About The Role

Role: Occupational Health Advisor REF 360174
Contract Length: Until 01/02/24
Location: Cwmbran
IR35: Inside
Pay Rate to Intermediary: £25.17 per hour

Spinwell is recruiting for an Occupational Health Advisor for an excellent opportunity within the public sector.


As an Occupational Health Advisor (OHA), you will be required to provide evidence based Occupational Health services to Police Officers and Staff in a caring and respectful manner whilst preserving their dignity, making sure there is complete adherence to clinical compliance and regulatory/governance in accordance to all relevant policies, service standards, guidelines and statutory requirements.


  • Must be a registered general nurse with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)
  • Must hold an Occupational Health qualification at Diploma level or above, or willing to work towards. This qualification will be supported by Gwent Police.
  • Post qualification Occupational Health experience in a multi-site organisation is desirable
  • Must demonstrate experience of working independently, managing own workload and working in a multi-disciplined team.
  • Must possess post qualification experience in a clinical setting along with proven ability to practically apply medical knowledge and experience within a complex organisation with specialist requirements
  • Must have previous experience of undertaking sickness absence consultations and producing comprehensive management reports
  • Should have previous experience of running vaccination / health surveillance programmes.
  • Must be able to evidence ability to work autonomously, making sound evidence-based decisions
  • Must have proven experience of advising and influencing others positively
  • Must have knowledge of Occupational Health and Safety Legislation, including the Equality Act, Medical Records Act, Data Protection Act and Health and Safety at Work Act
  • Must maintain their continuous professional development by keeping up to date with best practice in all aspects of Occupational Health and changes to national standards and legislation, impacting on the Police Service to provide clinical governance and ensure relevant advice is given to the force
  • A practical knowledge of wellbeing issues and promotional activities relating to large organisations and be able to adapt knowledge towards a Policing culture
  • To be able to undertake relevant research to provide evidenced-based advice to Officers and Staff of the Force
  • A positive ‘can-do’ attitude and flexible approach is essential
  • Level 1 Welsh essential (training will be given). Welsh language skills Level 2 and above are desirable.

If you are an Occupational Health Advisor, apply now or send your CV to Spinwell!




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