|Job Title||Head of Health and Safety|
|Salary||£55k - 60k per year + Excellent Package|
|Job Published||9 days ago|
|Contact Name||Reece Rowden|
rincipal People have been exclusively retained by Octavia Housing, an innovative independent housing association, to search for a Head of Health & Safety.
Octavia Housing was founded by Octavia Hill, a pioneer of Social Housing. The organisation is steeped in history dating back to the 1860’s when, Octavia was a co-founder of the National Trust and the first clean air campaigner for London. Her aim was to “make lives noble, homes happy and family life good”, this radiates through the company ethos and values making Octavia purposeful and very value-driven for all employees.
In more recent years, Octavia Housing have been heavily invested in numerous schemes, developments and care, including Affordable Housing, Charity Shops, Care Homes and new Development. Octavia are a leading Social Housing Developer in London, with award winning specialists in developing energy efficient Housing within an urban context. Most notably being nominated the ‘Sustainable Housing Provider of the Year’ in 2017. Octavia provide around 5000 affordable homes, providing 650 adults with support services and 20 charity shops. In addition to this, the organisation has ambitious plans to build a further 200 homes per year.
With ambitious growth plans, along with their unrivalled approach to deliver sustainable housing at rent and affordable rent services, to the people who make the City of London work, this is an exceptional opportunity to work for a forward-thinking organisation fuelled by its values.
This newly created role will report into the Director of Asset Management and will be the leading role in implementing transformational change to the organisations approach to Health and Safety. Working within a team boasting a 96% staff satisfaction rate, this is an unrivalled opportunity to work within an exceptional value driven organisation.
Key responsibilities of this equally strategic and operational role include:
The successful Head of Health and Safety will possess:
With direct links to major stakeholders and the ability to make an impact from day one, this is a unique position and an incredible career opportunity. If you are interested in discussing this further, please apply today.
If you would like to discuss further, please contact our retained Recruitment Partners Principal People and speak to Aleks Smolski 01252 954 953 or Reece Rowden 01252 954 954 for an informal and confidential discussion.