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Health & Safety Coordinator – Deafness Support Network

Permanent
Based in Northwich
37 hours per week
Circa £20,000 per annum

We are a Disability Confident employer with vibrant offices & Supported Living property in Northwich, Chester & Macclesfield, offering various types of support to people with a Sensory Loss across Cheshire East, Cheshire West & Chester, Flintshire & Wrexham. Our value-based culture comes from our knowledge that the services we provide make a real difference to the people we support.

We require a professional & approachable individual with strong administrative skills, drive & a positive attitude, able to work on own initiative, to maintain the Health & Safety Management System.

Working across all sites, you will be responsible for implementing & maintaining all Health & Safety practices, programmes & initiatives which contribute to making DSN a safe place to work for our employees/visitors & for our Tenants, a safe place to live.

You will work closely with the Compliance Administrators & Executive Management Team, as an overall coordinator for scheduled inspections, audits & inspections for all sites, therefore the ability to travel across Cheshire is essential.

As this post involves communicating with D/deaf people, you should preferably have a certificate in BSL Level 1, or the ability to demonstrate equivalent knowledge; this is not essential as full training will be given.

Whether this is your first step into this sector, or you have prior experience, you will be fully supported by an excellent programme of continuous training and development; allowing you to truly shine in your role! In return we offer a range of benefits including:

24 days holiday + Bank Holidays, Company Sick Pay, Contributory pension scheme*,Training/ Development, Cycle Scheme*,Gym Membership* & more! (*subject to qualifying criteria).

We are an equal opportunities employer working to attract the best talent from diverse backgrounds to enhance our specialised team. For further details on our values or to request the advert/job description in any other format, please visit https://www.vercida.com/uk/employers/deafness-support-network

To apply, please visit https://dsnonline.co.uk/vacancies/

This role is subject to receipt of satisfactory references and completion of an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing Date – 16th July 2020 @ 12 noon.

If you have successfully been shortlisted, you will receive an email invitation to interview, scheduled for 23rd July 2020