Mental Health Nurse - Helensburgh

  • Job Reference: 1174
  • Date Posted: 2 November 2021
  • Recruiter: OH Medical
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  • Location: Helensburgh, Argyllshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £38,000
  • Sector: Mental Health Nurse
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

​OH Medical is recruiting for an experienced Mental Health Nurse for a full time permanent role with a leading Occupational Health provider working at their client site in Faslane.


The Remit:

This full remit Mental Health role will see you delivering:

  • Case management services for referrals relating to attendance, fitness for work and other requests for OH advice when mental health is a factor.

  • Evidence based written reports

  • Advice in relation employees fitness to carry out their role is communicated to the Client, and escalating where clinically appropriate.

  • Assess, refer and of OH including: existing 3rd party support services (EAP and Counselling), HR & Trade Unions, both local and National Charitable and NFP Organisations, Local Mental Health Services, Other Primary, Secondary & Tertiary Health and Care Services

  • Collaboration with team members to facilitate and deliver training and awareness sessions to Mental Health First Aiders and others workplace stakeholders

  • Assist in Developing the policy and strategy for managing mental health in the context of the Client’s business, Framework for Mental Health First Aiders Community across the client’s business including a model of support for MHFAs

  • Support the wider OH team with health surveillance, case management and drug and alcohol testing as required.

Skill Requirements:

  • NMC Part 1 Registered Nurse – Mental Health and/or Adult (Essential) Part 3 Registered (Preferred) 

  • Experience of working in the community or a in specialist unit in at least one of the following sectors: NHS, private healthcare, occupational health, mental health charity or the armed forces (Essential)

  • Case Management and provision of advice in relation to the workplace/occupation (Essential)

  • General medicals and health surveillance experience (Preferred)

  • Good IT literacy and Communication Skills (Essential)

  • Comprehensive understanding of the principles and practice of data protection and confidentiality in OH (Essential)

  • Excellent knowledge of occupational health and employment legislation (Essential)

  • Ability to work autonomously and as part of the multidisciplinary OH team (Essential)

  • Registered with BACP with an accredited qualification in counselling or psychotherapy (Preferred) 


​Salary & Benefits:

  • £36k - £38k PA depending on experience

  • 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays

  • Health Cash Plan

  • Perkbox

For more information on this fantastic opportunity and to discuss in confidence please call Ellen, or The Team on 01582 235 500 or email your CV to

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