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Occupational Health Advisor

Occupational Health Advisor

  • Location:

    Brighton, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Occupational Health Advisor

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £36,000 - £38,000

  • Contact:

    Ben Higgins

  • Contact email:

    ben@ohmedical.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01582 361262

  • Job ref:

    522

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    31 May 00:00

We are currently recruiting for an Occupational Health Advisor to be based at our clients site in Brighton, Haywards Heath, and Tunbridge Wells so you must have happy with an element of travel within this role. This is a full time role, where the successful applicant will be required to work 5 days (37.5 hours) per week between the hours of 9.00am-5.00pm Monday to Friday.

The successful individual will work autonomously onsite to deliver the client service, helping to bring success to this contract and the Company. The role breakdown is 5% Health Surveillance, 50% Case Management, 25% vaccinations/venepuncture clinics, 10% Pre-placement health questionnaires, 10% Needle Stick Injuries.

This is a great opportunity for a qualified individual to expand their skills and experience in a supportive team environment. Some of the main duties include:

  • To provide expert, evidence based case management services for referrals relating to attendance, fitness for work and other requests for OH advice.

  • Provide professional, comprehensive and evidence based written reports.

  • Provide expert advice in respect of legislative requirements and best practice relating to OH

  • To evaluate the results of medicals and surveillance provided, and ensure that the correct advice in relation to fitness is communicated, escalating where clinically appropriate

  • To provide (where competent) other OH services where required such as vaccinations, travel health services, ergonomic advice, or health promotion for our clients

  • To provide clinical supervision and support other team members where relevant (such as OH Technicians)

  • To maintain valid and up to date registration with the NMC and comply with NMC guidelines in relation to professional issues, clinical supervision and continuous learning and development as a registered nurse

  • You should be proficient in the provision of:

    • Spirometry

    • Audiometry

    • General Medicals

    • Drug and Alcohol screening

    • Case Management

    • Fitness for role assessment

Please contact Ben Higgins or James Baron on 01582 235500 to discuss in confidence.

OH Medical is a specialist Occupational Health recruitment consultancy. We recruit permanent and agency occupational health staff nationwide.