Health and Safety Consultant

Health and Safety Consultant (Croydon based though some remote working may be required)

Do you have experience working with different types of business clients? Do you have previous experience as a H&S Advisor or Consultant for at least 5 years?

Safety is the Key Ltd are looking for an experienced health and safety professional to visit our range of clients and be able to share their health and safety knowledge, skills and experience to assist them.

Preferred Qualifications (have or working towards) include:

  • NEBOSH H&S Diploma or NCRQ equivalent
  • NEBOSH, IOSH or NCQR Construction-related qualifications
  • NEBOSH, IOSH or NCQR fire-related qualifications

Ideal Qualities:

  • IOSH Membership
  • A good general and practical working knowledge of workplace health and safety in a variety of different business sites
  • Good working knowledge of construction health and safety
  • Good IT skills and able to liaise effectively with our admin team
  • The ability to build and maintain client relationships and communicate to all levels
  • Previous experience as a H&S Advisor or Consultant for at least 5 years
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Must hold a full clean and valid UK Driving licence with own vehicle

Key Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for helping to support a wide range of clients via H&S advice, policies, risk assessments, COSHH assessments, method statements, accident investigations, audits, training and small-scale fire risk assessments.

Some Clients will need support with their accreditation applications such as CHAS, Constructionline and Safecontractor.

The successful candidate will be given some on-the-job training and support by the Director, but will be expected to self-manage their workload.

They will also be expected to undertake CPD (continual professional development).

Salary and Benefits:

  • Annual salary pay review
  • Subsidised travel
  • 5.6 weeks paid holiday

Work Base:

Work location will be a mixture of the following:

  • Office based in Croydon
  • Client premises across a variety of locations in and around London
  • Working from your home (own PC and practical work-space environment is essential)


All applicants will need a good practical understanding of the up-to-date legislation and appropriate supporting guidance.

Our clients like our simple, sensible safety ethos, so a personable, friendly, practical and approachable manner is essential.

About the Company

Safety is the Key Ltd are a small, well-established Health and Safety consultancy based in Croydon.

They pride themselves in keeping safety simple and sensible.

Their clients include small to medium-sized businesses covering a wide range of industries including: offices, warehouses, restaurants, small hotels, car garages and small construction-related companies.

How to Apply

If you feel that this role is perfect for you, please apply with your CV and short covering letter in confidence.

The covering letter should mention any notice period required, along with your address postcode, mobile number and email address.

Closing date: Monday 15th February 2021

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of a person's gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

Every candidate will be assessed only in accordance with their merits, qualifications and abilities to perform the duties of the job.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £38k - 46k per year + dependent on experience and qualifica
  • Location: Croydon
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Consultancy
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: SITK01
  • Posted: 2021-01-28 12:13:51 -

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