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Senior Contract Monitoring Officer - Care at Home

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  • Sector:

    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    Up to £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Akton Recruitment are seeking a Senior Contract Monitoring Officer working within the Care at Home team at Southwark council.
The successful candidate will be experienced in managing health, social care or education contracts:
* You will employ assertive yet personable approach to achieving your goals.
* Will be skilled provider relationship manager.
* Be able to effectively manage poor performance and provider concerns processes.
* You will be able to respond with maturity and calm within an environment where there may be competing priorities.
This role is located within a dynamic and fast paced team where no two days are the same.
We are seeking to recruit enthusiastic individual with a team approach and an ability to stay calm under pressure while managing competing priorities and working to tight deadlines. The successful candidate will play a critical role in the delivery of regulated Health and Social Care services including the contract management of a portfolio of high-risk contracts.
This will be a challenging, dynamic and rewarding role and we are looking for candidates who have the appropriate aptitude and skills to really make a difference to the management of the Councils Children and Adults social care and education contracts, ensuring care quality and high-performance service is maintained to our most vulnerable residents.
Key duties
* Contract management for key providers in the care at home market
* Provider relationship management, negotiation and influencing providers
* Effective communication & IT skills
* Undertake contract monitoring visits in line with Covid19 guidelines
* Write reports to represent the outcomes and outputs of services including articulating your interpretation of the service
* Ensuring services meet their key performance indicators
* Improve contract performance where required
* Ensure service user and carer feedback is paramount to all contract management activity
This is a full-time contract-based role working Monday -Friday, 09:00 - 17:00 paying a day rate of £350 per day. The initial contract for this role is due to end 30/6/2021 with a view to extend if necessary. If you think this role is right for you, get in touch now!