Principal Environmental Health Officer

Posted 2 months ago by London Borough of Lambeth
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Starting salary £44,373 rising in annual increments to £47,274 pa incl LW plus 10% market supplement paid monthly
Sector Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 2 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 22 December 2019

Lambeth is culturally and economically diverse borough, with major redevelopment and regeneration across the borough. Home to the iconic South Bank tourist area around the London Eye and Kia Oval cricket ground. Brixton has its vibrant, multicultural and diverse communities, with bustling markets, pop-up food events and Clapham has the Common, a vast green space, which attracts visitors from across the world for concerts, theatre, film shows and competitive sport. Clapham Old Town is renowned for its village-like atmosphere.

We have exciting opportunities for regulatory professionals.

You will be a fully-qualified Environmental Health Officer, registered with the EHRB.

You will lead and manage the health and safety function and support the Principal Food Safety Officer.

You should be specialist in health & safety, food safety and standards and licensing. The successful candidate will have operational responsibility for the service to include: health and safety; special treatments; accident, legionella and asbestos investigations; infectious disease control and smoke-free compliance. You should also have excellent communication skills, including the confidence to deal with challenging or difficult situations, and a focus on outcomes.

Recent experience in a management role within a similar setting would be a distinct advantage.

For an informal discussion about either post please contact Mina Mistry on (020) 7926 6180 or Ciara Harris (020) 7926 1778.

Successful candidates will be offered the post subject to Standard Disclosure clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service. Further information can be found at

Closing date: Sunday 22 December 2019 at midnight.

Interviews will be held on Monday 13 January 2020

How to apply: How to apply please visit our website or  click here to apply online.