Dear Wakefield City Council,

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

1. The total number of Children’s Social Workers employed permanently by the Council as of the 29th April 2019?
2. A breakdown by Nationality of the Children’s Social Workers employed permanently i.e. United Kingdom 100, Australian 36 etc.?
3. The total number of Children’s Social Workers currently employed permanently for which the local authority have sponsored their visa (certificate of sponsorship) to work for the local authority?

Yours faithfully,

Mr P T Read

freedomofinformation, Wakefield City Council

Dear Mr Read,

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

Thank you for your email requesting information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. It is our intention to have the response delivered to you by 19 June 2019.

I would like to inform you that all requests submitted under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 might be subject to exemption(s), which the Authority is entitled to apply to refuse the request.

Any future correspondence you may have in relation to this matter should be marked Private & Confidential and sent to the Senior Information Governance Officer, Information Management Team, County Hall, Wakefield WF1 2QW or e-mailed to [Wakefield City Council request email].

Yours sincerely

Information Governance Officer
Corporate Information Governance Team,
Legal and Governance
Wakefield Council, County Hall, Wakefield WF1 2QW
Email: [Wakefield City Council request email]
Tel: 01924 306112

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freedomofinformation, Wakefield City Council

Dear Mr P T Read,

 

Freedom of Information Act 2000 - Request for Information

 

I am writing in respect of your recent enquiry for information held by the
Authority under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act.

 

Please find the response to your request below.

 

1.           The total number of Children’s Social Workers employed
permanently by the Council as of the 29th April 2019?

156

 

2.           A breakdown by Nationality of the Children’s Social Workers
employed permanently i.e. United Kingdom 100, Australian 36 etc.?

a.    British: 115

b.    Pakistani: 1

c.    Zimbabwan: 2

d.    Information not held: 38

 

3.           The total number of Children’s Social Workers currently
employed permanently for which the local authority have sponsored their
visa (certificate of sponsorship) to work for the local authority?

No Children’s Social Workers are currently being
sponsored.                             

 

Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any further queries
regarding this matter.

 

Yours sincerely

 

Information Governance Officer

Information Governance Team

Legal and Governance

Wakefield Council

Tel: 01924 306112

E-mail: [1][Wakefield City Council request email]

 

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