Recruitment of Social Workers

Charlotte R Quinn made this Freedom of Information request to Birmingham City Council

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Charlotte R Quinn

Dear Sir or Madam,

RE - Recruitment of Social Workers

Under the Freedom of Information Act please email me a copy of any information you hold on your policies, procedures and guidance for the recruitment of Social Workers. Including how, when and where job adverts are placed, how long they placed and after the closing date how long the interview process should take. How the shortlisting of job applications is undertaken and recorded. How long you retain copies of job applications and related information. How shortlisted candidates should be interviewed and what methods of assessment and interview are used. How interview questions, assessments and case study exercises are devised and formulated. Copies and details of any guidance and training interviewers are given on how to conduct interviews, record and evaluate how interviewees respond to questions, complete assessments or case study exercises. What procedures should be followed to inform candidates of the outcome of any interview/assessment. What criteria is used to make one candidate more successful or employable than any other.

Yours faithfully,

Charlotte R Quinn

Birmingham City Council

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Dear Charlotte Quinn
Please find attached response to your FOI request and also the documents

(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Info Supply.pdf)

(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Shortlist criteria.pdf)(See attached file:
FOI 3069 - Presentation assessment.pdf)(See attached file: FOI 3069 -
Recruitment App1.pdf)(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment App2.pdf)
(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment App3.pdf)(See attached file: FOI
3069 - Recruitment App4.pdf)(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment
(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment App5.pdf)(See attached file: FOI
3069 - Recruitment App6.pdf)(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment
App7.pdf)(See attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment Toolkit.pdf)(See
attached file: FOI 3069 - Recruitment training.pdf)

Philip Wilson
Caldicott Co-ordinator
Tel: 0121 303 9462
email: [email address]

Communications and Information Team
Adults and Communities Directorate
Birmingham City Council
Louisa Ryland House
44 Newhall Street
Birmingham B3 3PL

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