Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Is Key decision?: No
Is subject to call in?: Yes
Salford City Council – Record of Decision
I, Councillor Gina Reynolds, Lead Member for Adult Services, Health & Wellbeing and co-chair of the Adults Commissioning Committee, in exercise of the powers contained within the City Council Constitution, do hereby:
Approve the investment of £110,035.87 per annum for a 24 month period for Salford City Council’s Charging Assessment Team.
The reasons are:
To ensure Salford City Council is able to meet the demands to deliver timely and high quality statutory Care Act (2014) Adult Social Care Financial Assessments.
Options considered and rejected were:
1) Do nothing.
2) 6 month and 12 month investment options
Assessment of risk: Medium – impact on undertaking statutory duties under the Care Act 2014.
The source of funding is: Adults Integrated Fund Budget
Legal advice obtained: Not applicable
Financial advice obtained: Salford City Council, Adult Social Care Finance lead.
Procurement advice obtained: Not applicable
HR advice obtained: Salford City Council, HR lead
Climate change advice obtained: Included as part of existing service.
Contact Officer: Catherine Connors Tel no: 0161 793 2442
The appropriate scrutiny committee to call-in the decision is the Health and Social Care Scrutiny Panel.
Signed: Councillor Gina Reynolds Dated:13th January 2021 Lead Member Adult Services Health and Wellbeing
This decision was published on 14th January 2021
Unless it is called-in in accordance with the decision-making process rules, this decision will come into force at 4:00pm on 21st January 2021.
Publication date: 14/01/2021
Date of decision: 13/01/2021
Decided at meeting: 13/01/2021 - Adult Commissioning Committee
Effective from: 22/01/2021