Risk and Safety Manager

Leeds, United Kingdom
£33,199 - £37,345 per annum
01 Apr 2019
End of advertisement period
28 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Salary: £33,199 - £37,345 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract: Permanent

Leeds Arts University is the only specialist arts university in the North of England. We have contributed significantly to the development of arts education for over 170 years, and have developed a national and international reputation based on the achievements of our students and staff.

We are looking for a Risk and Safety Manager to lead on the provision of Health, Safety and Risk Management for the University. You will be responsible for the management and development of Health & Safety procedures across the Estate and ensuring that the University minimises risks to students, staff and building users whilst facilitating the work of a creative university. You will ensure the University meets its obligations in relation to legislative compliance and maintains excellent standards of Health & Safety. You will write Health & Safety strategy documents, policies, risk assessments, carry out audits and will report to/advise committees and stakeholders on Health & Safety issues. As part of the role you will have line management responsibilities for the Risk and Safety assistant.

The successful candidate will have a NEBOSH Diploma and be educated to degree level. You will have up to date knowledge and understanding of current Health and Safety legislation and of implementing & monitoring Health & Safety. You will also be able to build excellent working relationships internally and externally. Previous experience in an educational institution and an understanding of creative arts are desirable.

Full details of the essential and desirable criteria for this role can be found in the job description.

Please note CV’s will not be accepted for this position.

If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please click the 'apply' button where you will be redirected to our website.

Closing date: Sunday 28th April 2019 at 11.59pm

Interview date: Thursday 9th May 2019 April 2019

Leeds Arts University is committed to pursuing equality of opportunity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all learners and expect our staff to share this commitment.

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