Use of Agency social workers

Dee Green made this Freedom of Information request to South Lanarkshire Council

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Dear South Lanarkshire 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 in your organisation on Monday 4th May 2020, split by:

a) Children’s Services social work roles

b) Adults’ Services social work roles

2 – What was the average number of agency social work professionals in post at any one time during the first quarter of 2020 (January to March)

3 – What was the total spend by your organisation on temporary (agency) social work professionals during the financial year 1/4/19 to 31/3/20? For clarity this refers to the spend on qualified social workers.

4 – What was the average hourly margin (in £ and p) paid to recruitment agencies providing social work professionals for temporary roles during the financial year 1/4/19 to 31/3/20?

Yours faithfully,

Dee Green

Cambridge, Lisa, South Lanarkshire Council

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Dear Sir/Madam

 

Thank you for your request for information, received on 7 July 2020.

 

We are dealing with your request. We will issue a full response as soon as
possible, but no later than 5 August 2020.  If you have requested that we
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Regards

 

Lisa Cambridge

Administration Officer  - Directorate

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership

Council Offices, Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA

Phone: 01698 454362

Email:[email address]

Website: [1]www.southlanarkshire.gov.uk

              [2]www.nhslanarkshire.org.uk

 

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[3]www.contactscotland-bsl.org.

 

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Millar, Jacqueline, South Lanarkshire Council

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Dear Sir/Madam

Please find attached response in respect of your recent enquiry.

Regards

 

Jacqueline Millar

Administration Officer - Directorate

South Lanarkshire Health and Social Care Partnership

Council Offices, Almada Street, Hamilton, ML3 0AA

Phone: 01698 454362

Email: [1][email address]

Website: [2]www.southlanarkshire.gov.uk

Website: [3]www.nhslanarkshire.org.uk

 

British Sign Language (BSL) users can contact us
via [4]www.contactscotland-bsl.org.

 

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More information

More information about contactSCOTLAND-BSL can be found at their
website [6]https://contactscotland-bsl.org/

 

 

 

South Lanarkshire Council

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