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Occupational Health Nurse Preston / Blackburn

​OH Medical is seeking an Occupational Health Nurse to join one of the UK’s leading providers of occupational health services. To cover maternity leave in a Full-time role as part of an established Occupational Health team in Preston / Blackburn area.

The Remit:

This role will provide a full Occupational Health and Emergency Treatment Service including consultation, clinical assessment & treatment, advice, education, medical assessments. Your duties will include:

  • Acting as a mentor to Occupational Health Technicians.

  • Fitness to work assessments

  • Contact GP/Specialists in line with the Access to Medical Reports Act and Data Protection Act.

  • Provide health surveillance in accordance with current legislation and In line with DHC policies and guidelines.

  • Provide clinical support to the first aid provision on site.

  • Promotion of health and wellbeing.

  • Risk assessments and DSE assessments

  • Drug and alcohol testing

  • Accurate record keeping and maintaining accurate statistics. 

Skills Required

  • Be a registered nurse with NMC Part 1 (Essential) Part 3 (Desirable)

  • Postgraduate qualification in Occupational Health Degree/Diploma (Desirable)

  • Health Surveillance experience (Essential)

  • Administration of vaccinations and travel health services (Desirable)

  • Be able to prioritise and manage their time effectively (Essential)

  • Can work confidently and independently whist operating within a team framework (Essential)

  • Demonstrate good IT literacy (Essential)

  • Full Driving License (Essential)

25 days holiday, Health cash plan, Perkbox

Please contact Ellen Harris, Ben Higgins or James Baron on 01582 235500 to discuss further

OH Medical is a leading recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit permanent and agency Occupational Health staff nationwide.