Occupational Health Advisor
Full time permanent position
Our client based in Wolverhampton is looking to recruit a qualified and experienced Occupational Health Advisor to work full time at their site in Wolverhampton with occasional travel once per month to hubs within the Derby and Sheffield areas.
As Occupational Health Advisor you will be required to-
Provide comprehensive, confidential advice to managers, HR and employees and make recommendations on fitness for work. Advise managers regarding reasonable adjustments for staff as appropriate and provide access to disability support services where appropriate in accordance with the OH service delivery specifications and agreed standards of work.
To carry and manage a caseload dealing with complex cases when necessary, where the nature of the work can be rapid and unpredictable, utilising time limited evidenced based interventions for a wide range of mental and physical health difficulties. To be responsible for providing an informed opinion and taking part in case conferences
To undertake occupational screening / health surveillance in accordance with health and safety legislation and interpret results and advise accordingly. To refer on for advice and diagnosis from an Occupational Physician if required.
To communicate and work collaboratively with your Line Manager, HR professionals to exchange information in support of a proactive and timely approach to case management and health and wellbeing initiatives.
Produce an update report on all cases as determined by the service delivery specification.
Experience and skills required-
RGN with OH qualification Degree or Diploma
Complex Case management experience
Excellent report writing skills
Counselling skills (desirable).