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Occupational Health
Band 5
Fixed term: 19 months (until 31st March 2023)
  • Full time
  • Job share
  • Flexible working
37.5 hours per week (Monday to Friday)
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University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
Occupational Health Service, Whitefriars
£24,907 - £30,615 £24,907 - £30,615
Salary period
02/07/2021 23:59
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University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust logo

COVID-19 Vacancy Wellbeing Screening Nurse

Band 5

There really has never been a more exciting time to join us; University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and Weston Area Health NHS Trust have merged together to be come one organisation. Our newly merged Trust has a combined workforce of over 13,000 staff, aiming to deliver exceptional local services for local people and specialist services across the South West and beyond. Together, we form one of the largest NHS trusts in the country.

Avon Partnership NHS Occupational Service (APOHS) is an innovative and dynamic occupational health service based in Bristol, hosted by University Hospitals Bristol and Weston NHS Foundation Trust and partnered with North Bristol NHS Trust. APOHS serves the Occupational Health needs of NHS and non-NHS staff of many organisations across the area.

We are delighted to offer full and part-time opportunities to work within a professional multi-disciplinary team within the Partnership. This post is for a Wellbeing Screening Nurse, to be based at our central Whitefriars site. There will be an element of cross-site working at the Bristol and Weston campus. The Wellbeing Screening Nurse will offer an exclusive occupational health, wellbeing screening service to UHBW colleagues, under the clinical leadership of the Lead UHBW Occupational Health Specialist Nurse and in collaboration with the Trust Workplace Wellbeing team.

As part of the confidential health screening appointment, the post holder is required to initiate a healthy lifestyle discussion to check service user understanding of their personal results; to recommend they consult a healthcare practitioner/GP (where applicable) and to signpost to other workplace wellbeing services and interventions to promote psychological wellbeing, physical wellbeing and healthy lifestyles.

In addition and to complement this service, the post holder will deliver smoking cessation advice via one-to-one appointment and/or group and drop-in sessions onsite or online.

A full driving license with use of a car for travelling and working between UHBW sites.

If you meet the requirements of the Job Description and Person Specification for this role, believe that you are up to this challenge and would like to contribute to the further development of this challenging and dynamic service, please apply on line.

Trust IDDisability Confident - two yearsApprenticeships logoNo smoking policyMindful employer.  Being positive about mental health.Age positiveDisability confident employerCare quality commission - OutstandingTime to changeDefence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) - Silver

Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Jackie Chapman
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Telephone number
0117 342 3400
Additional information

Claire Haley, UHBW Workplace Wellbeing Lead: