Occupational Health Advisor

  • Job Reference: OHA007LM
  • Date Posted: 9 February 2024
  • Recruiter: Drs Direct Ltd
  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: Competitive Salary and Generous Pension
  • Sector: Occupational Health Nurses
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Lee Moynes
  • Email: lee@drsdirect.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01234 223357

Job Description

Role: Occupational Health Advisor

Location: Sheffield

Salary: £34,968 - £40,005

Hours: 37hrs per week (part-time hours will be considered)

Contract Type: Permanent

As the Occupational Health Advisor, you will be required to deliver a range of Occupational Health services, including attendance management, pre-placement assessments, fitness for work medicals, vaccinations, and other services as required

Responsibilities Include:

  • Conduct telephone consultations and manage complex caseloads.
  • Provide a concise report to management indicating an employee’s fitness to work and detailing any advisory reasonable adjustments with timeframes in line with audit criteria.
  • Deliver pre-employment and mandatory medicals advising on fitness for work, providing details of workplace adjustments and ensuring medicals are undertaken within agreed timescales.

Skills and Experience required:

  • Professionally qualified in Occupational Health Nursing (Degree or Diploma, with a postgraduate qualification)
  • Case management experience with a proven ability to manage a challenging workload.
  • Competence in delivery of immunisations, venepuncture, audiometry, spirometry.

What we can offer:

  • A highly competitive salary and access to a generous pension scheme
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • A wide range of family friendly policies including enhanced maternity, paternity and adoption leave
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Comprehensive range of development and leadership courses to develop your career
  • Employee Assistance Programme (accessible 24/7) offering confidential support and advice
  • Access to a wide range of staff support groups and networks