Julie Cooper – 2016 Parliamentary Question to the Department of Health

The below Parliamentary question was asked by Julie Cooper on 2016-05-10.

To ask the Secretary of State for Health, how many social workers are working in Lancashire.

Alistair Burt

This information is not collected centrally.

Skills for Care, the partner in the sector skills council for social care, in England, collects information on the number social worker jobs in England.

Skills for Care estimates shows that there were a total of 390 social worker jobs in Lancashire in local authorities and the independent sector as at September 2015.