Job Details


South East England


£60000 - £70000 per annum



Job Details

Head of Health, Safety and Environment
Location: South East of England
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000
This organisation is a large but friendly and forward-thinking education provider and the Health and Safety Department delivers a comprehensive suite of provision and support across the Trust.
We have a genuine, sustainable and thoughtful approach to running our business and we can offer an interesting and exciting portfolio of work with a good work/life balance. All staff are provided the opportunities to become well-rounded and have access to genuine progression opportunities.
We are looking to recruit a full time experienced leader, with a proven track record of delivering a comprehensive health, safety and environmental provision successfully, to lead and develop the strategic direction of health, safety and environmental management and support for the Trust. The role would suit someone who has at least three years post-professional qualification experience and is looking for a new and stimulating opportunity to play a leading role in the future direction of the Trust.
As Head of Health, Safety and Environment you will be leading a small professional team to maintain and enhance the provision of health, safety and environmental services across the Trust. You will undertake a range of leadership, management, and professional work including strategic direction, systems and process management, direct support and advice, as well as workstream allocation and line management. You will run your own department, as well as support and plan your share of the workload and priorities. Administration support is provided.
For this role, you will:
Possess a NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent and hold membership of an appropriate professional body. (May consider working towards the NEBOSH Diploma for the right candidate)
Have at least 3 years post-professional qualification experience in a health, safety and environmental related role.
Have excellent communication skills and be comfortable interacting with people at all levels.
Hold a full UK driving licence and have the use of a vehicle for business use.
Experience of working in the public sector/education sector is desirable, but not essential.
In return, as an employee of the organisation, you will benefit from:
● A competitive salary, with regular pay reviews.
● A wide variety of opportunities for professional development.
● Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS).
● Laptop and smart phone.
● 25 days (+ 2 days discretionary Christmas leave) per annum.
● Free onsite parking at the organisation centre.
● Opportunity to benefit from enhanced rates for Healthcare.
● Opportunities to work flexibly, where possible.
● Support line to assist with your wellbeing at work.
● Travel/overnight expenses at the organisation rates.
● Free eye tests at Specsavers.
● The option to join our employee discount scheme.
For further information on this position please contact Nathan Turley on or call 0121 726 6623

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