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Head of Joint Commissioning for Mental Health and Wellbeing

  • Job reference: commis290119southwar
  • Location: Southwark, London
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Unqualified Social Work
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Job description: Head of Joint Commissioning for Mental Health and Wellbeing

Service Care Solutions are currently recruiting for a Head of Joint Commissioning for Mental Health and Wellbeing to work in Southwark, South East London.

The current post holder is on secondment to the local mental health trust. The Partnership Commissioning Team is under review to ensure it is best configured to promote integrated commissioning and a restructure may follow.

Interview date: 18th February 2019
Contract length: 7 months+
Working Hours: Full Time (36 Hours)
Start Date: ASAP
Location: Southwark, SE1

Duties will include:
To lead the mental health team in;
*delivering the recently agreed mental health strategy with the council
*managing the contract with South London and Maudsley MH Trust and developing commissioning intentions
*developing the local population based commissioning for outcomes approach (Bridges to Health and wellbeing)
*supporting providers in their integration initiatives (Partnership Southwark, Local Care Networks)
*planning in line with NHS Long Term Plan
*implementing any restructure of the team
*maintaining good people management and morale

Requirements for this role:
*Demonstrate evidence of continued professional, managerial and personal development within the relevant discipline
*Substantial experience in a relevant professional/management capacity within a highly complex organisation, with experience of managing a significant portfolio; management and development of staff and responsibility of the management of substantial resources, including financial budgets.

Working with Service Care Solutions comes with many benefits, including:-
*A specialist consultant specific to you with a wide range of social work knowledge
*Excellent and competitive rates of pay
*An extensive range of exclusive Social Work vacancies available throughout the UK
*Expert payroll service processed twice per week
*Frequent job updates sent to you exclusively to meet your requirements
*£250 bonus offered for referring a friend to any job role
*Loyalty Bonus Scheme granting access to our rewards website which includes free gifts such as televisions, mobile phones and more

Service Care Solutions also offers a £250 referral bonus! So if you know anyone who would be ideal for this role, you will receive £250 for your referral once their probationary period has been completed!

If you are interested in the role, or know of anyone who may be, please contact Nosheen at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208964, or email