Occupational Health Nurse

East of England / Bedfordshire / Bedford, Bedfordshire / Bedford, Bedfordshire
18 Aug 2014
15 Sep 2014
Nursing Field
Hospital, Private Healthcare
Nurse Consultant
Job Type

In 2013 Ramsay Health Care integrated its Wellbeing Service.  The in-house service will continue to develop and evolve over the next few years and will underpin Ramsay Health Care’s commitment to the health and wellbeing of its employees.

To this end, we are seeking to appoint a Qualified Occupational Health Nurse with experience in leading occupational health services for a health care or hospital group. The successful applicant will be a suitably qualified Occupational Health Nurse preferably to degree level and must be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.  

The Company Occupational health nurse will work within the wellbeing team and manage and lead a complex and demanding caseload duties will include but not limited to managing, and reviewing Pre Placement Questionnaires, on-going health screening/surveillance, implementing immunisation programmes, maintaining subsidiary nursing staff competencies, advising and implementing occupational health policies including auditing Occupational Health processes.

The candidate will posses well developed written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels with excellent facilitation skills.  Good computer skills (particularly MS Office Package) are also required. 

Travel may be required to the various facilities throughout Ramsay Health Care in England and therefore flexibility and a full driving license is essential.

This is an extremely exciting time to join the team and make a significant contribution to the service and to take continuing responsibility for service development and delivery.  For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Paul Lightfoot, Group Health and Safety on 07792488598. Applications should be made online using the Employee Application Form.

Salary is dependent on experience and excellent benefits are provided including pension and private medical insurance.

Ramsay Health Care UK

Ramsay Health Care UK is one of the leading providers of independent hospital services in England. Employing over 4,000 people, Ramsay has a network of 37 sites located around the UK providing a wide and comprehensive range of clinical specialties from orthopaedics and general surgery, to neuro rehabilitation, outpatient and diagnostic services. Ramsay is part of a global hospital group operating 116 hospitals and day surgery facilities across Australia, the United Kingdom, France and Indonesia.

Committed to quality, equality and opportunity for all.

An offer of employment will be subject to the satisfactory receipt of an Enhanced Disclosure Certificate from the Disclosure & Barring Service.