Job | Part Time

Health and Safety Lead, Belfast (NI)

Autism Initiatives

Carer Professions
£15,000 per annum
If you are passionate about supporting people with Autism, we want you to work with us. This is a worthwhile role where you can make a difference to the lives of people we support, every day.

If you are passionate about supporting people with Autism, we want you to work with us.  This is a worthwhile role where you can make a difference to the lives of people we support, every day.  

Health & Safety Lead, Belfast (Northern Ireland)

20 hours per week

£15,000 per annum based on a 20 hour working week


Autism Initiatives Northern Ireland are seeking to recruit a Health & Safety Lead who has the expertise and commitment to strengthen and embed Health & Safety culture across our services.

As a Health & Safety Lead, you will work in collaboration with the Head of Health & Safety, our managers and services, taking a lead role in the management of compliance standards, processes and training, relating to Health & Safety requirements.

You will be an engaging leader, demonstrating our commitment to developing our positive and trusting relationships with stakeholders such as landlords, regulatory bodies and contractors, maintaining our high standards of health and safety practice.

To be successful in this role, you will have a minimum of 2 years recent and relevant experience in a similar role. You will have demonstrable experience of engaging with teams, providing professional advice and guidance relating to investigations, accident and incident reporting. You will hold a minimum of NEBOSH (General Certificate) and must be able to use relevant IT to analyse and interpret data.

This role will include travelling to services in Northern Ireland. Therefore a full UK Driving Licence held for at least one year is required.

This is a fast paced role, providing an exciting opportunity to join a friendly, dedicated and responsive team.

Closing date for completed applications is 22nd August 2022

What can we offer you?

  • Company paid enhanced Access NI check
  • Full training and development programme to support you in your role
  • Generous annual holiday entitlement
  • Free Employee Assistance Programme with qualified advisors trained to help, 24 hours a day, any day of the year
  • Long service entitlements
  • Option to sell annual leave (subject to eligibility)
  • Monthly staff cash prize draw (subject to eligibility)
  • Medicash (subject to eligibility)

How to apply?

If you think you have what we are looking for and are interested in joining our team in Belfast, NI we’d be delighted to hear from you. Please complete an online application form. Visit our website at or email [email protected]. If you require any support with the application process, or you wish to request an application form be sent to you, please contact our friendly HR team on 02890 699131 who will be happy to help you.

Autism Initiatives is committed to equal opportunities in employment and service delivery Registered Charity No: XR72211, NIC 104641

Closing Date

Monday / 22 August 2022 4:00pm

Contact Details

United Kingdom

More Information

Visit our website at or email [email protected] or phone our HR department on 02890 699131.


We are operating Covid safe recruitment practices.


Please note this post is subject to an enhanced check by Access NI.

Those on the barred list, need not apply.


Following the interviews a waiting list may be created for similar posts for a six month period. Volunteer opportunities available please phone for more details.


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