Occupational Welfare & Wellbeing Officer

  • Job Reference: HA1110
  • Date Posted: 12 October 2021
  • Recruiter: OH Medical
  • Website: http://www.ohmedical.co.uk
  • Location: Bolton, Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Occupational Welfare & Wellbeing Officer
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

​OH Medical are currently recruiting for a Occupational Welfare and Wellbeing officer to join our client on a full time permanent basis.


You will be based on site in the North West and required to carry out a varied remit inclusive of:

  • Provide information, advice and guidance to employees and managers on issues related to wellbeing and welfare.

  • Identify early intervention opportunities to help manage stress and reduce sickness absence.

  • Support staff returning from a period of absence through implementing welfare action plans and adjustments

  • Work with the HR team with welfare meetings, making recommendations and liaising with OH

  • Work confidentially with employees on wellbeing and welfare to achieve positive changes

  • Deliver a range of initiatives and workshops to promote and raise awareness for wellbeing and welfare


Skills Required:


  • Strong experience of delivering positive and meaningful outcomes in relation to employee welfare and wellbeing particularly mental wellbeing

  • Good knowledge of Occupational health, HR absence procedures and applicable legislation

  • An understanding, calm, empathetic and confidential approach with a focus on achieving positive outcomes for the employee and the manager advising on options and solutions

  • Ability to work in a challenging environment, manage a busy caseload working in partnership with others to help prevent sickness absence, support return to work and develop wellbeing and welfare plans

If you would like to discuss this vacancy further, please contact Hannah Atkins on 01582 368 949

OH Medical is a specialist recruitment consultancy within the Occupational Health sector. We recruit Occupational health professionals for agency and permanent positions nationwide.