Specifications of children’s social work workforce reports that local authorities can run in COLLECT.


Children’s social work workforce census: COLLECT report specifications

Ref: DfE-00165-2019PDF, 401KB, 24 pages


This document describes the reports available to local authorities completing a Children’s social work workforce return in COLLECT, our centralised data collection and management system.

It specifies:

  • a detailed description of each report
  • what data is used to calculate each report
  • what information each report displays

Published 17 October 2017
Last updated 12 August 2019 + show all updates

  1. Updated reports specifications for 2018 to 2019.
  2. First published.