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Commissioning, Procurement and Contracting

12 Areas

These standards have a specific focus on commissioning activities within the context of social care, including joint activities with partners such as health service commissioners.

They have numerous uses in the workplace or in the development of the workforce. These include;

  • defining roles at work
  • staff recruitment
  • supervision and appraisal
  • benchmarks for qualifications
  • identifying, developing or commissioning training
  • identifying Continuing Professional Development (CPD) needs
  • staff planning.

Areas

Prepare - Engagement with individuals and other stakeholders

Support co-productive commissioning

SCDCPC 309
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Create and maintain effective working relationships in Commissioning, Procurement and Contracting

SCDCPC 301
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Develop effective working relationships

SCDCPC 401
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Facilitate co-productive commissioning

SCDCPC 407
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Develop strategic partnerships and alliances for commissioning

SCDCPC 501
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Prepare - Governance and management

Lead practice that promotes the rights, responsibilities, equality and diversity of individuals

SCDHSC 0452
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Contribute to the effective performance of your organisation

SCDCPC 302
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Promote the effectiveness of teams

Promote compliance with organisational responsibility

SCDCPC 402
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Manage performance in commissioning, procurement and contracting for your area of responsibility

SCDCPC 426
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Contribute to and influence policy and strategy development within and beyond your own organisation

SCDCPC 429
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Lead practice that promotes the rights, responsibilities, equality and diversity of individuals

Provide leadership for commissioning

SCDCPC 519
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Lead risk management in commissioning, procurement and contracting

SCDCPC 520
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Engage with the decision making process of your organisation

SCDCPC 508
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Manage the quality of commissioning, procurement and contracting for your area of responsibility

SCDCPC 425
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Provide supervision to other individuals

SFHGEN35

Prepare - Project management

Manage programmes

CFAM&LFA4
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Manage projects

CFAM&LFA5
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Prepare - Knowledge and skills training

Take responsibility for the continuing professional development of yourself and others

SCDHSC 0043
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Develop your practice through reflection and learning

SCDHSC 0033
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Exchange knowledge and good practice to support the achievement of outcomes

SCDCPC 427
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Plan the workforce to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 505
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Develop teams to manage commissioning

SCDCPC 518
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Evaluate the effectiveness of commissioning policy and strategy on improving outcomes for individuals, key people and communities

SCDCPC 512
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Analyse - Establish outcomes and priorities

Research and manage information to support commissioning decisions

SCDCPC303
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Contribute to establishing commissioning priorities and balancing demands on resources

SCDCPC 315
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Conduct a population needs analysis

SCDCPC 408
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Conduct a strategic review of the commissioning environment for your area of responsibility

SCDCPC 503
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Analyse - Develop options

Contribute to the development of flexible and innovative ways of working to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 317
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Support innovation and implement new ways of working to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 430
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Develop an options appraisal for commissioning priorities

SCDCPC 409
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Lead innovation and new ways of working to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 511
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Plan - Strategy and policy

Facilitate the resolution of issues or conflicts in commissioning, procurement and contracting

SCDCPC 304
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Initiate and implement change to improve commissioning, procurement and contracting activities

SCDCPC 414
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Negotiate for financial resources to support plans in your area of responsibility

SCDCPC 506
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Lead and manage change in commissioning activities

SCDCPC 515
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Steer the design of policies

SFJPSG2.4.3
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Plan - Work in partnership

Collaborate with partners to jointly commission services

SCDCPC 412
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Enable your organisation to align or pool budgets with commissioning partners

SCDCPC 509
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Develop a joint strategic commissioning plan

SCDCPC 510
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Secure services - Develop the market

Develop a market position statement for your area of responsibility

SCDCPC 416
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Engage with the market to deliver your organisations priorities and outcomes

SCDCPC 417
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Secure services - Service procurement and contracting

Contribute to planning contract implementation

SCDCPC 307
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Support individuals to secure services in order to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 316
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Specify sustainable services to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 415
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Procure goods and services to maintain provision

SCDCPC 419
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Decommission services to promote priority outcomes

SCDCPC 420
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Manage the tendering process to achieve priority outcomes

SCDCPC 422
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Use a range of tools, techniques and approaches to secure services

SCDCPC 423
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Review - Manage and monitor contracts

Work with providers to monitor and review performance against outcomes

SCDCPC 305
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Take action to promote contract compliance final

SCDCPC 306
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Manage contracts to achieve outcomes

SCDCPC 421
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Improve contract performance

SCDCPC 424
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Review - Review and evaluate commissioning activity

Review the social, economic and environmental sustainability of commissioning activity for your area of work

SCDCPC 431
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Evaluate the effectiveness of commissioning policy and strategy on improving outcomes for individuals, key people and communities

SCDCPC 512
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