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Building Safety Manager

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
31/10/2019
Advert End Date:
14/11/2019 23:59
Salary:
£41,675 - £45,591 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Health and Safety
Vacancy ID:
192915
Employment Location:
YHN House, Newcastle upon Tyne

Job details 

Closing date:
14 Nov


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Further information

At YHN our vision is to be ‘First for Housing’. We have bold plans for the future and our people are key to us achieving our goals, so we want to attract the very best.

We manage more than 26,000 homes on behalf of Newcastle City Council and provide a huge range of support services to our customers. From benefits and money advice to providing a repairs and maintenance service and supporting customers with their tenancies, we strive to make living easier.

Our new business strategy, Destination 2022, sets out how we’re going to achieve our vision. The journey to Destination 2022 is guided by our values - Ready, Amazing, Revolutionary, Energetic - we live and breathe them and they shape how we work day to day.

We offer a forward thinking and open environment where our people are empowered to make a difference, coupled with competitive salaries and a wide range of benefits. These benefits include flexible working, generous annual leave allowance, local government pension scheme and access to extensive learning and development opportunities plus regular support from your manager.

The Role: Building Safety Manager is a new role within the organisation created following Dame Judith Hackitt’s Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety.

The Person: We are looking for a confident, outgoing and very highly motivated individual who is able to communicate and collaborate with stakeholders at all levels.

The ability to operate at a strategic level is crucial, as the Building Safety Manager will represent YHN nationally on all building safety issues. Regular travel to London is anticipated as part of the role.

A relevant technical qualification and background in a regulatory or compliance environment is essential.

If you are successful we will undertake additional recruitment checks which will include a check to see if you have any unspent criminal convictions.

Most of our full-time vacancies are available on a job share basis, if you want to discuss this option for this vacancy or if you would like to have an informal discussion about the post, please contact Ian Gallagher on 0191 2787728 or email yhnjobs@newcastle.gov.uk

PLEASE NOTE: We do not accept CV’s, only online applications. To apply, click on the “Apply now” tab. Any communication sent to you regarding your application will be sent to the email address you have set up on your North East Jobs account, so you will need to ensure that you check your inbox.

YHN is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all groups regardless of gender, sexual orientation, religious belief, disability, age, race, maternity and pregnancy, marriage and civil partnership and gender reassignment.

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