Health & Safety and Environmental Officer

Job ID: 705616
Location: Cardiff
Category: Health
Salary: 22,129 - 28,747 per annum negotiable
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Job Reference: J63-AC018-0517

Employer:Welsh Blood ServiceDepartment:Health & SafetyLocation:Velindre NHS Trust, Llantrisant, CardiffSalary:22,129 - 28,747 per annum

We particularly welcome applications from Welsh speakers
If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email, this will come from the Recruitment email address
Velindre NHS Trust reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a large number of applications are received. Therefore, we encourage early applications. If you are successful and short listed for interview you will be contacted by E-MAIL using the address with which you registered. Therefore, please ensure you check your email account regularly.
If you are successful at interview for this post you will receive your conditional offer of appointment and information pack via email, this will come from the Recruitment email address
By submitting your application, you are giving your permission to the following:
* Receiving your conditional appointment letter via email, which will contain personal information, e.g. your name, address, job details, salary scale
* Some elements of your Electronic Staff Record transferring to other workforce systems in order to support and manage your recruitment and employment within the Organisation
* Recruitment checking your Professional Registration online, where applicable

The following applies to General Recruitment only (excludes Medical and Dental applicants)

Velindre NHS Trust are recruiting a Health & Safety and Environmental Officer to work within the Welsh Blood Service division.

We are seeking a dynamic and highly motivated Health & Safety and Environmental Officer to join a dedicated and progressive Quality Department.

The successful applicant will provide business support for the Health & Safety system and Environmental Management System at the Welsh Blood Service.

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication skills and be able to work in a flexible and calm manner, as well as demonstrating initiative and a good working knowledge of regulations.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post

Closing date: 16th May 2017

For further details / informal visits contact:
Clare Small or Bob Walters
01443 622138

Velindre NHS Trust operates a childcare voucher scheme.

All applicants are invited to apply in welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English
In submitting an application form, should you subsequently be appointed to the post applied for, you authorise Welsh Blood Service to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national Electronic Staff Record (ESR).
With effect from 1st April 2017 points 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 on AfC Pay Band 1 and Pay Band 2 will be adjusted to 16,523 to reflect the incorporation of the living wage 8.45 per hour
Velindre NHS Trust is signed up to the Mindful Employer 'Charter For Employers Who Are Positive About Mental Health' to help support employees.
The MINDFUL EMPLOYER Charter is about increasing awareness of mental health, providing support networks and information, and making it easier and acceptable to talk about mental health. The Trust is keen to raise awareness about Mental Health Issues during the recruitment and retention of new and current employees by putting MINDFUL EMPLOYER good practice procedures into place.

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Job Type:PermanentWorking pattern:Full Time 37.5 horus per weekPay Scheme:Agenda for changePay Band:5Staff Group:Administrative & ClericalSpecialty/Function:Health & Safety

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* Job Description & Person Specification (275 KB)
Apply for this jobClosing Date:16/05/2017

Additional documentation

* Guidance for Applicants

Further links

* Further details regarding the Welsh Blood Service can be found on our website.
* Velindre NHS Trust - further information
* Velindre NHS Trust childcare voucher scheme
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