Commissioning Broker

Reference:3/AC/18/777 

Salary:£19,446.00 - £24,657.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Shire Hall and Gloucestershire Royal Hospital - GL1 

Closing date:20 December 2018 at midnight 

X2 Positions

Gloucestershire Integrated Brokerage is looking for two Commissioning Broker to work with providers to support the Brokerage of placements and packages of care out of ‘traditional’ office hours.


The post holders will work across a number sites as required by Gloucestershire County Council and Gloucestershire Clinical Commissioning Group, providing a brokerage service up to 8pm Monday to Friday and between the hours of 11am and 4pm on Saturday and Sunday. The remainder of the working week these posts will work as part of the wider Brokerage team sourcing services that meet the needs of service users of both Health & Social Care The role will include brokering, recording, monitoring and reporting accurate placement and provider information on an ongoing basis. This is a dynamic position and you will be expected to multitask, highlighting opportunities and escalating risks to managers as appropriate.


 You will need to be flexible, resilient, organised and calm under pressure. You should also be willing to take on new challenges as they arise. Candidates should be computer literate, an experience of using ERIC or ContrOCC or of commissioning care and support for individuals would be an advantage but not essential.  


The role is a permanent position.


Weekend and Evening working is essential.

For an informal discussion please contact: Brenda Yearwood 01452 328516 Brenda.Yearwood@gloucestershire.gov.uk

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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Only if you have difficulty accessing the information published online should you contact GCC Appointments & People Sourcing Team by telephone 01452-425888 or e-mail to ContactUs@gloucestershire.gov.uk quoting the vacancy reference number above.

If you wish to apply for this position on a secondment basis, please obtain approval from your current line manager that you may be released on a secondment before submitting an application form.

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