Health and Safety Officer

Gateshead but with organisation wide remit


£23,000 pro rata, per annum

Part time role:

18.5 hours per week

We are looking to recruit a part time NEBOSH qualified Health & Safety Officer, who has proven practical work experience gained in the H&S field. Working closely with the Housing Management Team the successful candidate will ensure the organisation, and all organisational activities are compliant with health and safety regulations and good practice, and lead the development, promotion and implementation of a H&S culture within Oasis Community Housing. They will be responsible for reviewing and monitoring H&S policies and processes, supporting staff with H&S queries and facilitating training in response to any identified H&S issues.

They will need a good knowledge of H&S legislation, plus the ability to interpret and apply it. Experience of delivering training, undertaking property fire risk assessments and investigating incidents, accidents, and recommending preventative measures is also essential. They also need to have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to meet deadlines, have excellent report writing and IT skills and have a flexible attitude.


Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, meeting essential criteria and Enhanced DBS (dependent on role).

To download an application pack, please see the links below or email to request a pack. Please note CVs are not accepted.

Click here to download the Health and Safety Officer Job Description

Click here to download an Application Form

Click here to download job application guidance

Click here to download our ethos and values


The closing date for applications is midday Monday 21st September and completed applications forms should be sent to

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 30th Sept / Thursday 1st Oct.


Please note – we are unable to contact candidates who have not been shortlisted, if you do not hear from Oasis Community Housing within six weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful.


Oasis Community Housing is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Registered charity no. 1107554





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Download an Application Form, and send to or Recruitment, Oasis Community Housing, 11 Walker Terrace, Gateshead, NE8 1EB.