Information and documents relating to staff wellbeing in higher education

Vida Douglas made this Freedom of Information request to Newman University, Birmingham

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Dear Newman University, Birmingham,

I am writing to request information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. I would be interested in any information held by your organisation regarding my request on staff wellbeing in Higher Education (HE).

I would like to request the following information, covering the last 12 months:

1. The job title of the senior manager with lead responsibility for staff wellbeing in the University
2. The number of mental health specialist staff available within the university to support staff wellbeing
3. A copy of the University’s Policy (procedures)/other relevant document(s) to support the wellbeing of staff.
4. The type of services offered to support staff wellbeing in the University
5. The number of referrals to services offered where staff wellbeing was a primary reason for the referral
6. Staff take up (number) by each service offered to support staff wellbeing.

Please provide the above information in the form of electronic files.

If it is not possible to provide the information required due to the information exceeding the cost of compliance limits identified in section 12, please provide assistance under section 16, obligation of the Act, as to how I can refine my request.

Thank you for your time and I look forward to receiving the above information.

Yours faithfully,

Vida Douglas

Sarah Jane Wattison,

Dear Ms Douglas

 

With reference to your FOI dated 9 November 2018, the answers to your
questions are as shown in red below.

 

Regards

 

Sarah

 

Miss Sarah Wattison

Senior Executive Assistant to the

University Secretary and Registrar

Newman University

Telephone: 0121 476 1181 x 2211

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Sarah Jane Wattison,

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Dear Ms Douglas,

 

With reference to our FOI response sent this morning, please accept my
apologies, but I failed to attached the documents mentioned in our
response.

 

These are now attached.

 

Regards

 

Sarah

 

Miss Sarah Wattison

Senior Executive Assistant to the

University Secretary and Registrar

Newman University

Telephone: 0121 476 1181 x 2211

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Newman University, Genners Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham B32 3NT (
Registered Office )

Tel +44 (0)121 476 1181 Fax +44 (0)121 476 1196

Newman University is a charitable company limited by guarantee,

Registered in England and Wales with Company number : 5493384 Charity
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Dear Sarah Jane Wattison,

Thank you for the attached policy documents regarding my recent FOI request. However,, in your response it states that you have responded to my questions. Unfortunately I do no appear to have received the response to the questions. Please can you resend your response.

Yours sincerely,

Vida Douglas

Sarah Jane Wattison,

Dear Ms Douglas,

 

With reference to your email, I am re-sending the email of 10 December
2018, which contains the answers to your questions.  I think I have
encountered this issue before when responding to whatdotheyknow.com and we
gathered it may be an IT issue and incompatibility between your systems
and ours.

 

 

Regards

 

Sarah

 

Miss Sarah Wattison

Senior Executive Assistant to the

University Secretary and Registrar

Newman University

Telephone: 0121 476 1181 x 2211

 

From: Sarah Jane Wattison
Sent: 10 December 2018 10:49
To: '[FOI #531360 email]'
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Information and documents
relating to staff wellbeing in higher education
Sensitivity: Confidential

 

Dear Ms Douglas

 

With reference to your FOI dated 9 November 2018, the answers to your
questions are as shown in red below.

 

Regards

 

Sarah

 

Miss Sarah Wattison

Senior Executive Assistant to the

University Secretary and Registrar

Newman University

Telephone: 0121 476 1181 x 2211

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