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Fire Safety Advisor

Job Reference: 222-BM-214-IE

West London NHS Trust
Administrative & Clerical
Fire - Trustwide, Crowthorne
£34,883 to £44,774 pa inc

We are immensely proud of our staff and their passion, professionalism and dedication to change people’s lives. If you share that passion, if you too want to make a difference, then come and join us.

In return you will get to work with a great team, with superb training and development opportunities, and excellent staff benefits (including relocation package).

We support 62,500 patients and carers every year, serving 700,000 residents in three of the most diverse boroughs in west London plus Broadmoor in Berkshire. The diversity of the communities we serve is matched by the diversity of our staff, of whom 56% come from BME backgrounds.

We offer the most diverse range of mental health services in England: from helping young people with eating disorders; to supporting new mums suffering post natal depression; to assessing people detained under the Mental Health Act; to running high secure services at Broadmoor Hospital. We are also creating innovative new services to combine physical and mental healthcare.

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Fire Safety Advisor






How would you like to work for one of the largest mental healthcare hospitals in the country?




Well the West London Mental Healthcare Trust (WLMHT) have two positions for Fire Safety Advisors within our Estates & Facilities department that will provide applicants with personal working life fulfilment, keeping people safe from fire on a daily basis, in addition to an excellent employment package.




As part of the fire team, you will be providing sound fire safety advice (Prevention, Protection & Response) to all occupiers of our buildings, which subsequently supports the critical clinical services that directly support the ‘frontline’ care of our patients, and future building design and maintenance requirements in terms of refurbishments, extensions and new build programmes.




We are looking to employ two Fire Safety Advisors on a full time permanent basis, that satisfy the person specification, albeit with some flexibility for those willing to commit to learning and personal development, and to actively embrace the responsibilities of this post as detailed in the job description.




This role is an exciting opportunity to join a positive, friendly team that deliver all fire safety services for the department/Trust, and contribute to the values and overall objectives of the organisation, to ensure all persons that visit the organisation, are safe from fire at all times.




In addition to the competitive salary, we also enjoy many benefits such as; generous annual leave entitlement, salary sacrifice schemes for car leasing, numerous national NHS discount schemes with high street names, automatic membership of the NHS pension scheme, funded eye tests, etc, etc.

For further details / informal visits contact:

If this role is of interest to you, please call Paul Bishop (Head of Fire Safety) on 020 8354 8087 for more information and/or an informal discussion.

We reserve the right to close adverts prior to the closing date stated should we receive a high volume of applications. If you do not hear back from us within three weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

All staff identified as at-risk and who meet the requirements of the post will be prioritised accordingly.

We offer Relocation packages for some positions (including Band 5 and Band 6 Nurses) - a relocation allowance of up to £8000 is offered for those who meet a required criteria.

Registered Nurses are required to produce their current NMC Revalidation documents/Portfolio at the assessment centre for verification, unless you are a newly qualified nurse from University.

By applying for this post you are agreeing to West London Mental Trust transferring the information contained in this application to its preferred applicant management system. If you are offered a job, you will be required to undergo a pre-employment check which can take between 4-8 weeks. After which your information will also be transferred into the national NHS Electronic Staff Records system

Please ensure you include professional email addresses and contact numbers for your referees which MUST be at supervisory or managerial capacity covering the last 3 years of employment to date to avoid delay in the recruitment process. If your current/most recent organisation is an NHS trust, we will be requesting one reference from your current line manager/HR department.

West London Mental Health NHS Trust is committed to safeguarding of all children and vulnerable adults, eliminating discrimination for all groups and achieving equality of opportunity regardless of age, disability, gender, race, religion or belief and sexuality. We aim to create a workforce that is representative of the communities we serve at all levels of seniority within the Trust. We are therefore particularly interested in receiving applications from people from ethnic minority backgrounds’.

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This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

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