Interim Head of Health and Safety

Posted 6 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Contract
Salary £380 - 400 per day
Sector Public Sector
Posted 6 months ago
Apply by Friday, 7 June 2019

A Housing Association based in the Midlands is seeking an Interim Head of Health and Safety to cover their extensive portfolio of UK sites for an initial 3 - 6 month contract. You will lead a small team of H&S Professionals to ensure a comprehensive Health & Safety Management system is in place to assist the business in achieving its goals. You will be a proven Health & Safety Manager, keen to develop and progress within a dynamic organisation. This role is within IR35. 


The Role:

·         Develop and maintain the ISO 18001/ISO 45001 accredited management system.

·         Support in the delivery of a Health & Safety strategic plan.

·         Oversee Health & Safety compliance and fire management.

·         Create Health & Safety induction modules.

·         Review Health & Safety policies.

·         Carryout a gap analysis on the business.

·         Carryout Audits.

·         Work to develop a positive safety culture, where staff takes responsibility for Health & Safety.

·         Effectively conduct and deliver training programs.

·         Develop strong relationships with internal stakeholders.


The Candidate:


·         NEBOSH General or equivalent (Minimum)

·         GRADIOSH (Minimum).

·         Proven line management experience. 

·         Experience as a H&S practitioner within property is desirable. 

·         Strong people management and leadership skills.

Shirley Parsons

Shirley Parsons is a specialist Health and Safety Recruitment agency and is the only specialist Health and Safety agency headed by a CMIOSH Safety professional. From a standing start in 2005 the co...

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