Case Manager – Food Safety

£26,999 – £28,785
25 Apr 2019
28 May 2019
Food Safety
Contract Type
Full Time

Case Manager – Food Safety

Job Ref No: TRCM-FS

Locality base, Taunton, Wellington and Williton

Salary Grade F

Fixed Term & Permanent positions available

£26,999 – £28,785 per annum

37 hours per week (part-time hours/job share will also be considered)

Closing date for application forms: Tuesday 28th May 2019

Interview: w/c 10th June 2019

The newly formed Somerset West and Taunton Council’s environmental health team is a busy, multi-disciplinary team covering health and safety, food safety, environmental protection and private sector housing. An exciting opportunity for enthusiastic, hardworking and experienced Food Safety Officers has become available within the team.

You would be expected to carry out a range of food hygiene inspections, food complaint investigation and infectious disease notifications. Experience in Health and Safety would also be beneficial to the role.

You will need to be an excellent team player, be competent to deal with complex case work and have good verbal and written communication skills. You will need to be organised and self-motivated. We are looking for applicants who can demonstrate an adaptable and flexible approach, a positive attitude and an ability to work on your own initiative.

The successful candidate will possess one of the following, in accordance to the Food Law Code of Practice:

  • The Higher Certificate in Food Control ( awarded by either the Environmental Health Registration Board (EHRB) or the Scottish Food Safety Officers’ Registration Board(SFSORB))
  • A certificate of Registration as an Environmental Health Practitioner from EHRB
  • Diploma in Environmental Health (or historical equivalent) from EHRB or SFSORB)

The Authority offers flexible and agile working, with excellent technology to support working in multiple locations.

For more information on the post, please contact either Emily Vining on 01823 91431 or email or Scott Weetch on 01823 219566 or email

How to apply:

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Completed Application Forms and Recruitment Monitoring forms should be emailed to, quoting the job reference number of the role you are applying for.

Please note we do not accept CVs.