Occupational Health Advisor (Nurse)

  • Location

    Ipswich, Suffolk

  • Sector:

    Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Elizabeth Harris

  • Contact email:

    eharris@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    LH/OHA-IPS_1557733000

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-06-12

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Job Type - Full Time

Location - Ipswich

Salary - £40'000/ year

Occupational Health Advisor

Meridian Business Support has an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse to work as an Occupational Health Advisor.

We are seeking to recruit a dynamic and highly motivated Occupational Health Advisor to join an award winning private independent clinical company.

The role is to carry out workplace health assessments for corporate clients and undertake paper-based screening on OH referrals, and complete both telephonic / virtual assessments of patients providing line manager support and advice on employee work status.

Responsibilities:

To provide assessment, case management and Health surveillance to patients of a diverse background.

To provide professional effective wellbeing and occupational health guidance to managers on the management of employee absence, rehabilitation and re-deployment.

Effectively signpost and refer employees to Multi-disciplinary clinical team when appropriate including Physiotherapists, Mental Health Practitioners, Occupational Health Physician and Ergonomic Assessors.

To assist in promoting preventive strategies to ensure a safe and healthy working environment.

To provide an assessment and advice to line managers on an applicant's fitness for post and any reasonable adjustments that may be required.

Support the Client Relationship Management Team in liaising with corporate client's during review and innovation meetings.

To assist in addressing issues/critical incidents relating to the Occupational Health Services and be involved in an effective action plan.

Essential requirements:

NMC Registered - RGN

Pre-Registered Qualification in Occupational Health

2 years experience in Occupational Health field

Case Management experience

Benefits

The salary for the role is up to £40,000 per annum and includes a comprehensive benefit package including an attendance bonus and long service rewards. There are also a number of other excellent benefits available.

If you are interested in the Occupational Health Advisor role and would like to have a confidential discussion to find out further details, please apply to this advert. Alternatively email your CV to gwalsh@merididanbs.co.uk - You can also contact Ged Walsh at Meridian Business Support on 07 464 54 20 15.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.