Head of Health, Safety and Clinical Risk

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 May 2019
Closes
10 Jun 2019
Ref
RMH19573
Contact
Finegreen Consultant
Specialist Area
Health & safety
Sector
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity has arisen to assist a large NHS organisation, in cementing their Health, Safety and Clinical Risk agenda cross directorially. The role is likely to be 3 to 6 months in duration.

Main Responsibilities:
  • Bring together the cross-directorate functions of Health & Safety and Clinical Risk to ensure seamless and collaborative working;
  • Oversee the delivery of a organisational wide Health, Safety and Clinical Risk improvement plan and supporting associated KPIs;
  • Lead the strategic development of systems and processes in the area of health, safety and
  • clinical risk for the organisation;
  • Support the delivery of the organisations strategic vision, corporate objectives, statutory requirements and other key deliverables;
  • Ensure that Health, Safety and Clinical Risk is at the heart of the Organisation, contributing to a positive and strong safety culture;
  • Advise the Executive Director of Nursing and Quality, Estates Directorate and Trust Board on perceived concerns, and advise on appropriate management action;
  • Responsible for the management of the Trust’s Health and Safety function and promote a safe and healthy working environment within the Trust;
  • Providing inspirational leadership and promoting a positive and strong safety culture;
  • Advising the Executive Directors and Senior Management Team of perceived concerns and actions required;
  • Acting as the Lead Specialist in relation to regulation, policy, systems, processes and training in relation to Health, Safety and Clinical Risk.
A successful candidate will have:
  • A Member of Institute of Occupational Health and Safety (CMIOSH), or equivalent Health and Safety professional qualifications;  
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience of working in a senior health and safety/clinical risk advisory post in a complex health setting, preferably NHS;
  • Understanding of systems utilised in the NHS related to Health, Safety and Risk Management.

If you would like more information on this opportunity please contact Ria Healy on 0161 241 9672 or email ria.healy@finegreen.co.uk

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