Authorise additional funding for Hoople
The purpose of this decision is to approve
additional funding to enable Hoople Care to have a recruitment dive
for the Home First service to attract people to work in the care
and reablement sector, to address a shortfall in whole time
equivalent (WTE) staffing for the Home First service
The funding increase will also enable Home First to increase the rate of pay for Reablement Workers (RW) and Assessment and Review officers (ARO).
Decision type: Non-key
Decision status: For Determination
Wards affected: (All Wards);
Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/10/2021
Decision due: 19 October 2021 by Chief finance officer
Lead member: Cabinet member health and adult wellbeing
Lead director: Acting director of adults and communities
Department: Adults and Communities
Contact: John Burgess, Senior commissioning officer Email: John.Burgess3@herefordshire.gov.uk.