Margaret Rooney

Margaret Rooney

Deputy Chief Inspector, Care Inspectorate Wales

Margaret Rooney

Margaret was appointed as Deputy Chief Inspector of Care Inspectorate Wales on 22 April 2019.

Margaret originally joined Care Inspectorate Wales (then known as CSSIW) as an Area Manager in May 2013, and held a number of roles including Regional Director, leading on the implementation of the Regulation and Inspection of Social Care (Wales) Act 2016 and Head of Registration and Enforcement.

Margaret began her career as a secondary school teacher before moving to Wales in 2002 where she worked in children’s services at Blaenau Gwent County Council. Margaret subsequently worked in youth justice as the Head of Performance Improvement at the Youth Justice Board for England and Wales.