Estates & Facilities

H&S Compliance Manager

South East England


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Rosemary Pini

Principal Consultant | Estates, Facilities & Project Management

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Location: Rochester, Kent

Title: Health and Safety, Compliance Manager

Salary - up to £43,000

King’s School Rochester really is a unique institution with a rich history dating back to 604 AD. The school blends ancient traditions with a modern, forward-looking approach to education. Set against the stunning backdrop of Rochester Cathedral, these historic buildings from the outside, house state-of-the-art classrooms and facilities on the inside. Fostering a supportive community where both students and staff are valued and encouraged to reach their full potential.

This is an exciting opportunity for you to help lead the way when it comes to all Health and Safety Matters. With it being a newly created role this is your chance to really embed best practices across the school and play a pivotal role in leading the way with all polices keeping the school compliant.

What they need from you:-

You will provide expert guidance to the senior leadership team and staff, promoting an integrated risk management culture and maintaining a positive health and safety environment for all users of the Schools estate, with over 26 buildings all dating from various eras with over 450 pupils, you know you will have variety with every day. While working in a friendly collaborative team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and monitor health and safety policies and procedures.
  • Conduct regular risk assessments and audits to ensure compliance with legislation.
  • Provide expert advice and training to staff on health and safety matters.
  • Liaise with external bodies and authorities regarding health and safety compliance.
  • Investigate incidents and accidents, implementing corrective actions where necessary.
  • Promote a culture of safety and well-being throughout the school community.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Relevant qualifications in Health and Safety (e.g., NEBOSH, IOSH).
  • Proven experience in a health and safety management role, preferably within an educational or similar environment.
  • Strong knowledge of health and safety legislation and best practices.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to lead, influence, and engage staff at all levels.
  • Proactive, with strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

Why King’s?

  • You will be part of a historic and prestigious institution with a forward-looking vision.
  • You will be working with a supportive and dynamic environment to enhance your career.
  • Enjoy the benefits of state-of-the-art facilities for discounted price
  • A complimentary lunch every day
  • 25 days annual leave, plus 8 Bank holidays
  • 50% school fee remissions

What next?

If you are passionate about health and safety and looking for that something a bit different in warm welcoming environment, with stunning surrounding around you, then apply below or get in touch via Linked in at Rosemary Pini to find out more.

Principal Consultant | Estates, Facilities & Project Management

Rosemary Pini

Armed with excellent interpersonal and communication skills, Rosemary is diligent and generous with her time when taking a brief. In doing so, Rosemary is practical, efficient and good working at speed.
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