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  • Flying high: achieving Chartered status

    • 14 Jul 2021

    Achieving Chartered status ‘What’s clear is that behavioural safety during maternity leave was just one among many impressive achievements for Karen Godfrey – safety, health and environment manager at Morgan Sindall Construction (Yorkshire and North East).

  • James Carter

    The fast-paced world of retail

    • 1 Jul 2021
    • Matt Lamy

    Chartered IOSH member James Carter explains how the IOSH competency framework has helped him navigate the fast-paced world of retail safety during the pandemic.

  • Shirley Parsons: 15 years in recruitment

    • 29 Oct 2020

    Shirley Parsons talks to IOSH Jobs about the challenges and highlights of the past 15 years in OSH recruitment.

  • Promoting diversity and inclusion at the FA

    • 10 Nov 2021

    Cassandra Barrow GradIOSH describes how the cloud of a COVID redundancy had a silver lining in the shape of an exciting new role at the Football Association (FA), where she is embracing a broad range of OSH challenges while working to promote diversity and inclusion.

  • From safety champion to Future Leader

    • 15 Oct 2021

    IOSH Future Leader Jessica Sales explains her journey from lab quality control apprentice to QHSE manager with global commercial real estate services and investment company, CBRE.

  • How to be an effective OSH influencer at work

    • 2 Sep 2021

    The key to working across different cultures lies in the softer skills of the IOSH competency framework.

  • Heathgate Search: Key tips to help you to advance your Health and Safety career

    • 28 Jul 2021

    As a Director at Heathgate Search, I oversee our specialist interim and permanent Health and Safety recruitment services. In this role, I have been able to support critical Health and Safety appointments for a diverse range of clients across the Private, Public and Third sectors.

  • A ‘one stop shop’ for careers guidance

    • 8 Sep 2020

    The IOSH Career Hub has something for everyone.

  • Essentials tips for a successful video interview.

    • 9 Apr 2020

    Businesses are currently having to adapt at lightning speed with many turning to technology and video calls like never before.

  • Creating an alluring covering letter

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Is a covering letter necessary?

  • Psychometric testing in interviews

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Employers often use psychometric testing to vet potential employees and help them understand a little more about your personality and ability to fit into the role they are offering – and this type of testing is becoming increasing popular.

  • Ask a recruiter: What’s the next step?’

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Qualifications are becoming increasingly more important within health and safety as employers demand professional qualifications and status and are...

  • CPD stars: Richard Byerley

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Richard Byerley Grad IOSH, asphalt/recycling manager at Northumbrian Roads, explains why continuing professional development (CPD) has been important to him throughout his career.

  • Should I include a personal statement in my CV and, if so, what should I put in it?

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Should I include a personal statement in my CV and, if so, what should I put in it?

  • CPD stars: Saba Alai CFIOSH

    • 1 Apr 2020

    Saba Alai CFIOSH discusses how the experience of dealing with new workplace hazards and challenges provides OSH professionals with CPD opportunities.

  • Ask a recruiter: “I get a lot of first interviews for jobs, so there doesn’t seem to be a problem with my CV, but I never make it past that stage, what am I doing wrong?”

    • 1 Apr 2020

    There will always be occasions when interviewees don’t “click” with interviewers. That is normal, and unavoidable. When you are not progressing to second interview on a number of occasions though, it is worth examining the way you approach interviews in more depth.

  • CPD Stars: Barry Gaffney

    • 31 Mar 2020

    Barry Gaffney Grad IOSH explains how he has gone from being a panel beater to a senior safety adviser, and how he has combined that with keeping his continuing professional development (CPD) record up to date.

  • CPD Stars: Tariq Maqbool

    • 31 Mar 2020

    As you read this, I am a couple of weeks into a new role. It is a fresh challenge that utilises everything I’ve learned in nearly 25 years as an occupational safety and health professional.

  • CPD stars: Bipin Gautam

    • 31 Mar 2020

    Bipin Gautam CMIOSH, country HSE manager for Cape in Oman, explains why continuing professional development (CPD) is important for him.

  • CPD Stars:Graham Cowan

    • 31 Mar 2020

    Graham Cowan, safety and standards assurance director at Nuffield Health and owner of consultancy firm GJC Risk Management, charts his career up to and including becoming a chartered fellow of IOSH.