Quality and Improvement Officer – Adults

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  • Salary:
    £18.00 - £19.64 / Hour
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  • Posted:
    4 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Health & Social Care
  • Deadline:
    April 23, 2021

Spencer Clarke Group are looking for a Quality and Improvement Officer within the Adult Social Care Commissioning team in Oxfordshire.

Contract – 3 month agency contract with a view to being extended on an ongoing basis. 

Working hours – Monday – Friday 09:00 – 17:00

Rate of pay: £18 – £19.64+ per hour

Negotiable depending on experience

About the role

  • The postholder will lead on operational contract management and improvement activities to ensure high quality, value and performance of providers of Health, Education and Social Care services. These activities will include monitoring services and compliance with regulations, provider development and enabling effective commercial practice.
  • To monitor the quality, value and performance of providers delivering services relevant to their primary Tier of Need in line with agreed contract requirements, standards, service agreements and statutory duties.
  • To provide support to specific providers where underperformance or further development needs are identified, co-developing and implementing action plans and taking corrective action where necessary.
  • To manage operational risks and issues regarding providers of Health, Education and Social Care services for their primary Tier of Need, undertaking mitigating action or escalating where required.

About you

  • Operational contract management work experience spanning at least 2 years (preferably in local government or the wider public sector).
  • Good understanding of the legislative frameworks for safeguarding vulnerable adults and children and broad knowledge of key legislation in relation to adults and/or children’s services

About us

  • We offer a £250 referral bonus – so please pass on any details to someone who you think may be interested!
  • We supply to hundreds of councils across the UK!

If you are interested in this role, please contact Adam @ Spencer Clarke Group – 01772 954200 / az@spencerclarkegroup.co.uk