Health and Safety Advisor

Job number


Working pattern

Full time


up to £27,183

Closing date for applications

Friday, 18 January 2019

Grantham College is looking for a Health & Safety Adviser to provide competent and authoritative advice on health and safety matters to College managers, staff and members of the Corporation and ensure that the College meets its statutory duty of care to all personnel engaged in or associated with its activities.

Thesuccessful candidate will need to be highly organised and have exceptional attention to detail. 

The roles main responsibilities will be to:

  •       Provide competent advice on Health & Safety matters
  •       Implement and monitor Health & Safety policies and procedures
  •       Advise on risk management and assist in the production of risk assessments across a range of College activities
  •       Undertake internal workplace inspections and audits
  •       Manage the Fire risk assessment program across all College premises
  •       Monitor and investigate accidents 

The successful applicant will have:

  •        Awareness of current Health & Safety regulations and an ability to interpret legislation in the context of FE
  •        Recognised Health & Safety Qualification
  •        2+ years’ experience of working in a Health & Safety related role
  •        Ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality

We can offer a pleasant working environment, excellent pension scheme, continued professional development and a generous holiday allowance. 

The closing date for all applications will be Friday 18 January 2019. Interviews will be held on Monday 28 January 2019.

Download the Job Description and Person Specification here.

Download the Application Form here.

Download the Guidance Notes for the Application Form here.

Download the Policy Statement for Recruitment of Ex-Offenders here.

Download the Privacy Notice here.

Please note that due to the volume of applications we receive we will only be able to contact candidates who have been selected for interview.

For a full application pack please e-mail:

Please note that we do not accept CV’s by way of application or online application via other websites, you must complete a Grantham College application form.

All employment offers are subject to a self-funded (£44) satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community.