Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,
Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:
1 - How many qualified social workers were working on a temporary (agency) basis at the Council on 1st April 2021, split by:
a) Children’s Services social work roles
b) Adults’ Services social work roles
2 - What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency) social work professionals during the financial year 1/4/20 to 31/3/21?
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Dear Bob Lee
FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST
Thank you for your request for information received on 12th April 2021.
We have considered your request and enclose the following information:
1) How many qualified social workers were working on a temporary (agency)
basis at the Council on 1^st April 2021, split by:
a) Childrenâ€™s Services social work roles
On 1st April 2021 there were 2 Senior Social Workerâ€™s and 3 Social
Workerâ€™s working on a temporary (agency) basis at the Council in
b) Adultsâ€™ Services social work roles
On 1st April 2021 there were 2 Senior Practitionerâ€™s, 1 Senior Social
Worker and 4 Social Workerâ€™s working on a temporary (agency) basis at
the Council in Adult Services
2) What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency)
social work professionals during the financial year 1^st April 2020 to
31^st March 2021
The spend for qualified social work professionals from 1^st April 2020 to
31^st March 2021 was Â£747,369.09.
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