Occupational Health Advisor - Horsham

  • Job Reference: SR1108
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Recruiter: OH Medical
  • Website: http://www.ohmedical.co.uk
  • Location: Horsham, Sussex
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Occupational Health Advisor
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for a qualified Occupational Health Advisor to be based at our client site in Horsham with some remote working. This role is Part Time working 3 days a week. There may also be a requirement for some evening work but this will be ad hoc as requested by the client , the hours for this would be 12pm -8pm.

Main duties will include:

To provide expert, evidence-based case management written reports which are professional, comprehensive and evidence based for absence management referrals.
Completing periodic fire & rescue medicals and driver medicals.
Provide expert advice in respect of legislative requirements and best practice relating to OH
To provide fitness medicals and health surveillance that meet best practice requirements and are in line with our 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

Essential Skills:

Registration with NMC Part 1
OH Qualified – Diploma/Degree
Have the ability to work effectively independently and also within a team framework
Be IT literate
Demonstrate a self-motivated and proactive approach to work
Understand and support a flexible approach to team working
Have the ability to maintain strict confidentiality
Have relevant experience of working in an OH environment in a nursing/advisory capacity, across a range of OH activities
The successful candidate will be required to deliver the full OH remit and should be proficient in the provision of:

General Medicals
Drug and Alcohol screening
Case Management
Fitness for role assessment
Driver Medicals
Night-worker medicals

Desired Skills

Ideally on Part 3 of the Register
Experience of completing oral drug and alcohol tests

25 days Annual Leave (Pro Rata), Health Cash Plan, Perkbox