Health & Safety Trainer
£34,304 - £40,927
Please quote reference: 18836
Permanent, Full time
Change your career, change lives
The Open University is the UK’s largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.
Health and Safety at the University sits within Estates, which is responsible for the management and development of University premises in Milton Keynes and its National and Regional Centres. We have a new opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Trainer to join our Health and Safety team in designing and delivering a professional and efficient health and safety training programme across the University.
As a Health and Safety Trainer you will help to drive the Health and Safety Strategy across the Open University supporting exemplary practices, promoting a culture of safety first and monitoring compliance. You will provide expert health and safety advice and guidance for across the University. This is a new, exciting and varied opportunity that will help support the University with its strategic mission.
Skills and experience
This role will suit you if you:
- Possess both the NEBOSH National Diploma for Occupational Health & Safety and at least Level 3 award in Education and Training
- Possess extensive knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety Legislation
- Are experienced in designing and delivering Health & Safety courses
- Are an excellent communicator, able to communicate effectively with a variety of audiences
The full summary of duties and skills required for the role can be found within the Job Description
If you would like to discuss the particulars of this post before making an application, please email Resourcing-Hub@open.ac.uk.
What you get in return
We offer a great range of benefits that support our employees and their families for the long term, including 33 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days, an attractive pension proposition and free parking on campus.
How to apply
Unless otherwise stated in the advert, all applications are completed online via the OU Job’s page by clicking the “Apply” button and following the instructions.
Applications submitted via 3rd party websites will not be considered.
Closing date: 5th October 2021 – 12:00