Quality and Contracts Officer

14 February 2023
Fixed Term
Full Time
12 Months
County wide
Adult Social Care and Health
2 March 2023
£30,151 - £34,723 per annum

We are excited to offer the opportunity for a fixed term Quality and Contracts Officer focused on Community Based Services and more specifically the Home Care market.  

The Quality and Market Management Team oversee the contracting of and quality of service delivery with independent sector care providers to support the social care market where people can live independently in their communities.

The role of the Quality and Contracts Officer will be to work with a team of Quality and Contracts Officers to deliver community-based services contracts whilst working in collaboration with health and social care partners and people with lived experiences.

Due to the very nature of the community-based services contracts, you will need to work and shape contracts aligned to the County Council’s vision and ambitions around ‘helping our people to live healthier and more independent lives’. The team will report into the wider integrated strategic commissioning group and work alongside as peers with commissioners and operational services (internal and external market facing) to support and drive change in Nottinghamshire.

This post is also available as a secondment opportunity to existing Nottinghamshire County Council employees. You must seek approval from your line manager before applying.

Disabled applicants who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview. A job share scheme is available for all full-time posts: both permanent and temporary, unless otherwise stated. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks.

Nottinghamshire County Council strives to ensure that it goes beyond the requirements of the Equalities Act and prides itself on being accredited as a Disability Confident Leader Organisation.

Therefore, the County Council encourages applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, religion, belief, pregnancy and maternity status, age or sexual orientation.

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