Social Care workforce pressures and responses
Decision Maker: Social & Health Care Overview & Scrutiny Committee
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Allweddol decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: No
To advise Committee of the challenges
associated with recruitment within the social care sector and the
national, regional and local responses.
(a) That the current staffing crisis in the social care workforce and the impact on the Council’s ability to consistently deliver a safe and effective service be acknowledged;
(b) That the action being taken in response to this crisis to ensure sufficient capacity and resilience to effectively support vulnerable adults and children be supported; and
(c) That a letter be sent to inform the Welsh Government and County Council.
Report author: Craig Macleod
Publication date: 09/12/2021
Date of decision: 09/12/2021
Decided at meeting: 09/12/2021 - Social & Health Care Overview & Scrutiny Committee