The University of the Highlands and Islands is the United Kingdom’s leading integrated university encompassing both further and higher education. Based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, our distinctive partnership of 13 independent colleges and research institutions is locally based and rooted in communities, but with national and international reach, as part of a regional university structure.

To support our work we are recruiting to the following role:

Health and Safety Assistant

Salary range £19,400
DurationFixed term up to 6 months
Working hoursup to 35 hours per week
Closing DateFriday 4 October 2019

This temporary (6 month) position has been created in order to assist the university to review its Health and Safety management system.

The ideal candidate for this position would hold a recognised health and safety qualification (eg NEBOSH) and have experience in H&S legislation and safety management systems.

Interviews will be held Thursday 31 October 2019, in Inverness.

If you have any queries about the application process please contact the Personnel Office at or on 01463 279239.