First listed on: 27 March 2024

Health, Safety and Wellbeing Advisor


About the role:

It’s an exciting time to join Box Hill Institute as we celebrate our 100 years in 2024 and are growing our wonderful HSW team!

We are looking for an experienced Health, Safety & Wellbeing (HSW) Advisor to join us in this exciting and highly rewarding ongoing opportunity!

As an experienced HSW Advisor, within this role you will provide advice, guidance and support within Box Hill Institute (BHI) to drive increased safety engagement, continuous improvement and compliance. As part of the HSW team you will focus on continuous improvement and championing HSW projects with BHI stakeholders.

Your role will also see you responsible for leading investigations based on ICAM methodology, coordinating safety audits and risk assessments in operational areas, establishing HSW risk profiles of areas and identifying trends as well as proactive case management of RTW and Wellbeing cases; supporting employees and operational needs.

In addition, you will play a vital role in our emergency management in ensuring awareness, engagement and participation in training as part of our continuous improvement program, as well as having the opportunity to develop content and deliver HSW training across the organisation.

About You:

  • Relevant qualifications and demonstrated experience within a similar role; ideally across multiple industries
  • Experience in the interpretation of safety legislation and the development and implementation of policies and procedures, including coordinating consultation
  • Ability to clearly communicate complex concepts in a simple and effective manner
  • Demonstrated generalist experience in health, safety and wellbeing in an advisory/partnering role
  • Excellent stakeholder management and influencing skills with individuals and larger groups
  • Current up-to-date knowledge of health and safety legislation, codes of practice, Australia standards, risk management, ergonomics, safety management systems & workers compensation
  • ]Practical experience in the development and delivery of OHS hazards and risk mitigation strategies
  • Authentic and professional approach with exceptional stakeholder management skills

About Us:

We are proud to be a leading education provider with a strong reputation for delivering high quality educational outcomes.

Our organisation comprises of Box Hill Institute (Box Hill & Lilydale locations) and Centre for Adult Education (Melbourne CBD) as well as partnerships across various correctional and defence sites in Victoria.

We are committed to a highly motivated and aligned workforce, so we’ll be by your side to enable you, help you grow, and offer you benefits which enhance your work life balance.

Box Hill Institute is a welcoming, safe and respectful work environment. We are work-life friendly and an equal opportunity employer. We encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply for our vacancies.


We offer more than just a job; we offer benefits to enhance your work life, help you grow, and celebrate your achievements. Employment benefits include:

  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Career progression opportunities and reward & recognition programs
  • On-site parking
  • Novated leasing and salary packaging
  • Access to health & wellbeing resources
  • Employee discounts on health insurance, car rental, newspaper subscriptions and more
  • Access to libraries offering ebooks, films, novels, childrens books and so much more
  • Discounts on CAE/Box Hill Institute short courses for staff and their immediate family as well as discounted access to our floristry, beauticians, restaurant, Vet & dog grooming
  • Purchased Leave

If you have questions about this role, please contact Bronwyn Glover- Associate Director Safety, Inclusion & Wellbeing via email at

Applications close: 9am, Friday 5th April 2024.

Candidates for employment at Box Hill Institute will be subject to pre-employment probity checks, and must satisfy Box Hill Institute’s pre-conditions for employment. These include providing a satisfactory (valid employee) Working With Children Check and National Police Check.

Box Hill Institute reserves the right to withdraw an advertised position at any stage.

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