Commissioning, Procurement and Contracting
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.