Islington Council are seeking experienced Brokerage Officers to work in the Housing and Adults Social Services area.
These are temporary positions so you must be available immediately for work and have an in date DBS clearance.
The post holder will support the Brokerage Management Team to ensure the department and partner organisations are supported effectively in the commissioning of Residential and Domiciliary Care across both block and sport contract care provision.
To make Quality assurance calls to residents regarding home care received during covid.
Brokerage support to enable swift discharge from hospital across a 7 day week.
Infection control check ins with providers.
* To manage a case load of residential placement referrals for both Islington Social Services and Islington Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). To include the effective case management of the referral ensuring suitable residential placements are sourced with reference to the Councils internal policies and procedures and with due regard to statutory quality assurance mechanisms and internal procedures.
* To effectively identify appropriate residential care vacancies within the block provision and with Sport Residential Care Home providers, subject to value for money and quality utilising a range or assistive technology to negotiate and secure best prices.
* To support the Resource Team Management in ensuring effective and efficient management of the Block contracted residential bed provision and the Block contracted homecare provision.
You must have 18 months experience working within a Social Care Brokerage environment supporting the commissioning of both Residential and Domiciliary Care.
Please only apply if you have the relevant experience with an up to date CV
This is a full time post working over 7 days per week rota.