About Us

CSCC have had the opportunity for over forty years to consolidate skills, knowledge & qualifications collaboratively with experience of managing a wide range of services within Adult Social Care.

We have strong values and are known for being proactive, taking a hands-on approach whilst setting standards and leading by example. This is evident in everything that we have successfully achieved.

Our unique insight and expertise allows us to really make a difference in anticipating and understanding the demands and expectations that the sector alongside regulatory bodies place upon you.

We are ready, together with a range of personally selected specialist consultants to support you achieving your regulatory requirements, organisational responsibilities and enhance your service.

What Makes Us Different

CSCC is a Nationally recognised Health & Social Care Compliance service.

We pride ourselves on providing a hands-on quality and tailored service. Not only that, but we have a proven track record of working with and developing CQC regulated services. We have systems in place which carefully analyse your service requirements; this allows us to allocate a specific specialist with the necessary skills, knowledge, and expertise to support you through your CQC journey.

Stuart Winward | CSCC UK

Stuart Winward

Compliance & Support Specialist

Elaine Edwards | CSCC UK

Elaine Edwards

Adult Care Specialist

Alasdair | CSCC UK

Alasdair Gallacher

Website Transformation Team Leader

Our Team

Applying their strong values and utilising a robust screen process ensures the directors of CSCC select specialist with unique knowledge, expertise and skills to influence change and support services to transition.
Our CQC consultants are health and social care professionals of many years, with extensive qualifications and will have held senior positions within the sector, they will also typically be CQC inspectors or similar and will always hold a current DBS.

Elaine Edwards

Elaine has been privileged to manage a wide range of Adult Social Care services for over twenty years and is considered an expert within domiciliary services.

She has held numerous positions from Compliance and Quality Manager to Regional Manager.

Whilst managing regulated services, Elaine was able to utilise her skills to increase standards, work efficiency and staff retention alongside CQC compliance and maintaining regulatory requirements in accordance with CQC key lines of enquiry.

Her CQC knowledge and regulatory experience were fundamental in Elaine being head-hunted for the position of Operations Director for a National Social Care Compliance Company.

Elaine played a pivotal part in developing the business, recruiting highly skilled service specific consultants, formulating reports and assisting organisations to achieve positive outcomes. This gave Elaine a real feel for Social Care Compliance and was ultimately the reason for Elaine setting up Care Sector Compliance & Consultancy with her Co – Director Stuart.

Elaine has a particular interest in building relationships with new organisations, providing CQC help & support and working with our CQC Compliance Consultants to ensure they are correctly placed to utilise their skills effectively.

Stuart Winward

Stuart is a highly skilled Health Care Compliance Consultant with twenty-seven years’ experience.

He has managed a range of CQC regulated services and therefore fully understands the importance of effective leadership, teamwork and how these together alongside quality training and robust compliance systems impact on the integrity of a business.

Stuart is considered a specialist within Adult Social Care.

For the last 10 years he has been utilising his skills together with his strong social care values which have enabled him to provide a wide range of social care consultancy to a variety of Adult Social Care, CQC regulated services. Setting up Care Sector Compliance & Consultancy became the natural progression for Stuart, enabling the directors to consolidate their skills and provide a wider range of services to a larger demographic.

In conjunction to Elaine, Stuart is very proactive within business. He has a particular interest in the relationship between person-centred care and regulatory compliance and how this should be implemented. Stuart also takes an active role in monitoring the effectiveness of care sector compliance systems.

As a qualified Training consultant, Stuart takes the lead on developing all CSCC training. He has a special interest in developing and delivering national recognised evidence based service specific Moving and Handling ‘Train the Trainer’ programme.

Alasdair Gallacher

Alasdair is a website specialist with years of experience in web strategy, website design, web development and search engine marketing.

He was worked on many websites within the care sector, providing advice, support and knowledge.

Alasdair’s mission is to make it simple and cost-effective for businesses within the care sector to own a website which is not only successful, but represents their brand in it’s best light.

Not only does Alasdair design and build websites, but he has experience and skills in website consultation and website training.

CSCC Consultants

Applying their strong values and utilising a robust screen process ensures the directors of CSCC select specialists with unique knowledge, expertise, and skills to influence change and support services to transition.

Our CQC consultants are health and social care professionals of many years with extensive qualifications and have held senior positions within the sector. They will also typically be CQC inspectors or similar and will always hold a current DBS.

CSCC Management

We are known for our:

  • Crisis management
  • Interim Manager
  • Remote Manager service
  • Turnaround service

Our management team are ready to assist you with your bespoke requirements. We will provide a CQC service-specific management consultant to work within your organisation. They will have the necessary skills and qualifications to lead your team, manage your regulated requirements and promote safe and effective care in a responsive manner.

We can provide our management service nationally on a short- or long-term basis, normally available at short notice.

Our management team are currently supporting the following regulated services:

  • Domiciliary care services
  • Extra care housing services
  • Supported living services
  • Care home services with nursing
  • Care homes services without nursing

CSCC Support

Care Sector Specialist Training Team

All are training consultants are subject specialists with extensive knowledge and qualifications of the subjects they teach. They hold advanced teaching qualifications and will have worked in a hands on and managerial capacity within adult social care. Consequently, enabling them to deliver training that really makes a difference. All training is evidence based, service-specific and designed to work alongside the key lines of enquiry.

Our training team are currently providing support to the following regulated services:

  • Domiciliary care services
  • Extra care housing services
  • Supported living services
  • Care home services with nursing
  • Care homes services without nursing
  • National end of life charities
  • National extra care services

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