Head of Health and Safety
- Location: Luton
- Salary: £60000 per annum
- Job Type: Permanent
- Date Posted: 14/10/2021
Pertemps are pleased to be recruiting for a Head of Health and Safety position in Luton.
The purpose of the role will be to take lead responsibility for the development and maintenance of health and safety strategies, policies and practice, and to advise managers on means whereby the University can provide a safe, healthy and secure environment across all campuses for all its students, staff, visitors and contractors.
10 years senior management experience
Experience of providing health and safety advise to managers in a medium/large organisation
Experience of planning, prioritising and organising resources
Experience of providing training on health and safety to a wide range of staff.
Qualifications for and membership of a nationally recognised occupational health and safety organisation or equivalent
Educated to degree level/and or equivalent experience
Skills and Abilities Required
Knowledge of health and safety legislation and current best practice in the area
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Progici4enc in use of Microsoft software packages (Word /Excel, etc)
Strong interpersonal skills demonstrating the ability to work with colleagues at all levels across an organisation.
Drivers licence and access to own vehicle for private business use
Personal Attributes Required
Self-motivating and able to motivate others
Able to exercise clear judgement and be decisive
Ability to work in a consultive and collegiate way
For more information on this role please contact Adele Doran on 01442 219989 or apply online now.