Who we are

We are the largest healthcare regulator in the UK


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We're the independent professional regulator for nurses and midwives in the UK, and nursing associates in England.

Better and safer care for people is at the heart of what we do, supporting the healthcare professionals on our register to deliver the highest standards of care.

An exciting place to work

We’re a high-profile organisation with an extremely important mission: better and safer care.

Each team has very different responsibilities, but we all play a vital role in helping to achieve this goal.

The environment we work in is fast-paced and we’re constantly responding to changes in politics and society as a whole. 

The way we work

The way we work matters to us and our offices are supportive, inclusive environments, where our approach to work is underpinned by a set of shared values.

To help us to deliver our vision, we have four important values and behaviours.

  • We’re fair

  • We’re kind

  • We’re ambitious

  • We’re collaborative

We encourage agile and flexible working where possible and reward staff with a range of benefits.

Equality, diversity and inclusion

We celebrate a diverse and inclusive culture. We want our people to be be able to be themselves at work .

We have dynamic staff networks supporting our organisation and colleagues:

  • The LGBT+ Network (sexual orientation and gender identity)
  • The Cultural Network (ethnicity and national origin)
  • Workaround Network (disability)
  • Mental Health First Aiders Network

We also partner with external organisations to help us stay on track.

Our locations

Our talented and diverse teams work across offices in London and Edinburgh.

Our vacancies

Browse our current vacancies.