Agency Social Work

In each of the last five years how many social workers has the council employed through an agency?  What was the total amount charged by each agency to the council for the cost of these contracted social workers over the … Continue reading

Standards for Employers of Social Workers

The Standards for employers of social workers in England set out core expectations for employers and applies to all settings social workers are employed in. They are published by the Local Government Association on behalf of 16 sector stakeholders, including … Continue reading

Use of Agency social workers

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 67 in social work roles (figure does not include management roles) … Continue reading

Temporary Social Worker Numbers and Spend

“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 2020, split by: a) Children’s Services social work … Continue reading

Social worker vacancies

Please can you provide a breakdown of the number of vacancies you have had for social workers in your area for the last 5 years. We do not hold this information. Please also confirm what percentage of your social workers … Continue reading