London, Greater London
£ 13.45 - £ 14.45 / Hourly
Public Sector - Civil Service
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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Placement Officer to join a public sector organisation based in Essex
The successful applicant will have previous experience working social care, within a public sector organisation.
The main responsibilities of this role are:
� To commission approved packages of care with reablement providers and home-care providers and ensure timely, safe and smooth transfer of those clients in the care of those providers.
� To commission Respite and Long Term Residential/Nursing Home Placements for clients and ensure timely, safe and smooth transfer of those clients to their chosen Home.
� To ensure that the requirements of the Dynamic Purchasing system, as introduced within ASC, are understood and that all practice and procedures are compatible with the needs of the system
� To meet the requirements of increasing Direct payments and Individual service funds and advise service users and providers alike of all information necessary to facilitate a smooth process to self-directed support where applicable
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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Please apply with your CV to: Millie Murphy