Group Health and Safety Manager Job in England

Job Type: Permanent

Job Ref.: BBBH28765

Job Location: Dorset, England

Job Description 

An exciting Health & Safety opportunity has arisen with Hall & Woodhouse, a leading Dorset employer, who have a strong pub operating and brewing heritage dating back to 1777. They remain an independent family business as they head towards their 250-year anniversary. Allen & York are proud to be working with Hall & Woodhouse in their recruitment of a Group Health & Safety Manager.

As well as producing award winning Badger Ales and Rio, Hall & Woodhouse operate an estate of circa. 200 public houses, a large brewery facility and stylish offices. Hall & Woodhouse’s family legacy has positively influenced their ways of working both internally and externally, and has shaped the ADIKT values to which their team aspire:

  • Ambition: Developing ourselves, others and H&W
  • Dedication: We will strive to be brilliant at what we do
  • Integrity: We do the right thing
  • Kindness: Making people’s day
  • Teamwork: Working as a team to get things done…and have fun!


As the Hall & Woodhouse Group Health & Safety Manager, you will have responsibility for implementing the ‘Safe Place to Work’ strategy and undertake a full safety role within the business. The nature of the role dictates travel throughout the South of England, ensuring a consistent approach to safety and to deliver a positive safety culture. Duties will include managing risk identification within the business, maintaining & reviewing policies & procedures, providing guidance on safety-based training, be the point of contact for authorities & external bodies and to provide line management for Safety Ambassadors.

This list is not exhaustive and needless to say; communication, attention to detail and a passion for safety are key factors that we want to see.
Essential skills include: –

  • Prior health and safety experience ideally from a food related, multisite business.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence change and challenge stakeholders.
  • Proven experience in facilitating behavioural safety change programmes.
  • Ambition to continue with your own personal professional development.
  • Interested to keep up to date with changes in legislation and their impact on the business.
  • GradIOSH or above
  • Degree or similar level of education

To Apply

Every individual plays a vital role at Hall & Woodhouse, if you want to be a part of the Hall & Woodhouse family, have a passion for safety and looking for a new challenge then apply today via email to or call Stuart Vivian 01202 888986 for a confidential conversation.

By Ubong Edet

A passionate Health and Safety professional with a good level of field experience and relevant certifications including NEBOSH, OSHA, ISO, etc certifications. An Health and Safety activist who believes in the growth and continual improvement of the profession. He is going all out to create awareness and safe precious lives.

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