The Royal Environmental Health Institute of Scotland (REHIS), a registered Scottish charity, is incorporated by Royal Charter. The objects for which the Institute is established are for the benefit of the community to promote the advancement of Environmental Health by:

  • stimulating general interest in and disseminating knowledge concerning Environmental Health;
  • promoting education and training in matters relating to Environmental Health; and
  • maintaining, by examination or otherwise, high standards of professional practice and conduct on the part of Environmental Health Officers in Scotland.

The Institute is a long established awarding body in Scotland for a number of qualifications in Food Hygiene, Food and Health, Control of Infection and Occupational Health and Safety.

The Institute is seeking to appoint an individual with qualifications in Food Hygiene and Health and Safety training and related disciplines who will report to the Chief Executive and will be responsible for the day to day running of the Institute’s community training activities.

The post is a full time position mainly based in the Institute’s office in Edinburgh with a blend approach of office and home working. On occasion the post holder will be required to travel throughout Scotland and beyond. Work may also be required out with normal office hours.

Further information is available from Jackie McCabe, Chief Executive on 0131 229 2968.

Applicants for the post should submit a detailed CV and a statement (500 to 1,000 words in length) outlining their suitability for the post and the relevant experience and skills they possess.

Applications should be marked ‘confidential’ and emailed to Jackie McCabe,

The closing date for applications is 31 May 2021. Interviews will be held early June 2021. All applications will be acknowledged by email.

See Job Advert and Duties attached. 

  • File
  • Salary Range
    Salary range £34,000 to £38,000 per annum
  • Closing Date
  • Contact Person
    Jackie McCabe, Chief Executive
  • Contact Email
  • Contact Number
    0131 229 2968