Occupational Health Nurse Band 6 – Military Locum – Essex

Are you a passionate, dedicated nurse looking for work in a unique environment? CRG Defence is looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated Occupational Health Nurse (Band 6) to work for the MoD in Essex.

What you’ll be doing

  • Implementing, maintaining and participating in health surveillance programmes in accordance with Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) and other relevant Health and Safety regulations as required.
  • Undertaking clinical procedures such as Spirometer, Audiometry, Visual Acuity testing, Blood Pressure monitoring and routine urinalysis.
  • Assisting with fitness for work assessments in accordance with NMC Code of Professional Conduct and Scope of Practice guidelines.
  • Collecting and recording Occupational Health data.
  • Assisting with the identification of trends in sickness and absence, and contribute to the generation of reports.
  • Assisting with the conduct of the full range of pre-employment health screening and assessment of fitness to work as required.
  • If acting as the Lead Nurse, be responsible for the line management and clinical supervision of other Practice Nurses where appropriate and ensure untrained personnel within the treatment area work within their scope of practice.
  • What CRG Defence can offer you?

  • Earn up to £200 per referral via our Refer a Friend Scheme*
  • Support with Revalidation
  • Immediate work available with the choice of long and short term assignments available
  • £50 signing up bonus if you have previous MoD experience
  • Assistance with travel and accommodation*
  • Competitive pay rates
  • Free mandatory training
  • *Terms and conditions apply

    What you will need:

  • You must have the right to work in the UK.
  • Valid NMC (part 13 of the NMC register) and current medical indemnity insurance.
  • Must hold a BSc in Occupational Health Nursing.
  • Must have a full driving licence valid in the UK.
  • About CRG Defence:

    CRG Defence is the primary supplier of healthcare professionals to the MOD. We are one of the largest locum agencies supplying all grades of health and dental staff including Nurses, GPs and Doctors, AHPs, HSS staff and Social Workers to the Naval Services, the British Army and the Royal Air Force.

    CRG is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications regardless of sex, age, race, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, religion and belief, pregnancy and maternity or disability.

    *Terms and conditions apply.

    This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. CRG operate in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently UK residents and eligible to work in the UK. Whilst we will endeavor to contact you following your response, due to the high volume of applications we regret that this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification from us within 30 days please take your application as not being successful this time but we will keep your details on file for future opportunities.