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Occupational Health Advisor

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Occupational Health Advisor

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Circa £45,000 + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Ellen Harris

  • Contact email:

    ellen@ohmedical.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01582 235 500

  • Job ref:

    EH2071

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-03-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

OH Medical is currently looking for an experienced Occupational Health Advisor to join our client as part of their in-house Occupational Health Team. This exciting full-time, permanent role will see you be based from home with some onsite requirements around the network within the North West


The Remit:

As the Northwest in-house Occupational Health Advisor you will be joining an established team comprised of an Occupational Health & Wellbeing Manager, Senior OHAs, Occupational Health Advisors, and Occupational Health Technicians. Plus you will have support from an OHP and Physiotherapy to deliver a first-class in-house occupational health service. Your responsibilities will include: 

  • Provide support and advice to improve employee health and wellbeing

  • Be the figurehead for the North West Network liaising with key stakeholders to obtain feedback and develop and evolve the OH services to meet business needs

  • Develop relationships with Network Managers, SHES specialists & HR Advisers

  • Support the development of Occupational Health policies, standards and procedures 

  • Attend key stakeholder meetings and events,

  • Deliver reports and presentations relating to the Occupational Health Service and your Local Network

  • Report on service delivery metrics including SLAs, KPIs and Health Data within your Network

  • Support the North West OHT with delivery of the Health Surveillance Program for your region 

  • Provide proactive health and wellbeing initiatives and promote utilisation of support services including EAP, Rehabilitation and Neurodiversity services

Skills Required

  • NMC Registered Nurse Ideally on Part 3 of Register 

  • Qualified to Degree or Diploma level in Occupational Health

  • Broad experience of Occupational Health Nursing

  • Experience in complex case management and multi-disciplinary case conferencing

  • Experience of Health Surveillance including qualification in HAVS

  • Experience Mental Health & Wellbeing Assessment 

  •  Possess excellent communication and time management skills

  • Able to work as part of a team and autonomously

  • High level of IT Literacy

  • Excellent problem-solving skills  with experience in finding workable solutions to identified occupational health issues

Salary & Benefits:

  • Circa £45,000 PA

  • Annual bonus

  • Pension Scheme double matched up to a total of 18% of salary (i.e., employee contributions of up to 6%, double matched by a employer contribution of up to 12%)

  • 25 days holiday, plus statutory days, and an option to buy more

  • Fantastic career development prospects with funded learning options, including support with exams, and internal and external learning and development

  • Strong focus on supporting you as an individual including:

    • hybrid working

    • flexible working

    • strong commitments to ED&I

    • generous family provision policies

  • Flexible benefits including a cycle-to-work scheme, salary sacrifice car scheme, insurance, and healthcare packages, plus much more

  • Discounts and savings from hundreds of retailers

  • 2 paid volunteering days per year

  • Free gym access at the Ansty office, as well as a ‘Gympass’ scheme providing free or heavily subsidised local gym memberships

How To Apply:
Click Apply Now and send us an up to date CV showcasing your relevant skills and experience. Or for more information about this fantastic opportunity and to discuss it in confidence, please contact Ellen or The Team at

01582 235 500. Alternatively, you can email your CV to info@ohmedical.co.uk.

About OH Medical:
OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy specialising in the Occupational Health sector. We provide recruitment services for agency and permanent Occupational Health staff nationwide.