Social Work Leadership and Diversity on senior management board

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Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like to request the below information in line with the Freedom of Information (FOI) Act 2000. The definitions in this request relate to the Local Authority Social Services Act 1970, in particular when referring to the Director of Adult Social Services or their senior management board (the board)

• The number of Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board Members

• The number that has a social work qualification and are currently registered with the HCPC

• Whether the Director of Adult Social Services has a social work qualification and is currently registered with the HCPC

• Is The Principal Social Worker a board member

• The gender split of the Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board.

• The ethnicity split as defined by UK Census categories of the Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Harvey

FOI Officer, North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council

 

 

Dear Mark Harvey

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference RFI 1708009. 
Thank you for your request for information. 

 

Your request was received on 02/08/17 and the Council is dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 

 

As required by the legislation, the Council aims to answer your request
promptly, but no later than 20 working days after receipt. As stated in
the Information Commissioner’s guidance, Awareness Guidance 11 Time for
Compliance, the 20 working day clock starts the day after the Council
received the request. The due date has been calculated to be 31/08/17. 

 

If the information you have requested contains reference to a third party,
then they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or
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the Freedom of Information Act.  This will be considered, and if fees are
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proceeding in order to be sure that you are happy to go ahead.  Any fees
that do apply must be paid before the information is processed and
released.

 

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published in the Council’s Disclosure Log where appropriate.  This is a
record of responses to completed requests for information that the Council
has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and
Environmental Information Regulations 2004 from 6 July 2009 onwards.

 

The Council’s Disclosure Log is available online at the following address:

 

[1]http://www.northtyneside.gov.uk/foi-disc...

 

If you have any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

Adam Howorth

Central Information Manager

Central Information Team

Law and Governance

[2]North Tyneside Council

 

Tel: (0191) 643 2333  Fax: (0191) 643 2451

 

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From: Mark Harvey [mailto:[FOI #422682 email]]
Sent: 02 August 2017 22:19
To: FOI Officer
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Social Work Leadership and
Diversity on senior management board [Scanned]

 

Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like to request the below information in line with the Freedom of
Information (FOI) Act 2000. The definitions in this request relate to the
Local Authority Social Services Act 1970, in particular when referring to
the Director of Adult Social Services or their senior management board
(the board)

• The number of Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board Members

• The number that has a social work qualification and are currently
registered with the HCPC

• Whether the Director of Adult Social Services has a social work
qualification and is currently registered with the HCPC

• Is The Principal Social Worker a board member

• The gender split of the Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board.

• The ethnicity split as defined by UK Census categories of the Adult
Social Care (Social Services) Board.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Harvey

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Dear Mark Harvey

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference RFI 1708009

 

Your request for information under the above legislation has now been
considered. Please see response attached.

 

Please note that an anonymised copy of this response may be published in
our Disclosure Log where appropriate.

 

This is a record of responses to completed requests for information that
the Council has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information
Act 2000 and Environmental Information Regulations 2004 from 6th July 2009
onwards. The Disclosure Log is available online at the following address:

 

[1]http://www.northtyneside.gov.uk/foi-disc...

 

I trust that this information answers your request, but if you have any
further requests please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

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may ask for an internal review. Please contact the Information Governance
Team no later than 40 working days after the date of this letter, after
which time we will consider the matter closed.

 

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North Tyneside Council

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e-mail [2][North Tyneside Council request email]

 

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Eilidh Cook

Information Officer

Information Governance

[4]North Tyneside Council.

 

Tel: (0191) 643 5363 / 2333

 

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From: Adam.Howorth
Sent: 03 August 2017 17:09
To: Mark Harvey
Cc: FOI Officer
Subject: FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION RFI
1708009

 

 

 

Dear Mark Harvey

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - REQUEST FOR INFORMATION

 

In all further correspondence please quote our reference RFI 1708009. 
Thank you for your request for information. 

 

Your request was received on 02/08/17 and the Council is dealing with it
under the terms of the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 

 

As required by the legislation, the Council aims to answer your request
promptly, but no later than 20 working days after receipt. As stated in
the Information Commissioner’s guidance, Awareness Guidance 11 Time for
Compliance, the 20 working day clock starts the day after the Council
received the request. The due date has been calculated to be 31/08/17. 

 

If the information you have requested contains reference to a third party,
then they may be consulted prior to a decision being taken on whether or
not to release the information to you.

 

Very occasionally, fees may be payable for the supply of information under
the Freedom of Information Act.  This will be considered, and if fees are
payable in respect of this request the Council will contact you before
proceeding in order to be sure that you are happy to go ahead.  Any fees
that do apply must be paid before the information is processed and
released.

 

Please note that an anonymised copy of our response to your request may be
published in the Council’s Disclosure Log where appropriate.  This is a
record of responses to completed requests for information that the Council
has received and dealt with under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 and
Environmental Information Regulations 2004 from 6 July 2009 onwards.

 

The Council’s Disclosure Log is available online at the following address:

 

[8]http://www.northtyneside.gov.uk/foi-disc...

 

If you have any queries in the meantime, please do not hesitate to contact
us.

 

Adam Howorth

Central Information Manager

Central Information Team

Law and Governance

[9]North Tyneside Council

 

Tel: (0191) 643 2333  Fax: (0191) 643 2451

 

Please think before routinely printing this e-mail.  Do you really need a
paper copy?

 

NOTE: This communication may contain confidential legal advice or relate
to legal proceedings or is sent in contemplation of legal proceedings.
It may be legally privileged and exempt from disclosure under the Freedom
of Information and Data Protection provisions.

 

 

From: Mark Harvey [[10]mailto:[FOI #422682 email]]
Sent: 02 August 2017 22:19
To: FOI Officer
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Social Work Leadership and
Diversity on senior management board [Scanned]

 

Dear North Tyneside Metropolitan Borough Council,

I would like to request the below information in line with the Freedom of
Information (FOI) Act 2000. The definitions in this request relate to the
Local Authority Social Services Act 1970, in particular when referring to
the Director of Adult Social Services or their senior management board
(the board)

• The number of Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board Members

• The number that has a social work qualification and are currently
registered with the HCPC

• Whether the Director of Adult Social Services has a social work
qualification and is currently registered with the HCPC

• Is The Principal Social Worker a board member

• The gender split of the Adult Social Care (Social Services) Board.

• The ethnicity split as defined by UK Census categories of the Adult
Social Care (Social Services) Board.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Harvey

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Please use this email address for all replies to this request:
[11][FOI #422682 email]

Is [12][North Tyneside Council request email] the wrong address for Freedom of
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so, please contact us using this form:
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the internet. Our privacy and copyright policies:
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latest advice from the ICO:
[15]https://www.whatdotheyknow.com/help/ico-...

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