County Council Staff Issued With Formal or Informal Warnings for Alcholol/Substance Misuse

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Dear Kent County Council,

Please provide:

1. The number of staff who have had either a) Verbal Warning b)
Written Warning c) Suspension from post as a result of Drug/Alcohol
issues.

2. The number of complaints received, either by internal staff or external individuals, regarding County Council officers under the influence of drugs or alcohol whilst undertaking their duties on behalf of the council.

For each answer please break down by the below directorates:

Education Planning and Access
Early Help and Preventative Services
Strategic Commissioning
Commissioning
Strategic Business Development and Intelligence
Public Health
Specialist Children's Services
Economic Development
Disabled Children, Adult Learning Disability and Mental Health
Infrastructure
Environment, Planning and Enforcement
Older People and Physical Disability
Strategy, Policy, Relationships and Corporate Assurance
Highways, Transportation and Waste
Education Quality and Standards

Many Thanks

Yours faithfully,

Ms K Jones

Kent County Council

Dear Ms Jones

 

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will endeavour to supply the data to you as soon as possible but no later
than 12^th June 2017 (20 working days from date of receipt).

 

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Carly Wattle | Information Access Officer | Information Resilience &
Transparency Team | Kent County Council | Room 2.71, Sessions House,
Maidstone, ME14 1XQ | Phone 03000 417061 | Fax 03000 420303 | 
[1]http://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council...
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From: K Jones [mailto:[FOI #406515 email]]
Sent: 14 May 2017 12:20
To: Freedom of Information - KCC
Subject: Freedom of Information request - County Council Staff Issued With
Formal or Informal Warnings for Alcholol/Substance Misuse

 

Dear Kent County Council,

 

Please provide:

 

1. The number of staff who have had either a) Verbal Warning b) Written
Warning c) Suspension from post as a result of Drug/Alcohol issues.

 

2. The number of complaints received, either by internal staff or external
individuals, regarding County Council officers under the influence of
drugs or alcohol whilst undertaking their duties on behalf of the council.

 

For each answer please break down by the below directorates:

 

Education Planning and Access

  Early Help and Preventative Services

  Strategic Commissioning

  Commissioning

  Strategic Business Development and Intelligence

  Public Health

  Specialist Children's Services

  Economic Development

  Disabled Children, Adult Learning Disability and Mental Health

  Infrastructure

  Environment, Planning and Enforcement

  Older People and Physical Disability

  Strategy, Policy, Relationships and Corporate Assurance

  Highways, Transportation and Waste

  Education Quality and Standards

 

Many Thanks

 

Yours faithfully,

 

Ms K Jones

 

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Dear Ms Jones

 

Thank you for your request for information made under the Freedom of
Information Act (FOIA) 2000, relating to Kent County Council staff issued
with informal and formal warnings.

 

I am pleased to provide the attached spreadsheet in answer to your
request.

 

If you are unhappy with this response, and believe KCC has not complied
with legislation, please ask for a review by following our complaints
process; details can be found at this link
[1]http://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council...
on our website. Please quote reference FOI/17/0849.

 

If you still remain dissatisfied following an internal review, you can
appeal to the Information Commissioner, who oversees compliance with the
Freedom of Information Act 2000. Details of what you need to do, should
you wish to pursue this course of action, are available from the
Information Commissioner’s website [2]http://www.ico.org.uk/concerns

 

Yours sincerely

 

Alex Corcoran | Information Access Officer | Information Resilience &
Transparency Team | Kent County Council | Room 2.71, Sessions House,
Maidstone, ME14 1XQ | Phone 03000 419707 | Fax 03000 420303 |
[3]http://www.kent.gov.uk/about-the-council...
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