Lone workers – numbers and contracts

Does your organisation have lone workers (HSE definition, someone who works by themselves or without close supervision) ? Yes How many lone workers does your organisation have? We do not hold a central record of this information. To extract this … Continue reading

Apprenticeship levy, spend and numbers – 2018-2020

1) Apprenticeship levy contribution in 2018, 2019 & 2020 Apprenticeship levy contributions per levy year: April 2018 – March 2019:              £1,019,383.10 April 2019 – March 2020:              £1,101,968.99 April 2020 – March 2021:              £1,114,098.30   2) What was the levy draw … 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

Furloughed Devon County Council Staff Numbers

Please can you confirm how many staff were furloughed in each month between March 2020 – February 2021? The spreadsheet Furloughed Staff Mar 20 – Feb 21 details figures from March 2020 to February 2021

Children’s Services Social Workers

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Information Request 11049440 1. Do you sponsor social work students? If so, how many each year and subject to what conditions? Yes, we do sponsor social work students and it depends on the funding available … Continue reading

Devon County Council Flexible Retirement Figures

Freedom of Information Act 2000 Information Request 11026676 How widely Devon County Councils flexible retirement policy has been used within Children’s Social Care? Devon County Council (DCC) retirement policy applies to all employees of the Council, who are current members of … Continue reading

Zero hour contracts

1. What is your policy on zero hours contracts? 2. How many workers/employees do you currently directly employ on zero hours contracts? What is the breakdown of these figure according to (a) sex, (b) race and (c) age?  3. How … Continue reading

Staff training systems and contracts

We would like to know more about your L&D/HR systems, specifically used for training staff, whether that be for basic compliance or the upskilling of staff. Do you use an LMS (Learning Management System) within your organisation? Yes If yes, … Continue reading