Health & Safety Service

A comprehensive Management System is now available.

GCVS understands the importance of managing the health, safety and wellbeing of all staff in your teams however, we also understand time and resources required to do this successfully. In challenging times, the demands on Third Sector organisations have never been higher so, to support the sector, we have developed a new and innovative Health & Safety Management System to help ease the pressure.

The subscription based service is available now and will give Third Sector organisations across Scotland the tools required to establish and maintain an effective health and safety management system.

By subscribing, you will be able to access the following resources via our secure portal:

  • Health & Safety Policy Statement Template
  • Duty and Responsibility Section Template
  • Organisational Structures Template
  • H&S Arrangements, Process and Procedures Templates
  • Risk Assessments including Covid-19, Workplace & Task Specific Templates
  • Forms, Checklists & Document Templates
  • Food Safety Management System Templates
  • Sector Specific Safety Guidance
  • System Setup Guidance

Health & Safety Resources (password protected)

People & Safety Services Brochure (PDF)

 

About the Team

GCVS have been providing operational support to voluntary sector employers for over 20 years. Formerly known as the Employers Advice Service, we have renamed to reflect the widening scope of our service.

All members of the team are HR professionals and members of CIPD and we regularly update our knowledge with new training and research into any changes to employment law and best practice.

Our service manager, Natasha, is an Employment Law Paralegal and can provide reliable employment law advice which is indemnified. In the event that the services of an employment law solicitor is required, we have strong working relationships with solicitors who provide preferential rates to subscribers of the HR service.

Natasha also brings years of experience in providing health and safety advice to third sector organisations, having completed qualifications and courses with The Institute of Occupational Health & Safety and the UK Asbestos Training Association. She is also a certified fire warden.

Our service is supported by Amalgamate Safety Risk Management who designed our Health & Safety Management System.

Each service also has the benefit of a dedicated advisor as well as part time administration support.

Subscription Fees

The subscription rates are based on the legal requirements the Health & Safety Executive places on organisations of different sizes.

Between 1 – 4 staff: £250 / £300 inc VAT
Between 5  -50 Staff: £450 / £540 inc VAT
51 Staff or more: £550 / £660 inc VAT

Contact us

Natasha Gordon, HR Service Manager

Tel: 0141 354 6515

Email: natasha.gordon@gcvs.org.uk

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