Use of agency social workers

Rose Smith made this Freedom of Information request to Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Rochdale Metropolitan 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,

Rose Smith

FOI, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

Dear Requestor,   

RE: - Request For Information

Thank you for your request for information held by Rochdale Council which
was received by us on 10^th May 2018 regarding agency social workers.

I write to advise you that your request has been allocated to the
department best able to deal with your queries, and will be considered
under the Freedom of Information Act.

Under the Act we are required to provide a response within 20 working days
however we do endeavour to provide a response at the earliest opportunity.

Should you have any queries, please contact us using the details below.

Yours sincerely,

Information Governance Unit

Customers & ICT

Floor 2, Number One Riverside

Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU

                                 

Email: [1][Rochdale Council request email]

 

 

 

 

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FOI, Rochdale Metropolitan Borough Council

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Dear Rose,

 

In response to your request for information under the Freedom of
Information Act received by Rochdale Council on 10^th May 2018 please see
the attached response in relation to your queries.

 

We feel that we have fulfilled your Freedom of Information request. 
However, please see the details on our [1]website if you are unhappy with
the service you have received in relation to your request, wish to make a
complaint or appeal against any decision we have made in response to your
request.

 

Should you have any queries, please contact me.

 

Yours sincerely,

 

Information Governance Unit

Customers & ICT

Floor 2, Number One Riverside

Smith Street, Rochdale, OL16 1XU

 

Email: [2][Rochdale Council request email]

 

 

The Freedom of Information Request below is due to be responded to by 8th
June 2018.
If you do not hold this information please can you advise who might?

From: Rose Smith [mailto:[FOI #483663 email]]
Sent: 10 May 2018 12:19
To: FOI
Subject: Freedom of Information request - Use of agency social workers

Dear Rochdale Metropolitan 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,

Rose Smith

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