Dear South Gloucestershire 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?

Yours faithfully,

Bob Lee

Freedom of information, South Gloucestershire Council

Thank you for your recent request for information.

 

You will be aware of the current health emergency and impacts of
Coronavirus (COVID-19) across the country.

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communities rely on, providing essential support to protect the most
vulnerable.

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soon as we are in a position to do so.

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Freedom of information, South Gloucestershire Council

 

 

Dear Mr Lee,

 

Our Ref: FIDP/016313-21.

 

Thank you for your recent request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act. Your request will now be considered in accordance with
the Act.

 

You will be aware of the current impacts of Coronavirus (COVID-19) across
the country. The Council provides many complex services, which our
residents and communities rely on, providing essential support to protect
the most vulnerable. This means, during this time, we may not be able to
respond to your request within the usual 20 day period.

 

Please be assured that we are aware of your request and will respond as
soon as we are in a position to do so.

 

Kind Regards

 

Customer Information and Feedback Team

South Gloucestershire Council

Children, Adults & Health

T: 01454 865924

Team email: [1][email address]

Team secure email: [2]Complaints&[email address]

 

South Gloucestershire Council

Children, Adults and Health Department

Team Complaints Line 01454 865924

 

To provide us with feedback about our services, please email
[3][email address]

To submit requests for information, please email
[4][email address]

For development of new information, advice & guidance platform, please
email: [5][email address]

To contact us regarding an FOI Request, please email

[6][email address]

 

Office: Council Offices, Badminton Road, Yate, BS37  5AF

Postal Address: Department for Children, Adults and Health, Complaints and
FOI team, PO Box 1955, BRISTOL, BS37 0DE

 

 

 

 

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Dear Bob Lee,

 

Please find attached South Gloucestershire Council’s partial response to
your Freedom of Information request. We are currently still gathering
information for question 1 and will provide as response as soon as we have
this.

 

Kind regards,

 

Customer Information and Feedback Team

South Gloucestershire Council

Children, Adults & Health

T: 01454 865924

Team email: [1][South Gloucestershire Council request email]

 

Postal Address: South Gloucestershire Council, PO Box 1955, Complaints &
FOI Team, Department for Children, Adults and Health, Civic Centre, High
Street, Bristol, BS37 0DE

 

Office base: Badminton Road, Yate, Bristol, BS37 5AF

 

 

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Dear Mr Lee

 

Please find attached this Council’s full and final response to your
request.

 

Regards

 

Feedback & Information Governance Team

South Gloucestershire Council

T: 01454 865924

Team email: [1][email address]

 

Postal Address:

Department for Children, Adults and Health PO Box 1955 Bristol BS37 0DE

 

Office base:

Badminton Road, Yate, Bristol, BS37 5AF

 

 

 

From: Freedom of information
Sent: 13 May 2021 14:24
To: '[FOI #749410 email]'
Subject: South Gloucestershire Council- Freedom of Infomration Request-
Partial Response- Our ref FIDP/016313-21

 

 

Dear Bob Lee,

 

Please find attached South Gloucestershire Council’s partial response to
your Freedom of Information request. We are currently still gathering
information for question 1 and will provide as response as soon as we have
this.

 

Kind regards,

 

Customer Information and Feedback Team

South Gloucestershire Council

Children, Adults & Health

T: 01454 865924

Team email: [2][South Gloucestershire Council request email]

 

Postal Address: South Gloucestershire Council, PO Box 1955, Complaints &
FOI Team, Department for Children, Adults and Health, Civic Centre, High
Street, Bristol, BS37 0DE

 

Office base: Badminton Road, Yate, Bristol, BS37 5AF

 

 

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