Statistics around agency spend in Social Services for 2017

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Shelley Stonehouse

Dear Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council,

Can you please provide the following information around Agency workers and overall spend in 2017 within your social services departments

Children's Services - current agency workers
How many agency Team Managers
How many agency Snr Practitioners
How many agency Qualified Social Workers

Adults Services - current workers
How many agency Team Managers
How many agency Snr Practitioners
How many agency Social Workers
How many agency AMHP's

Can you please confirm what your overall spend in Adults Services has been on the above roles from Jan 2017 - Oct 2017
Can you please confirm what your overall spend in Children's services has been on the above roles from Jan 17 - Oct 17

Can you please confirm who your master vendor is for the supply of agency staff into social services

Can you please confirm the % of filled roles via your master vendor in Social Services for the above roles and the value of spend from Jan - Oct 2017 on these placements

Can you please confirm the % of filled roles via Off contract agencies in Social Services for the above roles and the value of spend from Jan - Oct 2017 on these placements.

Yours faithfully,

Shelley Stonehouse
National Account Manager

Freedom Of Information Requests, Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Ms Stonehouse,

 

Freedom of Information Request

Unique Reference No: FOI 6966

 

Thank you for your email received 20 November 2017 requesting information
under the Freedom of Information Act.  I understand your request to be as
follows:

 

Can you please provide the following information around Agency workers and
overall spend in 2017 within your social services departments

 

1.       Children's Services - current agency workers

a)     How many agency Team Managers

b)     How many agency Snr Practitioners

c)     How many agency Qualified Social Workers

 

2.       Adults Services - current workers

a)     How many agency Team Managers

b)     How many agency Snr Practitioners

c)     How many agency Social Workers

d)     How many agency AMHP's

 

3.       Can you please confirm what your overall spend in Adults Services
has been on the above roles from Jan 2017 - Oct 2017 Can you please
confirm what your overall spend in Children's services has been on the
above roles from Jan 17 - Oct 17

 

4.       Can you please confirm who your master vendor is for the supply
of agency staff into social services

 

5.       Can you please confirm the % of filled roles via your master
vendor in Social Services for the above roles and the value of spend from
Jan - Oct 2017 on these placements

 

6.       Can you please confirm the % of filled roles via Off contract
agencies in Social Services for the above roles and the value of spend
from Jan - Oct 2017 on these placements.

 

 

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Dear Ms Stonehouse

 

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Please find attached response in relation to your Freedom of Information
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Kind regards

 

On behalf of Emily Drake

 

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