Health and Safety Advisors x 2

Posted 3 months ago by The Open University
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £33,199 to £39,609
Sector Corporate HSE, Risk management
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Friday, 7 June 2019

The Open University (OU) is the largest university in the UK by student population and is the only university to operate in all four nations of the UK.

We are looking for Health and Safety Advisors to join our Health and Safety Team providing professional support to the Open University community.

You will help to deliver implementation of policies across the Open University providing expert health and safety advice, promoting a positive health and safety culture and supporting exemplary practices.

You will be involved in policy development, risk assessment, inspections/audits, investigations, health and safety training and emergency drills.

You will have demonstrable experience in a similar role.

You will have the full NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent and minimum Grad IOSH membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health.

The full summary of duties and person specification can be found within Job Description here.

Closing date: 7 June 2019 by 12 noon

Interview date: to be advised

How to apply

Please submit an application form along with your CV and a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, detailing how you meet the person specification, to the Resourcing Hub on the email link below.

For detailed information and how to apply go to, or email, quoting the reference number above.

Please note: If you have not heard from us within a week of the application closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview, however we thank you for your interest in The Open University and encourage you to apply for future positions. 


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