FOI Disclosure Log

Customer Request Details

30 March 2021

Could I please submit the following as a Freedom of Information request? Apologies if I have got the incorrect email address, please forward to the correct person within your Council

 

Is your Homelessness Team (often known as Housing Advice Service, Housing Options team etc) kept in house or subcontracted out to a charity/ private company?

 

How many staff are employed in that department?

 

Of those staff, how many are Housing Options Officers? (please include prevention officers, home visiting officers, reviews officers)

 

How many are managers within that team?



East Herts Council Response

20 April 2021

Thank you for yo

Is your Homelessness Team (often known as Housing Advice Service, Housing Options team etc) kept in house or subcontracted out to a charity/ private company?  In house

 

How many staff are employed in that department? 11

 

Of those staff, how many are Housing Options Officers? (please include prevention officers, home visiting officers, reviews officers) 10 - 6 Housing Options officer  and one Senior Housing options officer and 3 temporary accommodation officers

 

How many are managers within that team? 2  (1 Senior Housing options officer and one Homeless Services Manager)

 

ur request for information, this has now been processed and the information that we hold is enclosed.

 

If you have any queries or complaint about the processing of your request please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

Alternatively for more information on the Freedom of Information Act contact the Information Commissioner at:

Information Commissioners Office
Wycliffe House
Water Lane
Wilmslow
Cheshire
SK9 5AF

Telephone 0303 123 1113

https://ico.org.uk/

 

It is important that you include the above FOI reference number on all correspondence related to this request.

 

Thank you for your request.