Our team

Care Sector Compliance & Consultancy


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, CQC compliance, and maintain regulatory requirements in accordance with CQC key lines of enquiry,

Her CQC knowledge and regulatory experience where 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’s 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-four years’ experience

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

Stuart is considered a CQC specialist within Adult Social Care

For the last 10 years he has been utilising his skills, together with his strong social care values providing 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

Like 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, he also takes an active role in monitoring the effectiveness of care sector compliance systems


CSCC Consultants

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

CSCC Management services

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 specialist 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 effective care in a responsive manner.
We can provide our management service nationally on a short- or long-term basis, they are normally available at short notice.

Contact us today for further information
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 services

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, enabling them to deliver training that really makes a difference. All training is evidence based and designed to work alongside the key lines of enquiry

Contact us today for further information
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