Operations and Neighbourhoods
Health & Safety and Wellbeing Advisor
Tame Street, Stalybridge, SK15 1ST
36 Hours per week Monday- Friday
Salary: Grade H. Scale 29 - £32,029 to Scale 34 - £36,876 with a profession bar at SCP 31
This post is classified as being in a professional job category. As such the grade for the job has a professional grade development bar which employees can progress through subject to meeting the following criteria:
1. Relevant professional qualification for the job role at Level 6 or above, AND
2. Minimum of 2 years post qualification experience in the role, AND
3. Maintained membership of a regulated body where this is a requirement to practice in the role where applicable, AND
4. Professional standards practised to the highest expected level.
Tameside Council is developing its in-house Health & Safety Team, and is looking to fill four new full time posts with experienced Health & Safety Officers who relish the thought of a varied and challenging role.
The Health & Safety Officers will support the Health and Safety Manager in the provision of a professional health and safety service to all parts of the Council and to external clients. The work of the service will support the Council’s aims and objectives and facilitate the effective management of health and safety risks, in order to ensure effective governance, statutory compliance and best practice.
Applicants must have an excellent understanding of health and safety legislation and best practice, with a minimum of 3 years’ experience of working within health & safety in a large organisation, ideally within a Local Authority.
Please visit www.greater.jobs to apply.
Closing date: 30 May 2019 23.59.