Occupational Health Advisor

  • Job Reference: 1612-23-OH
  • Date Posted: 24 September 2018
  • Recruiter: DRS Direct Limited
  • Location: Sunderland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Occupational Health, Occupational Health Advisors
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Victor Ramsay
  • Email: victor@drsdirect.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01234 359 971

Job Description





Drs.Direct Ltd is a bespoke Occupational Health recruitment consultancy based in [the] United Kingdom/Europe. Our Client seeking


Role:                Occupational Health Advisor

Location:          Sunderland


We are currently seeking a qualified Occupational Health Advisor to join a leading OH provider you will be based at their client site in Sunderland with travel to two other sites in the Durham and Newcastle area on an adhoc basis. This is a part time role working four days per week flexibility on working days however you will be required to work on a Monday.

The successful individual will work as part of a team to deliver an exceptional OH service to our client and help bring success to this contract and the company.

Main duties

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 provide fitness medicals and health surveillance where required that meet best practice requirements and in line with Health Partners' policies and protocols

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)

This role will be roughly 80% case management and 20% health and wellbeing.

For more information please contact Victor at Drs Direct - victor@drsdirect.co.uk