36 hours per week
Monday – Thursday: 8.30am – 4.45pm, Friday: 8.30am – 4.30pm, across two sites
Term Time Plus Two Weeks
At the core of The Avila Partnership (St Philomena’s Catholic High School for Girls and Ursuline High School) is a commitment to sustaining outstanding Catholic Girls’ education through shared practice.
The Avila Partnership are looking to recruit a Health and Safety Officer with a thorough understanding of Health and Safety legislation and its application in a school environment to ensure that all members of staff comply, adopt and adhere to policies and practices developed to fulfil the health and safety obligations across both sites.
You will utilise your expertise to promote and manage a positive health and safety culture in line with each school’s ethos, mission, vision and school development objectives.
You will be:
- An effective communicator, able to develop open and constructive relationships with students, staff, parents and external organisations.
- Able to work flexibly across two schools.
- Able to source Health and Safety information, identify potential risks and implement appropriate control measures.
- Able to conduct Risk Assessments and produce associated documentation and reports for Senior Leadership Team and Governors.
- Able to reduce risks
This is an excellent opportunity to make a major contribution to the schools’ continued success.
Further details and an application form are available by contacting either school, or can be downloaded from either school’s website.
Visits and an opportunity to meet the Headteachers of both schools are warmly welcomed - please contact Ms Adams, Personnel Officer on firstname.lastname@example.org or Mrs Martin, Headteachers Assistant PA on email@example.com .
Applications from non-Catholics are welcome. All staff are required to be supportive of the Ethos and both schools have
Chaplaincy support to help the successful candidate in their role.
St Philomena’s Catholic High School for Girls: Pound Street, Carshalton, Surrey SM5 3PS.
Tel: 020 8642 2025 ext 202
Ursuline High School: Crescent Road, Wimbledon, London, SW20 8HA.
Tel: 020 8255 2688
Applications to be received as soon as possible
Individual contact will be made with potential candidates confirming date of interview
Reference No: SHR 17-063
Both schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.