19th May 2013

Chair, Healthwatch Tameside

This is an unremunerated voluntary role Healthwatch is the new independent consumer champion created to gather and the views and experiences of people using local health and social care services.  At a local level it will ensure that these views are taken into account in influencing local services as well as helping people to make informed choices about what health or care services people might access. This is a wonderful opportunity to truly influence future health and social care services in Tameside and play a key role in how health reforms may be implemented in Tameside. If Healthwatch Tameside is successful it will become the go-to organisation in Tameside for insight, advice and guidance on the public’s perception of health and social care services. It will also strongly influence commissioners and service providers through its evidence base and credibility with all stakeholders in the region. In order to achieve our vision we are seeking a Chair who not only understands the complexity of health issues in Tameside, but has a good knowledge of the NHS and how it operates.  As the key ambassador for Healthwatch Tameside you must be a great public speaker, somebody who can be a champion for […]
16th May 2013

Interim Public Health Consultant

One of our clients, a London Borough is looking to recruit an interim Public Health Consultant, starting immediately until the end of July, whilst they recruit permanently. The interim manager will lead, develop and co-ordinate children’s public health programmes and health protection assurance for the local authority.   The daily rate on offer is flexible.   If you are interested please contact Dawar Hashmi at Dawar@peridotpartners.co.uk  
16th May 2013

Interim Head of Commissioning – adult social care

Due to a recent restructure, this unitary local authority has a vacancy for a Head of Service to lead their commissioning team. You will have recent or current experience at Head of Service level and be able t demonstrate a sound understanding of the current challenges being faced in adult social care and commissioning. You will lead on brokering partnerships with key stakeholders and have the strategic task of aligning local authority services with health partners. We are looking for someone who can be commercial and has business skills around emerging markets. You will be strong on political awareness, resource awareness and partnership working.   This is an interim role for an initial period of 6 months paying up to £500 per day.   For further information please contact Dawar Hashmi at Dawar@peridotpartners.co.uk  
16th May 2013

Director of Safeguarding Children and Famiies – Rotherham MBC

Peridot Partners have been commissioned by Rotherham MBC to assist in their search for a new Director of Safeguarding Children and Families. Further information will be available soon, but if you are interested in having a discussion about the opportunity, please contact Dawar Hashmi at Dawar@peridotpartners.co.uk  
16th May 2013

Interim Commissioning Manager – London

One of our clients, a London Borough is looking for an interim commissioning manager to join their integrated health and adult social care team. The key criteria for this role is that candidates must have recent experience of social care commissioning in an adult social care setting and a specialism in learning disabilities. We will be searching for people that can demonstrate tenacity, determination and resilience. The current structure within adult social care has been implemented only recently, and this postholder will pick up on some god work that has been started – this must be maintained and there are clear deliverables that need to be achieved over the next 3-6 months.   This role is paying £350 per day.   If you are interested and would like a further discussion please contact Dawar Hashmi at Dawar@peridotpartners.co.uk
16th May 2013

Transitions Manager – London Borough of Bexley

Peridot Partners are working with the London Borough of Bexley to recruit a permanent Transitions Manager.  This is an exciting developmental role for the right candidate, as the team is relatively new.  The ideal person will have excellent Transitions or Learning Disabilities experience, coupled with good management skills.  This is a chance to shape LB Bexley’s transition service and create a robust, efficient and high performing team.   This role is paying up to £45K.   Please contact Alison Nimmo on alison@peridotpartners.co.uk for further information.  
16th May 2013

Interim Reviews Manager – London

Our client, a London Borough, is currently recruiting an interim Service Manager to manage their reviews service for 6 months.  The right person will be experienced in performance management and trouble shooting, with excellent management skills.   This role is paying approx £350 per day.   Please contact Alison Nimmo on alison@peridotpartners.co.uk for further information.
16th May 2013

Permanent Team Managers and Qualified Social Workers – London Borough of Hillingdon

Peridot Partners have recently won a contract to supply permanent Qualified Social Workers and Team Managers across Adults Social Care to the London Borough of Hillingdon.  This is an exciting time to join the council and influence the future of how social care is delivered to vulnerable adults in Hillingdon.  We are looking for dedicated, creative and enthusiastic social workers and managers who are ambitious and want to be a part of implementing this new vision.   For further information on these roles, please contact Alison Nimmo on alison@peridotpartners.co.uk