Placement Officer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Public Sector and Government
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Public Sector - Social Care

We are currently recruiting for a Placement Officer to work for an organisation based in Havering. The post holder would be assisting in the day to day provision of a commissioning service for vulnerable service users.

Main Duties of the role-

  • Locating and coordinating placement making and packages of care identifying and assessing a range of placement provisions.

  • Ensuring that provisions where placements are made meet quality expectations, through visits, reporting where deficiencies are evident.

  • Reporting proportionately and effectively on quality of provision, raise issues immediately they are observed in relation to safeguarding

  • Contributing to the development of a strategic response to the need for a vibrant and responsive market for placements

  • Ensure contractual arrangements are robust and accessible

  • Have a good working relationship with providers through positive approaches that deliver strong outcomes.

Experience in a similar role is essential.

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