Health, Safety and Sustainability Manager

Inverness, Highland
£41,310 - £44,574 per annum (salary pending review)
10 Jan 2023
29 Jan 2023
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time

35 hours 

We are one of the largest partners of the University of the Highlands and Islands, a partnership of 13 colleges and research institutions comprising Scotland’s newest university.

As the UK’s leading tertiary education provider, we deliver both further education and higher education courses and that makes us different from traditional institutions. Through an innovative approach to learning and some of the best online learning technologies, we offer our students the complete learner journey, where they have choice and flexibility to study from access level right through to PhD.

UHI Inverness is at the heart of the community. Working closely with businesses and stakeholders, our curriculum and research capacity is designed to meet the ever-evolving needs of industry and support the strengths and ambitions of the region. Through a personalised approach, we help our students discover their right path, providing them with a combination of qualification and job-ready skills to succeed in the workplace. UHI Inverness has locations at Inverness Campus and also the Scottish School of Forestry (Balloch), a growing hub for research, innovation and enterprise set within a 215 acre site. 

We are seeking to recruit into the management team an experienced Health and Safety Manager who has a desire to extend their skills and knowledge of environmental and sustainability aspects of business.

The successful applicant will undertake a range of relevant training and CPD to support their knowledge of emerging best practice in both Health & Safety and sustainability aspects of the role.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for contributing to environmental improvements and increasing biodiversity, and to support the further development of our culture as we move towards Net Zero Carbon.

Based at Inverness Campus, set within a stunning Highland landscape, the successful applicant will work with staff, students and external stakeholders to support us on our journey through our sustainability roadmap.

For more details please refer to the attached job description and person specification. 

Application closing date: 29 January 2023

Shortlisting date: 30 January 2023

Interviews will be held on the afternoons of 9 and 10 February

Please note: the successful post holder will need to pass a satisfactory PVG Scheme check through Disclosure Scotland prior to commencing employment.

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Human Resources Department on

For further information about the role please visit the vacancies section of our website via the apply link.

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