Reference 2017-276

REF:            2017-276

Subject:        Social Media

 

 

Request:

  1. Please provide me with a copy of your Trust’s Social Media Governance Policy (for employees), or equivalent, and the date it was adopted.
  2. Please list the Social Media programmes used by your Trust (i.e. if you use Twitter, Facebook, Instagram etc. … I do not need individual account details).
  3. Please detail training offered to staff on the use of social media.
  4. Please state how many people in your Trust have been disciplined as a result of social media behaviour, for the calendar years 2012-2016
  5. Please provide the approximate number of people (headcount) employed by your Trust.

 

 

Response:

1. Please provide me with a copy of your Trust’s Social Media Governance Policy (for employees), or equivalent, and the date it was adopted. Please see attached file.

Social Media Policy 19.01.17 [664 kb] PDF

2. Please list the Social Media programmes used by your Trust (i.e. if you use Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram etc. … I do not need individual account details). Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIN, YouTube
3. Please detail training offered to staff on the use of social media. No formal training is provided but all staff are made aware of the policy and the Communications Team will provide advice and support as and when it is requested.
4. Please state how many people in your Trust have been disciplined as a result of social media behaviour, for the calendar years 2012-2016 1 dismissal

1 First Written warning

1 Final written warning

1 left whilst under investigation

2 informal action

 

1 case currently ongoing

5. Please provide the approximate number of people (headcount) employed by your Trust. We have a current headcount of 5,252.