Issue details

KD 4771 - Children’s Social Care demand and pressures

Enfield Children’s Social Care are on a trajectory of continuous improvement, however following a recent focused visit Ofsted found that social workers case-loads are too high and unsustainable. This paper seeks to address the demand and relieve the pressure by seeking further investment in Children’s Social Care.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure > £250,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 10/10/2018

Decision due: 14 Nov 2018 by Cabinet

Department: People

Contact: Anne Stoker, Director of Children's Services Email: anne.stoker@enfield.gov.uk Tel: 0208 379 4075.

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