Health & Safety Manager

£35,000 per annum
01 Aug 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced multisite Health & Safety Manager from a challenging frontline environment who is passionate about high standards? Have you a formal qualification in occupational health and safety - NEBOSH Diploma?

Our Client is an international growing company who pride themselves on innovation, driving the business forward making it one of the markets most successful providers of learning services.


As Health & Safety Manager you will ensure the business is complying with its legal obligations in providing safe environments for our employees, customers and visitors. Ensuring that the management teams understand their Health, Safety and Wellbeing responsibilities and supporting the business through provision of training, guidance and support. Providing the professional support to achieve the relevant Health & Safety standards, including accredited certification, throughout the business at all times.

So what will the role involve?

As a Health & Safety Manager:

  • Adherence to the H&S management system (OHSAS 18001 or other) and supporting the business to ensure the client maintains certification through key processes, including formal auditing

  • Provide consultancy to site responsible employees (to include H&S champions), providing ongoing

  • Lead on & support the provision & plans of a consistent approach to Health, Safety & Wellbeing induction & training across the business

  • Work alongside Compliance and Quality functions to ensure H&S practises are built into standard operating procedures

  • Logging and tracking all key H&S data/information, including incidents, near misses, requests etc

  • Creation of management information and reports for all H&S KPIs, for board reporting purposes

  • Create schedules and ensure audits and inspections are carried out in line with H&S system requirements to include sites and supply chain partners

  • Maintain an accident reporting mechanism that focusses on future

  • Review sub-contractor H&S policies and procedures and arrange a site inspection as required

  • Perform audits of new and existing supply chain partners and subcontractors in covering all sites

What qualities will you need to be successful as Health & Safety Manager?

Formal qualification in occupational health and safety (NEBOSH Diploma, or its equivalent, as a minimum)

Professional Membership of a Health & Safety recognised organisation such as IOSH (CMIOSH, TechIOSH,GradIOSH)

Experience in advising on professional Health & Safety issues in a large, multi-site complex organisation

Good understanding and experience of OHSAS 18001 and/or other H&S industry recognised standards

Experience of undertaking Health & Safety audits to the OHSAS 18001 standard


The client is offering a salary of up to £40,000 + Package including 40p per mile. The role is national but mainly based in West Midlands.

No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

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