Cabinet - Urgency Action
Thursday, 4th June, 2020 1.16 pm

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To seek authority to establish and operate a contact tracing, tracking and protect service in conjunction with Swansea City Council, Swansea Bay University Health Board and Public Health Wales.



That approval be granted:


1.           To approve the establishment and operation of the contact tracing and tracking service in Neath Port Talbot. This will require an input into the regional team in addition to the management and operation of the local teams.


2.          To redeploy available employees into the service, for an initial period of 3 months acknowledging that the teams may need to be operational for 12 to 24 months.


3.          To recruit from the external market any additional employees that may be required, either as a result of redeployed staff having to return to their substantive post and / or an increase in demand for services.




For Immediate Implementation




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