation to Childrens Social
Workers. There is a shortage of experienced Childrens social workers
within the region and we are always recruiting to these posts. For more
information can be found
[2]https://www.stockton.gov.uk/stockton-cou...

 

Posts within Adult Services are recruited to as and when required when a
vacancy arises.

 

Q3) Agency Spend on Recruitment on Social Services (social workers) both
for Adults and Children Teams, between September 2016 and September 2017

 

A3)  

 

Service Area Spend
Adults Services £29,723.4
Children’s Services £947,325.5
Grand Total £977,048.9

 

If you have any queries or concerns please contact me in the first
instance.

 

However, if you are unhappy with the way your request for information has
been handled, you can submit a complaint to [3][Stockton on Tees Council request email] 

 

If, after your complaint has been determined, you remain dissatisfied with
the handling of your request or complaint, you have a right to appeal to
the Information Commissioner at:

 

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), Wycliffe House, Water Lane,
Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5AF.  Telephone: 0303 123 1113  Website:
[4]www.ico.org.uk

 

The ICO does not make a charge for an appeal.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Rebecca Horsman

Information Governance Team

 

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LD

(01642) 527455

[5][Stockton on Tees Council request email]

[6]www.stockton.gov.uk

 

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