Occupational health advisor, Technicians and Nurses

  • Job Reference: KE OHA Roc
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Drs Direct Ltd
  • Location: Grimsby, Lincolnshire
  • Salary: £38,000 to £44,000
  • Sector: Occupational Health Nurses
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Karen Esson
  • Email: karen@drsdirect.co.uk
  • Telephone: 07876 143 551

Job Description

Role Description

We are recruiting for Occupational Health Technicians, Nurses and Advisors on Part Time / Full-time basis. Flexibility in start and finish times is essential. Although most work will be workdays, out of hours provision may be required at times.

As an Occupational Health Advisor, you will work closely with the occupational health team to provide high-quality healthcare services to our clients. You must provide accurate written, electronic and verbal reports, observing confidentiality always. The role may involve sickness absence medicals, pre-employment checks, health surveillance, D&A screening and may include site visits and considerable travel.

Training will be provided and is expected you will be trained, supervised and mentored by a senior OH nurse.

Duties and Responsibilities

· Providing basic first aid and healthcare screening, to preventing healthcare problems at work through risk assessment, education and training and other initiatives.

· Managing sickness absence.

· Pre-assignment, fit to return to work and case management assessments.

· Managing and undertaking a Health Surveillance programme for the workforce.

· Drug and Alcohol testing.

· Review and / or develop client specific sickness and health policies.

· Maintaining records & diaries (electronic).

· Providing regular activity and performance reports.

· Providing other tasks that maybe assigned from time to time from ROC     Management.


Qualifications and Experience

· Qualified Occupational Health Nurse.

· Min 3 years postgrad experience.

· Experienced and comfortable working on own, looking after the OH needs of an entire workforce.

  • Experience in delivery of Occupational Health & Safety in an industrial environment.
  • Good computer literacy skills (all Microsoft packages)
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in written form to a high standard.
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels, combined with an ability to understand the strategic importance of leadership, innovation, development of staff as well as an inherent drive for results.

For more information on the roles please get in touch. Start date ASAP