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Health and Safety Officer


Hours: Full Time - 37 hours per week
Closing date: Friday, 25th September 2020

An opportunity has arisen for a full time Health and Safety Officer within Autism East Midlands. This role is essential to ensure that we meet all the statutory obligations in respect of Health and Safety, and provides a safe working environment for staff, students, service user and visitors across all of our services.

Salary:  £30,000 per annum

Annual Leave:  25 days plus bank holidays

Autism East Midlands is a regional autism charity providing services across the East Midlands at multiple sites.   Our services have a range of different environments  and ensuring we meet the Health & Safety needs across this broad spectrum needs a professional who likes every day to be different.

The successful candidate will have a NEBOSH accreditation or equivalent qualification.  You will be a member of a relevant professional body and have evidence of undertaking training in Health & Safety and a professional commitment to ensuring continuous updating of knowledge.

You will provide technical advice on all safety matters and assist in the formulation of Health and Safety strategy with associated policies, procedures and statements of intent.

A full driving licence and full comprehensive business insurance cover is essential for this role.

Autism East Midlands is an equal opportunities employer; please note we welcome applications from anyone interested in this or any of our other positions which can be found on our website.

To apply please follow one of the options below:

  • Download an electronic application form and relevant job description (see links below)
  • Request the application details by emailing recruitment@autismeastmidlands.org.uk
  • Call us on 01909 506678.

Please quote ref number H&S/2020 on any correspondence relating to this vacancy

Closing date for completed applications is: 25th September 2020

Interviews:  week commencing 5th October 2020

Please note successful applicants will be subject to An Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check – cost will be met by Autism East Midlands.

Autism East Midlands is an equal opportunities employer.

Autism East Midlands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

Registered Charity Number 517954

Download more information:

Application Form

Job Description