Dear Middlesbrough Council,

Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

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
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?

Yours faithfully,

Bob Lee

foi, Middlesbrough Council

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Dear Mr Lee

 

REF NO:016694

 

I am writing to confirm that Middlesbrough Council has now completed its
search for the information you requested on 19^th April 2021.  Your
request has been considered in accordance with the requirements of the
Freedom of Information Act.  Please find the council’s response to your
questions 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

 

+--------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Social Worker | 55 |
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b)    Adults’ Services social work roles

 

+--------------------------------------------------------------------+
|Social Worker | 2 |
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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?

 

April 20 – March 2021 - £3,232,895.39 (exclusive of VAT)

 

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