Placements and Brokerage Officer

  • Location
    South Croydon, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 17.27 - £ 21.25 / Hourly
  • Category
    Public Sector - Social Care
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Public Sector
  • External Reference
    5900-LBC

*Placements and Brokerage Officer - Local Authority Social Care*


Adecco are currently recruiting for a Placements and Brokerage Officer for a South London local authority.



  • Placements and Brokerage Officer

  • Public Sector - Local Authority

  • Full time - 36 hrs p/w, Mon to Fri

  • Temporary contract - 7 months

  • £17.27 per hour PAYE / £21.25 oer hour Umbrella

  • ASAP Start (pending registration and compliance)

  • Remote working at present, possibility of transitioning to hybrid working


Our client require a Placement & Brokerage Officer to work with a multi-disciplinary 'Review Team' in reviewing residential based clients to look at reducing package of care costs with providers where required and to also support the implementation of a new inflation strategy for 18-64 year old clients.


ROLE PURPOSE



  • Provide an efficient and effective Placements and Brokerage service on behalf of adult social care for all adult service user groups, including procurement, delivery and quality monitoring.

  • Build and maintain relationships with all partners in the adult social care sector to ensure positive, professional and business based services providing quality, safe and cost effective outcomes for service users.

  • To participate in the Living Independently for Everyone (LIFE) re-ablement care and support contract.

  • To participate in the Brokerage service working in conjunction with the allocated re-ablement LIFE provider and the 2 hour care delivery time.

  • Ensure safe transfer from hospital discharge into the LIFE service.

  • To participate in and contribute to operational and commissioning projects as required

  • To provide expert knowledge on appropriate placements to social care professionals.

  • To identify and secure placements in a prompt and timely manner, ensuring value for money.

  • To provide reports on placements/brokerage and commissioned services for the purposes of strategic planning











Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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