We are looking for a new Expert by Experience Quality Checker who has a Learning Disability to join our team.

We carry out Quality Checks of support services for Gloucestershire County Council. We do Quality Checks of Supported Living settings, Residential Homes, Assessment and Treatment Units and Day Services.

We do Quality Checks to make sure people who have support are safe and are living healthy and happy lives and to check that the support they get is good.

The Quality Checker will work with a Quality Checking Coordinator. They will visit people to find out about their life and how good the care and support they have is. They will ask people questions at the Quality Check, and at any follow up visits. They will talk to the manager and staff too. It is important that the Quality Checker tells the coordinator what they think about the places they visit.

Hours are flexible, but it is likely that there will be at least 8 hours per month.

Job Purpose

To gather information directly from individuals who receive support. As an Expert by Experience you will work with a Quality Checking coordinator to assess the quality of support provided. You will contribute to the report by telling the Coordinator what you found out during the visit. Where providers need follow up visits, you will be involved in finding out about progress made.

Hours and Pay

Hours:                        Zero hours


Pension:                    IG operates the NEST pension scheme and will contribute 3% subject to qualifying status (for employees earning over £10,000 per year)


Hourly rate:             £12.79 per hour


Locations:                Railway House, Bruton Way, GL1 1DG and travel around the county to supported living settings.


Holiday:                   28 days + bank holidays pro rata

Job Description (.docx download)

Job Advertisment (.docx download)

Application Form (.docx download)

Safeguarding Policy (.pdf download)

Interested in this role?

For individuals wanting more information or to request a Job Pack, please email info@inclusion-glos.org or phone 01452 234003.

Please let us know if you need these documents in another format.

Closing date for completed applications: Midnight on Monday 17th June 2024

Intended Interview dates: Wednesday 26th of June 2024 at the Inclusion Gloucestershire Office in Gloucester

Charity Number – 1171559

An application form will be included in the Job Pack. We do not accept CVs without an application form.

This role isn’t funded by National Lottery funds or any other funds raised through the proceeds of a lottery, gambling or through interest or investments.