Health and Safety Adviser

Accountable to:
Exec Pastor (Operations and Management Support)

Role description: 
To provide Health and Safety advice to the Exec Pastor (Operations and Management support) by reviewing policies, processes and procedures and ensure they are being consistently applied.

Specific tasks:

  • Review KingsGate’s H&S Policy.
  • Provide advice/guidance in relation to H&S matters.
  • Review risk assessments.

Person specification

  • Ability to provide a KingsGate pastoral reference.
  • KingsGate Partner and /or Regular attendance at a LifeGroup.

Key skills, attributes and/or experience

  • Experience working in a Health and Safety role.
  • Comprehensive understanding of Health and Safety guidelines.


  • NEBOSH General Certificate or Diploma.

Support and personal development

  • Training related to your responsibilities as a volunteer.
  • A named person who will supervise your volunteering and with whom you can discuss your work.
  • Regular one-to-one meetings with your supervisor.
  • A review of your volunteering role after three months.
  • Access to any relevant staff training and leadership development resources if appropriate.
  • Access to technical equipment and IT systems, if needed for the role, including any training required.
  • Reimbursement of your travel expenses. If claiming petrol, this will be paid at the prevailing mileage rate.
  • Full involvement in the life of the staff team, eg, Summer BBQ and Christmas meal.

Time commitment

  • 3-4 hours a week or could be for a short time to review KingsGate’s H&S policy and provide some immediate advice.
  • Working from home.

This Job Description was created by Sally Duffy in April 2023.

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