Job details

Occupational health Nurse

  • Location:

    Aberdeenshire, Scotland

  • Rate:

    £35000 - £42000 per annum

  • Job ref:
    UHCG002_1518532660
  • Sector:
    Nurse
  • Job status:
    Permanent
  • Consultant:
    Scott Parker

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Occupational Health Nurse for a leading specialist organisation in remote medical services. Their mission is to help make people live healthier lives by making health systems work better for everyone. The client has been operating for over 30 years bringing together medical professionals, medical supplies and equipment, local knowledge and global foot print to provide international standard medical care all over the world.

Based In their Scotland clinic you will be working with the Occupational health team to deliver a range of occupational health services, there will be an element of working off site and offshore on occasion. You will plan and organise your workload to deliver a full range of occupational health services in line with organisational policy. Your main accountabilities will be:

*Plan and organise workload in order to deliver a full range of occupational health services as per client requirements
*Conduct client site visits and provide onsite support and medicals accordingly
*Ensure clinical Occupational Health practices undertaken are in accordance with the Nursing and Midwifery Councils (NMC) Code of Professional Conduct and Scope of Professional Practice; to UnitedHealthcare Global policies and procedures; HSE and client requirements
*Sickness absence case management including management referrals, rehabilitation, redeployment and report writing
*Advise, review and assist in the development of UnitedHealthcare Global company policies focusing on protection of the mental and physical wellbeing of patients
*Ensure that case managers are promptly informed of any evolving risks or issues in relation to the professional delivery of service
*Perform routine medicals such as industry standard medicals, pre-placement medicals, substance abuse screening
*Perform Specialist medicals such as working at heights, working in confined spaces, night worker's medicals, lone worker's medicals, driver medicals
*Effectively manage and help develop the client's health surveillance programs such as hearing conservation, skin and respiratory surveillance, Hand Arm Vibration
*Health promotion, support and wellbeing advice including undertaking lifestyle assessments, delivering relevant health promotion presentation and initiatives
*Provide comprehensive travel health services and advice

You will be an NMC registered and experience Occupational Health Nurse with experience in the Oil and Gas industry, with the ability to travel at short notice a per the needs of the service. The role has an option of Full or Part time with core hours of work Monday to Friday 08:30-16:30 and a Salary negotiable dependant on experience.

Professional Qualifications and skills essential for the role
*NMC registered nurse
*Occupational Health Degree/Diploma or equivalent relevant experience
*Travel Health
*Accredited Measurer of Shoulder Breadth
*Spirometry
*Audiometry
*HAVS up to Level 3
*Anaphylaxis and Immunisation
*BLS Certificate
*Yellow fever Immunization
*Defibrillator
*ECG
*OGUK Nurse led medicals experience
*Emergency First Aid at work

Skills desired
*Self-motivated and requiring minimum supervision to plan, organise and deliver the service
*Ability to travel
*Computer literate
*Client focused and committed to the occupational health team
*Commitment to results and a keen interest in occupational health
*Analysis and problem solving

If this role sounds of interest or you would like more information, please call Scott on 01737 336 397 or email Scott.parker@affintiyworkforce.com



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