Occupational Health Nurse Advisor - Nights

Job Title: Occupational Health Nurse Advisor - Nights
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Broughton, Flintshire
Salary: £17 - £20 per hour + PAYE + shift allowance
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1810-138_1541590325
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 07, 2018 11:32

Job Description

Sitec has a requirement for an Occupational Health Nurse Advisor - Nights for our client based in Broughton, Cheshire. This is a contract position for 26 months and the rate of pay is between £17.00 to £20.00 PAYE. The equivalent LTD Company rate us up to £25.85 p/hr LTD Company.

The requirement is for the night shift, please see below for full information

The Occupational Health Nurse Advisor will provide clinical support to the Occupational Health Department in a customer quality-focused manner, supporting the overall business objectives. To ensure the service delivery meets both legal and business requirements.

Reporting to the Occupational Health Clinical Manager, the primary responsibilities will include:

* Case management ; complete comprehensive functional capability assessments on employees referred by the line manager, giving advice to both the employee and business regarding fitness to work
* Health surveillance: perform the required health surveillance procedures and interpret results in line with department procedure / policy. Advising the employee and business, when appropriate of the outcome of the results.
* Production and maintenance of confidential medical records. Adhering to the standards as defined by the NMC and the internal policies and procedures.
* To participate in development of health promotion programmes designed to inform and educate workers about health issues at work.
* To respond to an injured / unwell employee in line with departmental policies.


Task Management
* Referral to other professional within Occupational Health team as required.
* Ensures own professional compliance with NMC.

Process Management
* Adheres to departmental and company policies and procedures.
* In dealing with emergencies, is able to co-ordinate and make life saving decisions,

* Maintain effective relationships between the Occupational Health Department, customer departments, individuals and external services in order to achieve business objectives.
* To advise on Occupational Health issues to individuals

* Ensuring tasks and objectives are completed with adherence to timescales and relevant reporting mechanisms.
* Uses own professional judgement, as guided by NMC Professional Code of Conduct and are accountable for own practice and decisions made.

* Assist in planning and organisation of proactive health promotion activities to aid employee health awareness of business objectives.

People Development
* Ability to recognise own weaknesses within the team and plan own professional development as required in PREP.

Information Handling
* Produces comprehensive reports to the business regarding the employee's ability to undertake their role.
* Interprets data from health surveillance and makes recommendations based on results.
* Maintenance of confidential medical records as per legal requirements.
* Document accidents and forward to appropriate persons

* Registered General Nurse level 1,12
* Qualification in Occupational Health
* NEBOSH certificate desirable but not essential
* Minimum 1- 2 years' experience in Occupational Health Nursing
* Hand arm vibration assessor certificate desirable
* Industrial Audiometry/Spirometry certificate and other specialist skills desirable
* Interpersonal, communication and motivational skills

Our client is looking for a Nurse on a night shift from 8:45pm to 6:00am Monday to Thursday. Part time and/ or flexible hours will be considered.

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.