Social Care Staffing - October 2017

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Nonstop Recruitment

Dear Warwickshire County Council,

This is a request looking into the usage of agency staff in the social services at … For the following, please can you differentiate between the Adults and Children's services.
- How many social workers are employed as locum? What percentage of the social services are locum staffs in children's services?
- How many social workers are employed as locum? What percentage of the social services are locum staffs in adult's services?
- How much does locum staff in social services cost the authority each year?
- How much is spent hiring permanent staff through agencies?
- How many social workers have been hired as permanent staff in the past year? For this please could you differentiate between the ASYE staff and experienced hires. Also, how many of these hires have been through agencies?

What is your current off contract spend or the period of October 2016 to October 2017?

I would like the names off all the agencies that signed into the Term’s of Business with … (what are the Terms of Business) and have been signed off by senior managers to assistant with vacancies throughout Children’s Services.

I would like an up to date copy of your current organisational structure along with the names of all Heads of Service, Service Managers and Team managers within each team.
The teams I would like organisation charts for are as follows:
Family Support Child Protection
MASH & Children's Assessments Teams
Fostering, Adoption & ART
Leaving Care/CLA/NRPF
QA/LSCB/Transformational Change

Yours faithfully,

Ariel A.

 
Information request
Our reference: 2876028

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Dear Sir/Madam
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
Thank you for your request for information that was received on 2 November
2017.
 
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2000 and we aim to send a response by 30 November 2017.
 
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Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
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Information request
Our reference: 2876028

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Dear ‎Sir / Madam‏
 
Freedom of Information Act 2000
 
I am writing to ask you to clarify a part your request.  This is because
we need further details from you in order to identify and locate the
information you have requested.  Therefore I should be grateful if you
would clarify the following:  

"What is your current off contract spend or the period of October 2016 to
October 2017?"
 

* Please can you explain what is meant by "off contract spend"? 

 

* Please can you confirm which staff the question refers to?  (eg. just
Social Workers, or all locum staff within Audlts and Children's
Services, or permanent staff hired through agencies). 

 

* Please add any further information you feel may help.  

 
 
I will not be able to take this matter further without this extra
information from you.  Please let me know by 02/02/2018.
 
If I do not hear from you within the timeframe provided, I shall take it
that you do not wish to pursue this request and will consider the request
closed. 
 
If you need assistance, please contact me at:
 [1][email address]  or reply to this e-mail.
 
 
 
Kind regards, 
 
Bruce Green
Information Rights Officer
Information Management Team
Shire Hall
Warwick
CV34 4RL
Tel: 01926 412211

  

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