Reference 2016-535

REF:            2016-535

Subject:        Use of Temporary Social Workers



I would like to request that you provide the following information under the Freedom of Information Act:

  1. How many qualified Social Workers did you have working on a temporary (Agency) basis on 30 August 2016?
  2. What was your total expenditure on temporary (Agency) Social workers supplied through a recruitment agency in the financial year 2015-16?




We do not employ Social Workers directly, they work onsite closely alongside our clinical teams but under the employment of the local authority.