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Team Leader - Food Safety

Buckingham Futures
£39,880 -  £44,863
Closing date
20 Jan 2022

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Food Safety
Senior / Principal
Full Time
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Buckingham Futures are working on behalf of our client based in Suffolk, assisting them with the recruitment of a Team Leader to help manage the Food Safety Team





Ensure all statutory and non-statutory functions allocated to the food and safety, EHO health and safety, infectious disease, port health, animal welfare, general environmental health issues and licensing teams are carried out.

Develop, manage and promote all aspects of the Environmental Health (Commercial) and Licensing Team

Take overall responsibility for writing, implementing, monitoring and reviewing the Council’s Environmental Health As required 

Oversee events process to ensure licensing requirements are met. 

Conduct the annual appraisals for members of direct staff and ensure that monthly 1-1 supervision sessions are conducted. 

Take responsibility for the performance of staff within the department ensuring that its resources are utilised efficiently and effectively taking action as necessary to achieve targets. 


Employment Package

Salary £39,880 -  £44,863 PA 

Discounts on supermarkets and high street shops

Flexible working options to enable work/life balance and agile working 

Range of Health and Wellbeing initiatives including an Employee Assistance Programme

A culture of learning inspiring staff to focus on continuous learning

Annual leave entitlement of 24 days per annum (pro rata if part time) 

Generous pension scheme administered by The Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS)

Life assurance – a payment of three times your annual salary


Knowledge and Skills


BSc/MSc in Environmental Health with certificate of registration with  EHORB registration

Substantial experience working in a senior environmental health role. 

lIndividual Membership of CIEH 

Comprehensive knowledge of the policies and procedures necessary for enforcement officers to carry out inspections.

Knowledge of the following legislation: food, health and safety, infectious disease, environmental protection, general environmental health legislation, licensing, white papers, codes of practices and other associated documents and how this is applied in practice 

Experience of working at a management level in a political context. 

Good and recent working knowledge of the local and national policy context and statutory instruments relating to Environmental Health (Commercial). 


For further information do feel free to get in touch.

To register your interest please email or call us on 020 8125 432

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