Occupational Health Advisor

Health Management Ltd
12 Jan 2018
13 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Health Management (a MAXIMUS Company) offers expert medical advice, dynamic health-promotion campaigns and on-site clinical support to a wide range of employers nationwide. We offer a friendly and supportive working environment and understand the importance of quality and standards.

We currently have an opportunity for an experienced Occupational Health Advisor to work on site in Gloucester with one of our large clients.

Job Summary

• To provide a full on site service to the client including health surveillance, sickness absence and wellness programmes.
• In addition there will be additional activities such as new recruit medicals.

Essential Job Duties

• Effective provision of OH medical services to the organisation
• Liaison with the Senior OHA on a regular basis to ensure standards and requirements are met
• Attending meetings when requested by the client and/or HML to ensure all issues are raised and addressed appropriately
• Health Surveillance assessments for employees within appropriate comparable exposed worker groups with results interpretation and fitness decisions including:
o Audiometry
o Respiratory
o Skin/Dermatology Tests
o Manual Handling
o Drivers
o Night workers

• Case Management of short, medium and long term absence cases, both face to face and on the telephone, including return to work rehabilitation programmes and support
• Triaging cases to the OH Physician as appropriate
• Health promotion campaigns and/or mini health-events where requested by the client
• Telephone Support to Line Managers regarding Occupational Health issues within the teams or with individuals
• Screening of various Assessment Questionnaires
• Use of HML systems as directed
• Flexibility to travel to other locations with the Company

Skills and Experience

• Qualification in Occupational Health (Diploma/Degree) or proven experience in Occupational Health
• Current NMC Accredited
• To be confident with Presentation Skills/Ability to use PowerPoint
• IT Literate
• Experience and training in the specific competencies above

In exchange for the above we offer an excellent salary, PMI, a flexible benefits package, help with revalidation, financial support with professional registration fees and indemnity, career development and training plus the chance to work within a leading Occupational Health provider.

Health Management is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably
qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation,
gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.