Corporate Health and Safety Advisor
Buckingham Futures have taken on an exciting opportunity for a Corporate Health and Safety Advisor in Central London to provide a comprehensive health and safety service to support the Council to effectively manage health, safety and welfare standards and comply with relevant legal duties
- To provide advice, guidance, and support to allocated service areas to implement and embed the Council's health and safety performance management and reporting arrangements.
To develop and implement relevant health and safety and fire safety policies and plans in conjunction with the appropriate managers. To monitor health and safety standards by undertaking health, safety and fire safety inspections and audits, making the necessary recommendations or interventions as appropriate to support the Council to fulfil its statutory obligations. To provide general health and safety advice and guidance to support the Council, including during any regulatory interventions To investigate accidents, dangerous occurrences and incidents of work related ill health, make necessary recommendations, identify trends and support implementation as appropriate. To advise on the interpretation, application and enforcement of health and safety and fire safety legislation. In conjunction with service managers, identify health and safety training requirements and, where required, develop and deliver appropriate training programmes. To prepare reports, including investigation reports and statutory RIDDOR reports, and produce and maintain records and statistics as appropriate. To assess, monitor and review contractor management as appropriate. To support the Council in improving health and wellbeing by working with occupational health, organisational development, human resources and analysing and reporting sickness absence trends and report on stress assessments.
To provide information and professional health and safety opinion on accident and ill health civil liability claims to the Council's Insurance Section and other relevant parties. To attend staff health and safety consultation meetings and relevant external meetings as required Qualifications:
- GradIOSH minimum Evidence of continual professional development
- NEBOSH Diploma or Equivalent CMIOSH NEBOSH fire certificate
If you have the right experience for this role and feel your skills and experience match the requirements, or if you would like more information on the role, please contact us on 020 8732 5450 or email firstname.lastname@example.org