Health & Safety Advisor - Sheffield/Nottingham//Birmingham

26 Sep 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type

Health & Safety Advisor - Sheffield/Nottingham//Birmingham

Job type
- Full time permanent

Salary- GBP31,860

Hours- 35 per week (+5 hours paid lunch)

Location- Sheffield/Nottingham//Birmingham

Nacro are a national social justice charity with more than 50 years' experience of changing lives, building stronger communities and reducing crime. Last year alone we helped support, house, educate, advise and speak out for 38,000 disadvantaged young people and adults - and you could now help us make an even bigger impact going forward.

Who we are looking for?

We are looking for an experienced Health & Safety Advisor with a recognised qualification in Health and Safety. The NEBOSH General Certificate as a minimum and either already on an established progression route to NEBOSH Diploma or willingness to study for this in the short/medium term.

The ideal candidate must have:

  • In depth knowledge of health and safety legislation and associated legal obligations.
  • Experience in developing and delivering H&S training.
  • Experience of incident investigation.

The main purpose of the job is to:

  • Assist the Health and Safety Manager in developing and deploying a fit for purpose Health and Safety Management System that will ensure Nacro has policies, procedures and practices that are compliant with its legal responsibilities and represent good practice.
  • Support the senior management team in meeting their health and safety responsibilities including reporting on safety performance
  • Provide Health and Safety decision support to line management and Nacro staff
  • Support a programme of independent audit to provide assurance at all levels throughout the organisation

Due to the diverse and geographical spread of Nacro's activities the successful candidate should be prepared to travel away from their base location, this may be for around 50% of their time.

Base location
Nacro has a presence in England and Wales. One of its main Directorates is Education with locations in 13 UK cities, the Property directorate is based in Nottingham, and there is a Core Services operation in Birmingham and London.

To add value the role can be based in these directorate locations; Sheffield, Nottingham or Birmingham. Other locations may be considered

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