Occupational Health Nurse - Bristol - £40K
At Meridian we are looking to recruit an Occupational Health qualified nurse for a position with our client, a provider of specialist Occupational Health services in the South-West of England.
You will be using your specialist knowledge and clinical skills to conduct evidence based assessments on behalf of some of the UK's largest employers to determine how a persons fitness affects their ability to carry out their work related duties. you will provide evidence and signposting to employees to help them overcome the difficulties that prevent them from returning to work, as well as providing general health and well-being advice.
As well as assessing the person, you will take into account any supporting evidence (eg. GP reports, etc.) and provide advice and recommendations to the employer to better facilitate a return to work. This will include recommending interventions and adjustments. If a staged return to work is appropriate, you will case manage the employee and provide regular updates to the employer.
To be successful in this role you will be a Registered Nurse with a recognised Occupational Health qualification. this could be an Occupational Health Nursing Degree, or you could be an RGN with an Occupational Health Diploma.
You will have experience of working in the Occupational Health field, and will be a competent typist. We aren't expecting a touch-typing wizard, but you should be comfortable typing reports using the Microsoft Office suite.
You will be a able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, and will have an outstanding ability to develop rapport over the telephone.The Benefits
You will work standard Monday - Friday office hours, and the salary on offer for this position is £40,000 per annum. In addition there are additional work benefits on offer which include paid annual leave, death in service benefits, and private medical insurance after a qualifying period.Next Steps
If you want to find out more about this role, please call Ged on 0151 556 2090 or apply with your CV and I will give you a call to discuss the role further.
Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.