Occupational Health Advisor

  • Location
    Petersfield, Hampshire
  • Category
    HR, Sales and Management - HR Advisor
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We are currently seeking an experienced Occupational Health Advisor to further support the development and maintenance of our current health and wellbeing programs, ensuring a healthy and active work force. This role is based in Petersfield.

You will also ensure the business is up to date and compliant with all statutory health surveillance requirements, whilst delivering a first class service to all customers.

The Occupational Health Advisor will be responsible for day to day running of the department in accordance with SLA's and KPI's.

Key responsibilities:

Maintain and develop own competencies as required by The Nursing and Midwifery Council in order to identify and implement a contemporaneous proactive Occupational Health and Wellbeing service.

Take ownership of initiatives and act as a leader for change by developing key relationships.

Ensure that Standard Operating Procedures and Policies are written and reviewed taking into account current best practice, legislation and local requirements.

Working in conjunction with Human Resources, provide input into the management of the company absence and attendance policy giving advice and providing coaching to managers and employees to ensure targets are met and employees are dealt with consistently and fairly.

Provide support to HR in the management of long term absence by liaising with and referring employees to the Company insurance providers as required.

Support individual's return to work through the development of suitable rehabilitation programmes utilising all resources available such as physiotherapy and counselling services.

Provide other training or information sessions to employees or managers as requested.

Support the management of the Occupational Health budget.

Order and maintain levels of consumables for the Occupational Health Department including First Aid supplies.


The ideal candidate will have:

RGN degree

Excellent written and oral communication skills

The ability to prioritise and manage own workload effectively and to deadline

Strong IT Skills: Excel, PowerPoint, Word

By registering with Adecco you will benefit from the support of a dedicated and experienced Recruitment Consultant, have access to variety interviewing techniques, regular updates of the local employment market and consistent feedback on all applications. This service is offered right through to the day you start your new role and beyond! We are fully compliant with GDPR and your details will not be forwarded to any external companies without your express permission.

Please note: This position is based in Petersfield, please only apply if you are willing and able to work in this location, and have the required skills. All applications will be reviewed within five working days by one of our experienced consultants and successful applicants only will be contacted within that time-frame. Please be assured that your details remain confidential and they will not be sent out to our client(s) until you have been contacted by us and have given us your consent, in accordance with REC guidelines. Adecco is an equal opportunities employer.

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Please apply with your CV to: Georgina Brown