Care Health & Safety Advisor

£19,000 - £21,000 yearly
  • Autism Wessex
  • Christchurch, UK
  • 10 Sep, 2021

Job Description

Due to continuous expansion Autism Wessex is recruiting for a part time Health & Safety Officer to join our charity. 

The role based in Christchurch will be to manage and implement a company wide approach to health and safety. We are looking for an informative, dedicated and supportive team player to work across Monday to Friday five hours a day.

Within our not for profit charity we support children and adults with autism and other behavioural challenges so this person would be managing health and safety for the charity and school site and residential homes. 

Duties will include:-

  • To plan OH & S policies and procedures
  • Complete risk assessments
  • To proactively communicate to staff in the workplace on all health, safety, welfare requirements
  • Provide reporting stats on issues and resolutions
  • Carry out regular audits and inspections
  • Support staff members with any risk assessment concerns
  • Monitor and report to senior managers at committee meetings

The ideal candidate:-

  • Three years minimum H&S experience within a similar role
  • Certificate in OH&S or equivalent
  • Membership of IOSH or equivalent

What we would give you in return:

  • 28 days holiday including bank holidays which increases by 1 day each year of service, up to 33 days
  • Ongoing personal development
  • Free Parking
  • Subsidised lunch
  • Online perks & discounts
  • Healthcare cash plan.
  • Paid DBS
  • Expenses paid at 45p per miles

This is a really exciting time to join our charity through a period of growth. For more information please apply.