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Regulatory Inspector (South East)





Priory Group Division

Central Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time





Job Advert - Division Information

When you join Priory you'll be part of something special - an innovative and rapidly growing organisation that is helping to redefine the health and social care landscape across the UK.

This role is to support the Head of Audit & Regulation Adult Care ensuring implementation and review of compliance is carried out to the highest quality standards within the required regulations and legislations. Ensuring quality is and remains at the heart of everything we do.

Conduct regulatory inspections and provide written feedback to the operational & quality teams. 

Job Advert Location Description

This role will be remote with travel to sites in the South and South East of England as agreed.

A current full UK driving licence, covered for business use on own motor vehicle is required.

Job Advert Role Description

A great opportunity has arisen within Priory join the team as a Regulatory Inspector. The Regulatory Inspector’s main role is to work as part of an expert team to support the Director of Compliance to ensure robust reviews of compliance at Priory sites are carried out and comprehensive reports of findings are provided. The role would also include reporting on services’ adherence to the required regulations, legislation and company expectations, ensuring that the safeguarding of adults and vulnerable adults is paramount.

Regulatory Inspector duties include but not limited to

  • Working with an expert team and conducting reviews, which accurately reflect regulatory inspections, in accordance with inspection frameworks.
  • Providing accurate and appropriately evidenced reports on compliance, highlighting areas of concern and best practice and making clear recommendations using company systems, and in agreed timescales.
  • Ensuring the “voice of the user” is influencing the agenda, and significant note is taken of the user experience.
  • Undertaking comprehensive and methodical preparation from a variety of sources to ensure that the review is robust, consistent and effective.
  • Assisting in the assimilation, production and analysis of compliance and governance data to assist the company to identify areas of concern, good practice and themes and trends.

What we would like from a Regulatory Inspector

  • You will have extensive experience of working in residential adult social care services and a robust understanding of safeguarding issues and procedures.  You will also have in depth knowledge of the relevant regulations, standards, inspection frameworks and statutory guidance.   You will understand how these should applied and demonstrated in adult social care services to ensure the safety and wellbeing of adults, good service user and stakeholder experience and satisfaction, positive regulatory performance, and a platform for excellence.
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and oral

What we’d like to give you

  • 25 days annual leave + bank holidays
  • Cash back rewards
  • Career Pathways
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Technology Scheme (qualifying period)
  • Cycle to work scheme (qualifying period)

Prior to submitting an application please take the time to familiarise yourself with the full job description attached below.

We reserve the right to close the advert ahead of the closing date if a successful applicant is appointed. 

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