Use of agency social workers

Bob Lee made this Freedom of Information request to Caerphilly County Borough Council

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Dear Caerphilly County Borough Council,

Please can you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:
1 – The number of qualified social workers who were working on a temporary (agency) basis at the Council on Monday 2nd April 2018, analysed 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 1/4/17 to 31/3/18.

Yours faithfully,

Bob Lee

WWW: FOI, Caerphilly County Borough Council

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WWW: FOI, Caerphilly County Borough Council

Dear Mr Lee

 

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT 2000 - INFORMATION REQUEST

 

Thank you for your request for information received on 3^rd May 2018. We
have considered your request and enclose the following information -

 

1) The number of qualified social workers who were working on a temporary
(agency) basis at the Council on Monday 2nd April 2018, analysed by:

 

a) Childrenâ s Services social work roles

4

 

b) Adultsâ Services social work roles

1

 

Note that this information is provided for 3^rd April 2018 as 2^nd April
2018 (as requested) was a Bank Holiday.

 

2) What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency)
social work professionals during the financial year 1/4/17 to 31/3/18.

£271,883.22

 

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Yours sincerely

 

Susan Christopher

Principal HR Officer

 

 

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