Health & Safety Consultancy Officer

Our Lady & St Chad Catholic AcademyWolverhampton

12 month fixed term contract

30-37 hours per week, term time plus 2 weeks (Must be able to work flexibly)


An exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a Health and Safety Consultancy Officer to act as a ‘Competent Person’ in line with the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations working to support the external service CREST health and safety services across a number of school settings/service users across Wolverhampton and the region, including our 11 Academies within the St Francis and St Clare Catholic Multi Academy Company (SFSCMAC)

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the SFSCMAC Health and Safety Officer in ensuring policies and procedures are properly implemented, compliant with legislation and statutory requirements using best practice guidelines and continuing professional development (CPD).
  • Conducting regular site inspections, audits and providing guidance.
  • Conducting accident investigations, maintaining systems for recording information
  • Producing detailed reports and recommendations liaising with colleagues at all levels across the SFSCMAC and other school/service users including, Principals, Site Staff, Contractors, External Agencies, Academy Committee and the Board of Directors. 

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled practitioner and would suit a suitably qualified individual with experience of working in a similar environment. We are committed to embedding robust health and safety practices, and you would play a key role in development and delivery. We can offer a supportive working environment, where all staff are valued and where there are opportunities for professional development, including that of a strong membership in St Francis and St Clare Catholic Multi Academy Company which helps us to share best practice and ideas.


For more information, and to request an application pack, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education:

T 07921583731

E olsc@hays.com 

Closing Date: Friday 17th September, 12 noon.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should a suitable candidate apply.


All appointments will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) clearance.

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Our Lady & St Chad Catholic Academy

Wolverhampton

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