Consultant in Occupational Medicine

City of Bristol
13 Jun 2018
09 Jul 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

This is a rare opportunity to join and make a significant contribution to the further development of an already successful NHS Occupational Health team, while providing a significant chance for personal development within a broad team of Occupational Health Professionals.

Avon Partnership Occupational Health Service (APOHS) is a leading player in NHS Occupational Health. Formed in October 2001, as a partnership between the three acute Trusts in the Bristol area, it meets the Occupational Health needs of around 25,000 NHS staff.

In addition, it also supports a myriad of, large and small, commercial and public sector organisations locally and regionally, on the basis of a trusted Occupational Health Partner. We are now set to expand the reach of our service within the NHS and beyond.

Our focus on quality of service to customers and support of our staff is demonstrated by our accreditations in SEQOHS, ISO9001 and Investors in Peoples accreditations. We have also achieved the Investors in People Health and Wellbeing good practice award.

Over recent years APOHS has invested heavily in new systems and digitisation of records in order to enable effective Location Independent Working and provide a more accessible interface for our customers.

Reporting to the APOHS Clinical Lead, the key expectations of the successful candidate include: Advice to managers on staff members’ present and future fitness for work. Provision of medical advice to members of staff. Provision of occupational medical support to the occupational health nurses and other staff within APOHS and customer organisations.

Active participation in the development of strategy and policy, both within APOHS and in association with our Partners and customers. Active participation in the APOHS audit, training and development.

For further details / informal visits contact – Barry Lane, Business Manager - 0117 34 21201. Alternatively, please click the apply button. Closing date – 9th July 2018.

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