Occupational Health Nurse Advisor

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board
£34,212 to £41,197 a year per annum pro rata
Closing date
4 Jun 2023

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Band 6
Contract Type
Part Time
Job summary

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic and motivated occupational health nurses to work part-time as part of the Occupational Health multidisciplinary team. You will be working in a supportive team environment; playing a crucial role in providing a compassionate and professional service that is instrumental in the care of our staff and external clients.

The post-holders will be expected to provide professional, objective occupational health advice to all relevant stakeholders, undertaking case management and provide reports and advice to managers and employees including return to work and rehabilitation programmes.

The post holders will be able to recognise when to refer and/or escalate to the occupational physician or a senior OH nurse for advice as and when needed.

Excellent communication and team-working skills are required as well as a sound knowledge of standard IT systems.

If this role appeals to you, and fits your profile, we would love you to join our team.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable for this post; Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Main duties of the job

The post holders are responsible for providing comprehensive and objective occupational health advice to Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board (CTM UHB) employees and other external contracts.

The post holders will exercise considerable initiative, work autonomously and will establish relationships with service users and agencies and will be a key player in the rapidly evolving occupational health service in line with current occupational health initiatives.

About us

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board is part of the NHS Wales family. Our Health Board provides primary, secondary, and community health and wellbeing services to around 450,000 people living in three County Boroughs: Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taf.

We live by our core values:
  • We listen, learn and improve
  • We treat everyone with respect
  • We all work together as one team

We are a proud local employer; around 80% of our 15000 workforce live within our region, making our staff not only our lifeblood of our organisation but of the diverse communities that we serve.

Job description

Job responsibilities

You will be able to find a full Job description and Person Specification attached within the supporting documents or please click Apply now to view in Trac.

Please note this vacancy is for two part-time posts: hours and working days to be agreed upon appointment.

Person Specification

Qualifications and/or Knowledge


  • Registered General Nurse (Part 1 NMC register) Degree in Nursing or equivalent Post Occupational Health qualification (Degree/Diploma) or equivalent level of knowledge, training & experience Evidence of professional development and willingness to acquire further qualifications relevant to occupational health Knowledge of organisations policies and procedures Professional awareness and ongoing professional development


  • RSCPHN(OH)-Part 3 NMC register NEBOSH certificate Ergonomics qualification Member of specialist interest groups and networks locally and nationally



  • Proven Occupational health knowledge or equivalent specialist knowledge in another area Proven Delivery of Evidence Based Clinical practice Experience of leading change Experience of audit and quality improvement


  • Previous experience working in an NHS Occupational Health Department

Aptitude and Abilities


  • Ability to work effectively with minimal supervision Ability to plan and prioritise won workload, manage own time, self motivated and capable of working to strict deadlines Ability to provide management reports within agreed timeframes Demonstrates a self-motivated and proactive approach to work Confidence, assertiveness, tact and diplomacy Ability to deal with sensitive/complex issues in a professional manner Ability to prioritise workload Ability to remain calm in stressful situations and to work under pressure Ability to deal with verbal aggression and written aggression in a calm and professional manner Ability to deal with stressful and emotional situations


  • Ability to speak Welsh



  • Committed to deliver a high quality OH service

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