Our client based in North London is looking to appoint a Commissioning and Programme Manager to proactively lead on programmes and projects related to commissioning of Social Care services in the borough, which will include potential management of portfolios.
Some of these key portfolios are as follows...
Integration and partnerships – actively working with partners, re-designing systems where necessary, to develop cross service and/ or organisational solutions, looking to jointly commission where necessary.
Prevention & Personalisation - demand management – installing prevention and personalisation as a necessary consideration in all services that are designed and commissioned with outcome measures evidencing effectiveness. Developing the approach to micro commissioning as necessary to support outcomes required.
Younger People – commissioning of children's services across areas including children's placements services; commissioned support to younger people in transition. SEND will be part of this and be considered in relation with the Disabilities portfolio.
Disabilities’ will include: Learning Disabilities; Mental health; and Dementia with cross overs to SEND. This portfolio will work with and across other commissioning portfolios.
This assignment will be reporting into the Head of Joint Commissioning and will be responsible for directly managing one or more (to a maximum of 3) of the Senior Commissioning and Project Managers.
The role is set for an initial period of 3 months, with a likely extension thereafter and the pay rate is £500/day umbrella