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Continuing Healthcare/Funded Nursing Care Commissioning Manager

Job Reference: 983-CCG-5502VB

Wiltshire Clinical Commissioning Group
983 Community Services - 788781
£44,606 to £50,819 pa

Please be advised that BANES, Swindon, Wiltshire CCGs will be merging into one single CCG (BSW) CCG from the 1st April 2020. If you commence employment after the 1st April you will be employed by the new organisation. If you are employed before the 1st April you will automatically transfer across to BSW CCG on the 1st April 2020.

NHS BSW CCG are looking for a full time, permanent experienced Commissioning Manager for the Continuing Healthcare (CHC) and Funded Nursing Care (FNC) services for the Wiltshire Locality based at Southgate House Pans Lane Devises. The CCG provides Continuing Healthcare and Funded Nursing Care within the Wiltshire Locality providing a wide range of services from Residential, Domiciliary, Supported Living, and more. Reporting to the Director of Community and Joint Commissioning, this role will provide the following:

  • Provide support to CHC/FNC both Adult and Children’s (to be confirmed) services to meet the ever changing and transforming environment of the NHS
  • Implementation of the CHC/FNC Commissioning Strategy
  • Develop services to support streamlining of the CHC/FNC Service
  • Manage the process for the “Unmet Needs” service, this is where health needs are identified for service users who do not qualify for CHC
  • Mentor CHC staff in commissioning
  • Manage the CHC provider market, Including the uplift process and negotiation of Care package costs
  • Liaise with all stakeholders inc. the Council, other CCGs, Community Teams etc.

You will ideally have both CHC and Commissioning experience.

To apply for this role, please complete the on-line application form and submit through NHS Jobs.

If you wish to discuss the role with someone prior to application, please contact Janet Barrett on 07846 082226 or by email at

Interviews will be held week commencing 17th February 2020.

Wiltshire CCG is obligated to manage conflicts of interest effectively in order to protect healthcare professionals and maintain public trust in the NHS. In order to support Wiltshire CCG in meeting this obligation, applicants should declare any real or perceived interest which, if employed by the CCG, may have an adverse bearing on the organisation. Declarations of interest must be made in the supporting information section of any application. If an applicant does not have an interest to declare they should clearly state ‘No interests to declare’ within the supporting information section.

Please note that failure to provide information about an interest or a ‘No interests to declare’ statement at this stage of the application process will result in your application not being considered.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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