Use of agency social workers

Jim Ward made this Rhyddid Gwybodaeth request to Stockton on Tees Council

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Dear Stockton on Tees 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 Monday 20th May 2019, 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 1/4/18 to 31/3/19?

Yours faithfully,

Jim Ward

Stockton on Tees Council

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Dear Jim Ward

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref: 0533/1920

 

Thank you for your correspondence received on 07 June 2019

 

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
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Yours sincerely,

 

Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

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

(01642) 527521

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Dear Jim Ward

Freedom of Information Act 2000 – Ref: 0533/1920

 

Thank you for your correspondence received on 07 June 2019. In response to
your request I can now provide the following information. 

 

Q1 - How many qualified social workers were working on a temporary
(agency) basis at the Council on Monday 20th May 2019, split by:
A1a) Children’s Services social work roles - 10

A1b) Adults’ Services social work roles - 0

Q2 – What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency)
social work professionals during the financial year 1/4/18 to 31/3/19?

A2) £859,750.29

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
[1][email address] 

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:
[2]www.ico.org.uk 

The ICO does not make a charge for an appeal. 

Yours sincerely,

Hannah Young
Information Governance Team 
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council
Municipal Buildings, Church Road, Stockton-on-Tees, TS18 1LD
(01642) 527455
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[4]www.stockton.gov.uk 

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