Residential Support Worker information

Carl Tinker made this Freedom of Information request to Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Wigan Borough Council,

I am gathering employment and local demographic data in relation to the local health & social care market place. It is with this mind that I hope you can supply the required information for the following job Category:
Residential Support Worker

If possible could this information please be presented for the year Jan 2010 - Dec 2010, showing both the annual total and monthly breakdown.

1.Total Number of staff Directly employed across the council per job type, by department
2.Number of temporary agency staff on placement within the council per job type, by department and by supplier
3.Total Number of permanent jobs filled/resourced through recruitment agencies
4.Total Spend on direct employment across the council per job type, by department
5.Total Spend on Temporary agency labour across the council, per job type, per department and by supplier
6.Total spend on Permanent fees paid to Agencies
7.Average Salary for each job role above based on results from 2010 for direct staff and agency staff

Notes:
1.I would like the information in electronic format (and if possible, in Excel to assist with calculations). This should avoid any printing cost issues.
2.Could you please indicate which directorate as well as department.

Your assistance with this request is greatly appreciated.

Yours faithfully

Carl Tinker

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Sir

I am emailing to confirm the receipt of your recent FOI request to Wigan Council.

We will respond as soon as possible and in any case no later than 7th July 2011, which is 20 working days after the receipt of your request.

If you have any comments or questions in the meantime, please direct them to [Wigan Borough Council request email], or at Wigan Council, Town Hall, Library Street, Wigan WN1 1YN.

Your contact is Sharon Crippin, Email [email address].

Regards

Kate Burns
Legal Clerk
Wigan Council
Resources Directorate
Legal and Risk
Town Hall, Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1YN
Tel: 01942 827468 (Internal Ext. 2468)

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Dear Wigan Borough Council,

To cut down on your workload slightly, we have removed several of
the requests from our intial FOI request..

Please find amended request below.

Residential Support Worker

If possible could this information please be presented for the year
Jan 2010 - Dec 2010, showing both the annual total and monthly
breakdown.

1.Total Number of staff Directly employed across the Trust per job
type, by department
2.Number of temporary agency staff on placement within the Trust
per job type, by department and by supplier
3.Total Spend on direct employment across the Trust per job type,
by department
4.Total Spend on Temporary agency labour across the Trust, per job
type, per department and by supplier

Yours sincerely,

Carl Tinker

Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Carl

I am writing to respond to your freedom of information request which we
received on 9th June 2011. This request has been handled under the Freedom
of Information Act 2000.

Your request and our response in blue is detailed below.

I am gathering employment and local demographic data in relation to the
local health & social care market place. It is with this mind that I hope
you can supply the required information for the following job Category:
Residential Support Worker

If possible could this information please be presented for the year Jan
2010 - Dec 2010, showing both the annual total and monthly
breakdown.

1 Total Number of staff Directly employed across the council per job
type, by department

Children and Young People Services Service Transformation - Social
Care 82
Adult Services Provider & Quality Assurance -
Independent Living Services 234
Adult Services Provider & Quality Assurance - Day
and Residential Services 68

TOTAL 384

2 Number of temporary agency staff on placement within the council
per job type, by department and by supplier

There has been no Temporary agency Residential Support Workers on
placement within the council

3 Total Number of permanent jobs filled/resourced through
recruitment agencies

We do not directly link agency staff to permanent vacancies and it is the
responsibility of the line manager to determine the need for agency
workers based on categorisation such as short term demand etc.

4 Total Spend on direct employment across the council per job type,
by department

Department
Directorate Annual
Basic Pay

Children and Young Peoples Services Service Transformation - Social
Care 1418401.42
Adult Services Provider & Quality Assurance -
Independent Living Services 3004084.28
Adult Services Provider & Quality Assurance - Day
and Residential Services 754192.63
NOTE: The total spend is the employee's basic pay - this does not take
into account any payments for sleep-ins or enhancements for weekend
working
5 Total Spend on Temporary agency labour across the council, per job
type, per department and by supplier

There has been no spend on Temporary Residential Support Workers

6 Total spend on Permanent fees paid to Agencies

No charge applies and we are not aware of any permanent fee costs incurred
in this period
7 Average Salary for each job role above based on results from 2010
for direct staff and agency staff

£13,480

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regulator for Freedom of Information. His website is
[1]www.informationcommisioner.gov.uk and his helpline number is 0303
1231113.
His staff may ask you to exhaust our internal complaints procedure if you
choose to complain to his office now.
I apologise for the delay in responding to this request, this is due to
the high volume of requests that are currently being received. If you need
any further information please do not hesitate in contacting me

Yours Sincerely

Sharon Crippin
Assistant Data Protection Officer
Resources Directorate
Legal & Risk
Wigan Council
Town Hall
Wigan
WN1 1YN
Tel: (01942) 827002 Internal: 2002
email: [email address]
[2]www.wigan.gov.uk

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Wigan Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Sir / Madam

I am emailing to confirm the receipt of your recent FOI request to Wigan
Council.

We will respond as soon as possible and in any case no later than 17th
October 2011, which is 20 working days after the receipt of your
request.

If you have any comments or questions in the meantime, please direct
them to [Wigan Borough Council request email], or at Wigan Council, Town Hall, Library
Street, Wigan WN1 1YN.

Your contact is Rita Wood.

Regards

Davina Rumsey - Legal Clerk
Resources Directorate,
Legal and Risk,
Wigan Council, Town Hall,
Library Street, Wigan, WN1 1YN
01942 828146 ( Internal ext 3146)
[email address]

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Dear Sir,
I am writing to respond to your freedom of information request.  This
request has been handled under the Freedom of Information Act 2000.

Your request and our response in blue is detailed below.
I am gathering employment and local demographic data in relation to
     the local health & social care market place. It is with this mind
     that I hope you can supply the required information for the
     following job Category:
 
     Qualified Social Worker  
 
     If possible could this information please be presented for the year
     Jan 2010 - Dec 2010, showing both the annual total and monthly
     breakdown.
 
     1.Total Number of staff Directly employed across the council per
     job type, by department
     2.Number of temporary agency staff on placement within the council
     per job type, by department and by supplier
     3.Total Number of permanent jobs filled/resourced through
     recruitment agencies
     4.Total Spend on direct employment across the council per job type,
     by department
     5.Total Spend on Temporary agency labour across the council, per
     job type, per department and by supplier
     6.Total spend on Permanent fees paid to Agencies
     7.Average Salary for each job role above based on results from 2010
     for direct staff and agency staff
 
     Notes:
     1.I would like the information in electronic format (and if
     possible, in Excel to assist with calculations). This should avoid
     any printing cost issues.
     2.Could you please indicate which directorate as well as
     department.
 
Spreadsheet attached
 
If you are unhappy with any aspect of this response, an independent senior
officer will review this decision. Please let me know if you would like to
arrange this.
You can also complain to the Information Commissioner, who is the
regulator for Freedom of Information. His website is
[1]www.informationcommisioner.gov.uk and his helpline number is 0303
1231113.
His staff may ask you to exhaust our internal complaints procedure if you
choose to complain to his office now.
I apologise for the delay in responding to this request, this is due to
the high volume of requests that are currently being received. If you need
any further information please do not hesitate in contacting me.
Yours faithfully,
 
 
Rita Wood
Legal Practice Officer
Wigan Council
Resources Directorate - Legal and Risk
Town Hall,  Library Street, Wigan WN1 1YN
01942 828072 (Internal Ext. 3072)
[email address]
[2]www.wigan.gov.uk
 
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