As an Occupational Health Nurse you will provide advice and support to managers, tutors, staff and professionally regulated students in the identification of health risks arising from work and study activity, and on issues that affect health and wellbeing. You will undertake health assessment of individuals in relation to the requirements of their study (pre-enrolment screening), undertake work related and travel immunisation clinics, health surveillance clinics and to support policy review. Full training in these areas will be provided where required to the right candidate. You will be expected to be involved in wellbeing events and HR working groups (current groups include website development, communications and HR conference planning).
UCL Occupational Health & Wellbeing team are moving to a brand new modern purpose built space in September 2019 on Grays Inn Road.
We have two roles available - totalling 1.4 full time posts so we are very happy to consider full time or part time flexible working applications.
You are a team player who wants to be part of a dynamic team of health professionals. You will bring enthusiasm and a genuine interest in collaborating with a wide range of people in delivering a world class service. Delivering services from our brand new offices, you will get the opportunity to be fully involved with clients from across the UCL community. Through our passion for our work with health and wellbeing our team makes a difference and contributes to excellence in UCL’s learning, teaching and research.
We are looking for an individual who cares about their practice and wants to know the evidence that creates excellence; we will answer your training needs and match your training to the work you undertake for UCL and we are always looking for opportunities to develop our staff.
You will be confident in making decisions and at ease when advising people based upon your professional knowledge and skills in travel and immunisation risk assessment, health surveillance for laboratory allergens as well assessing students for studying at UCL or the NHS.
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As part of your application, please ensure you submit a full CV and cover letter providing a clear and detailed explanation of how you meet the criteria as outlined in the Person Specification.
We particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic candidates as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
Closing Date: 5 October 2019 at 23.59.
Interview Date: To be confirmed.
Any offer of employment will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
We particularly welcome female applicants and those from an ethnic minority, as they are under-represented within UCL at this level.
We will consider applications to work on a part-time, flexible and job share basis wherever possible.
You must have appropriate UK professional registration.
Further details / informal visits contact
If you have any queries regarding the vacancy, please contact: Max Hill, Director of Occupational Health and Wellbeing (email@example.com) or Andrew Meredith, Head of Occupational Health (firstname.lastname@example.org, tel: 020 7679 2802).