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The Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority (HFEA) is the independent regulator of fertility treatment and embryo research. We license and inspect clinics and laboratories to ensure safe, effective services for everyone affected by fertility treatment. We hold the largest database of fertility treatments in the world.

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Senior Inspector (Clinical)

The HFEA is the UK's independent regulator of clinics providing fertility treatment and research involving human embryos.

If you have a clinical / nursing background and experience of working in a senior role in the related discipline relevant to healthcare we are looking to recruit a Senior Inspector (Clinical) to join our team of inspectors.

You will take responsibility for managing a portfolio of HFEA licensed centres. You will be able to work independently; to make professional judgements on the impact of non-compliance; to be resilient when managing difficult situations, and; be able to make proportionate and effective recommendations to promote compliance. You should be committed to promoting a culture of continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or equivalent and will have worked in a senior role in a science discipline relevant to healthcare. You should have experience of managing and prioritising a complex workload. You will be able to lead and work as part of a team with people from a range of disciplines. Experience of gathering, analysing and interpreting information and an ability to understand and apply complex legislation is key. You should have good IT skills; be a confident communicator and have excellent written skills.

This is a full-time (36 hours per week) Our inspectors are predominantly home-based and frequently travel across the UK, including overnight stays away from home is a feature of this role. Flexible working arrangements will be considered. Secondments welcome. Our office is located in London, E20.

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 27 March at the HFEA office.

Closing date: Sunday, 10th March 2024

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Review date: 20 February 2026