Issue details

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: