Group Health & Safety Manager (Wheatley Group)
15th Sep, 2021 Read time 2 minutes

Group Health & Safety Manager (Wheatley Group)

Location: Glasgow (Homebased)
Last Updated: 15th September 2021

Status: Permanent

Salary: £55,742 to £59,701

Location: Home Based / Wheatley House, 25 Cochrane Street, Glasgow, G1 1HL

The Wheatley Group, Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management group, provides homes and services to over 200,000 people in 17 local authority areas across Central Scotland are inviting applications for the position of Group H&S Manager.

The Group H&S Manager will work in the health and safety team reporting to the Group Health and Safety Lead and managing the health and safety advisors within the team.

Offering a highly-competitive salary and benefits package, we are looking for a highly motivated, solutions focussed team player, who shares the Group’s ambition to create an excellent health and safety culture for both our staff and customers.

You will be responsible for implementing the Group’s health and safety policy and strategy, with respect to people, assets and customers, ensuring compliance with all relevant legislation. You will also be responsible for ensuring Group staff are provided with best practice training and appropriate guidance on all health and safety matters. Building strong relationships where communication and co-operation is essential, you must possess strong written and verbal communication skills and be persuasive in your engagement.

You should have a strong track record of delivering health and safety at a senior level in a large complex organisation. Substantial experience of partnership working and engaging with multiple stakeholders across the Group is also necessary, as is a track record in delivering change.

A NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent qualification is essential in addition to being a Chartered Member of IOSH. Previous experience of managing a health and safety team would also be desirable.

This position is a Home Based Agile Working role and whilst predominantly serving Glasgow and the west there will also be occasional travel to Edinburgh and Dumfries and Galloway and our Centres of Excellence.

For an informal discussion in relation to this position, please contact John Crooks on 07920378962.

To apply, and for a detailed job description, please visit https://www.jobtrain.co.uk/Wheatley-Group/

Wheatley Group is committed to equality and diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.

Closing Date: Friday 24 September 2021 @ 5.00PM

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