Occupational Health Nurse – Cambridge – £36K

Occupational Health Nurse – Cambridge – £36K
Hours: Full Time

Our client is a market leading provider who are looking for an enthusiastic team player looking for an Occupational Health Nurse to join their expanding team in Cambridge. This a fantastic opportunity to work within a multi-disciplinary team running clinics, and health surveillance within clients sites within Cambridge

The role encompasses health surveillance, safety critical medicals, treatments and general health promotion and wellbeing activities.

• To provide a full OH/Treatment service in line with the client contract including consultation, clinical assessment & treatment, advice, education, medical assessments and D&A testing where appropriate and in accordance with patient group directives and departmental protocols.
• To provide professional advice, support and guidance to the client and wider multidisciplinary team.
• To assess clients presenting to Occupational Health providing sound clinical advice and treatment.
• To assess client’s fitness to work for the appropriate job role in line with DHC policies and guidelines and issue appropriate fitness certificates.
• To write letters to GP/Specialists in line with the Access to Medical Reports Act and Data Protection Act.
• To provide clinical assessment of clients presenting with minor illness and injury.
• To maintain appropriate records in line with departmental protocols on record keeping.
• To provide health surveillance in accordance with current legislation and in line with DHC policies and guidelines.
• To provide clinical support to the first aid provision on site.
• To assist in the provision of health promotion and wellbeing on site.
• To maintain valid and up to date registration with the NMC and comply with NMC guidelines in relation to professional issues and clinical supervision

Essential Skills
• Registered general nurse or qualification in adult nursing
• Driving license
• Good clinical knowledge and expertise for interpretation of health screening / surveillance results
• Knowledge of health and safety legislation
• Good PC/ IT skills
• Administrative skills
• Excellent clinical skills, including suturing and cannulation
• Good verbal and written communication skills
• Good judgement and decision-making skills
• Presentation skills – for delivery of group health promotion initiatives, health and safety meetings etc.
• Motivation and ability to work effectively individually and as part of a team
• Good time keeping skills
• Ability to organise work demands and priorities to achieve goals

If this sounds like something you are interested in, please call Lindsay at Amber Mace on 01904 571187 or send your up to date CV to lindsay@ambermace.com

To apply for this job email your details to lindsay@ambermace.com.