Current Vacancies

Quality & Compliance Officer (Children’s Services)

Reference No: HO/11/QCOC/17

Closing Date:  24/11/2017

Location: Tickhill, Doncaster

Salary: £32,000-£35,000 per annum


Because of the nature of its work with children and vulnerable adults the Hesley Group uses the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to make checks at an enhanced level on all persons whose work or proposed work for any Group Company will involve regular contact with or working in close proximity to children and vulnerable adults in the Group’s care. This post is subject to the enhanced level DBS check, please ensure you complete the form by clicking the link above before continuing with your application Our user reference for the check system is HESLEY with password Hesley. A summary of the Group's policy is available by clicking here.

Established in 1975, the Hesley Group provides flexible, specialist residential services and schools. We aim to offer the best possible care, education and vocational opportunities for young people and adults, often with autism, who have a learning disability and complex needs including behaviour which may challenge. 

We are looking for a Quality & Compliance Officer for our children’s services to work as part of Hesley Group’s Quality Team. You will Conduct regulatory-based inspections of Hesley Group Children’s Services to make sure they are operating in line with statutory requirements and nationally agreed best practice for children’s social care services.  Your role will be to carry out specific tasks and duties including; brief writing, report writing, analysis, investigation/root cause analysis and ad hoc project assignments.

You should hold a relevant qualification in Social work, nursing or an equivalent relevant qualification. You will have an in depth knowledge of the relevant sections of the Children Act 1989, Care Standards Act 2000, and Children’s Homes Regulations and Quality Standards 2015.  You will have the ability and skills to manage and further develop our IT based quality monitoring systems.  We are looking for someone who has current experience at an operational level within a compliance, contract monitoring or commissioning role.

This is a great development opportunity to join an established provider and make an impact on the lives of the people who use our services.  

For an informal conversation about this role please contact Mike Cleasby or Janet Poulain on 01302 866906.

You may find the following documents useful to read through to help you decide whether this is the right career for you.

Job Description

Person Specification

Additional Information for Applicants


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To apply online click the button above, alternatively to request an application pack please email recruitment@hesleygroup.co.uk stating the job reference number HO/11/QCOC/17 and also your full name and address.

Closing date for receipt of postal and online applications:   Noon, 24 November 2017.

Online applications submitted after 12pm (noon) on the closing date may not be processed.

Hesley Group is an Equal Opportunities employer.

This post is subject to an enhanced level disclosure and barring check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).