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Meet the team

More than just leading experts in health, safety and wellbeing – we’re your leading experts.

We work closely with you to understand you and your priorities and get to know your business like it’s our own. We know the challenges and opportunities each sector is facing, so we can provide insight and advice, specialised to the market you’re operating in.

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  • Ian Hutchings, CMIOSH
    Managing Director

    Having worked for a number of different global consultancy firms, Ian noticed there was a gap in the market. He wanted to be able to offer clients of all sizes a much more bespoke service, with a more agile and focused approach.

  • Gillian Wood, CMIOSH
    Senior Consultant

    Gillian joined us in 2021 to lead our team of health and safety professionals who are responsible delivering a range of services to our clients. She makes it her priority to get to know our clients well, in order to support them in the best way possible.

  • Michael Baah
    Health and Safety Consultant

    Michael became a member of our team in 2023 having previously worked at another consultancy business. Aside from the increased salary potential, the attraction to join Vita Safety was the opportunity to work with a smaller team, to contribute to growing the business and develop his professional skills at the same time.

  • Jane Herbert, BA (Hons)
    Business Operations and Administration Coordinator

    Jane joined the team in 2020, following a 30-year career in Financial Services IT. She was attracted to a job at Vita Safety as it provided an opportunity to put her wealth of skills and experience into action, in a role that offered the work-life balance that she was looking for.

  • Khurram Fiaz
    Health and Safety Consultant

    Khurram joined the Vita Safety team in 2023, keen to become part of our growing company and work with our fantastic clients. He brings a range of specialist experience and expertise to the role, including asbestos surveying, legionella risk management and fire risk assessments.

  • Lee Mockridge
    Health and Safety Consultant

    After many years working in a high-performance, high pressure work environment, Lee needed to realign his work/life balance to make sure he could keep doing what he does best. Vita Safety gave him the opportunity to focus on what he loves and values about our industry: helping people to stay healthy, happy and safe and always doing things right by them.

Health and safety consultancy careers with flexibility and autonomy

Join a team that empowers you to grow, be your authentic self, and do your best work every day.

People are the reason we do what we do.


We encourage your development and give you the autonomy to find your own path to learn and grow.


We take the time to understand how you want to develop, then collaborate with you to create a personal framework plan. This helps you learn the critical skills that support your growth alongside ours. If there’s a particular industry you want to gain more experience in or a new skill you want to learn, together we’ll help you achieve your goals.

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