Social Care Commissioner

What is the role

Responsible for arranging services for people to meet care and support needs.

What does it involve

  • Sourcing services that achieve the best possible outcomes for the local community
  • Gathering and researching information on best practice, national policy and legislation and local market intelligence
  • Contributing to market shaping and facilitation to increase choice and control
  • Planning, co-ordinating and undertaking quality inspection visits
  • Undertaking contract reviews and monitoring spend

Salary range

from £39,000 to £50,000

Entry qualifications required

Entry requirements will depend on the role. For commissioning assistant/ support roles a level 3 qualification would be expected. Higher level roles such as commissioning officers or managers usually require a level 5 qualification

Skip to content