Non Clinical - Health and Safety Advisor

  • Job Type Health and Safety
  • Salary £23,023 to £29,608 per annum/ pro-rata
  • Closing Date 17/01/2019
  • Location The Princess Royal Hospital, Telford with cross-site working at all Trust sites
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 5
  • Job ref 223-HSA-439-A
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours 30 hours per week (4 days, Monday to Friday)

We are looking for a Health and Safety Advisor with a flair for training, to join our established team.

The post holder will: support the annual H&S training programme; undertake inspections and audits; undertake practical tasks such as FFP3 mask fit-testing; monitor and review H&S performance; investigate incident reports; and be a source of advice and support on H&S matters to Trust line managers and staff, including our Estates Operational/ Capital Teams. (Please see the job description for further details.)

The successful candidate will hold as a minimum the NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent, plus a Level 3 adult teaching/ training qualification such as the City and Guilds 6502 Level 3 Award in Education and Training.  You will also need to hold Technical Membership of IOSH and be able to demonstrate active participation in Continuing Professional Development.

The post-holder will have experience in both adult teaching/ learning and advisory work within a diverse and complex organisation.

We will require you to be IT literate and numerate, and be capable of reporting on trends in incident reporting, inspections and audits.

Previous applicants need not apply.

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