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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 14/07/2022.

OH Lead Nurse

Job Reference: J223-A-22-3597

The London Clinic
£47,341 - £56,802 per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Health Lead Nurse (Band 7) to join our HR/People team at The London Clinic. We are offering a competitive inclusive salary range of £47,341 - £56,802 per annum plus a fantastic array of benefits.

Established in 1932, The London Clinic is one of the UK’s largest private hospitals, with state-of-the-art facilities located on Harley Street. We have circa 1350 employees, a total of 8 premises, and we are dedicated to providing the best, personalised healthcare with a breadth of surgical and medical expertise.


Job Profile

As an Occupational Health Lead Nurse, you will report into the HR/People Director, and will providea comprehensive, responsive and pragmatic occupational health service for The London Clinic. You will be required to set the OH strategy for the review and delivery of a commercially focussed and responsive service aligned with our vision, mission and values.


  • Job Location: This role is located at The London Clinic’s main hospital sitein London, W1G 6BW (Close to Regents Park & Baker Street tube stations).
  • Job Type: This is a full-time, permanent position working 37.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday.
  • Salary: The attractive salary range for this role is £47,341 - £56,802 per annum, depending on skills and experience.
  • Benefits package: We offer a comprehensive package which includes a contribution pension scheme (total annual contribution up to 20%), Private Medical Healthcare, 33 day’s annual leave (inclusive of bank holidays), season ticket travel loan, a wide range of discounts with a variety of retailers and services, plus an extensive range of other benefits. We also offer excellent career development; with clear career pathways and access to further education.


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provide full occupational health remit, pre-employment medicals / assessments, including case management, health surveillance, health screening, fitness for work.
  • Providing leadership and line management responsibility for 1x Occupational Health Advisor, managingthe case load amongst the team.
  • Deliver / support health and wellbeing initiatives and campaigns including; safe use of medical sharps, skin care and dermatitis, mental health and flu campaigns.
  • As a subject matter expert, you will build key partnerships with clinical and non-clinical teams,internal stakeholders, employees, as well as external partnersto keep people healthy and in work.
  • Assess, plan, initiate and advise on an employee’s fitness to work in a timely manner of referral, as well as provide advice to managers about sickness absence management.
  • Create and/or update policies, procedures and processes owned by OH, as well as administration and tracking of vaccinations.


Skills & Experience

  • Registered Nurse with valid NMC registration.
  • Occupational Health qualification with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or certificate of higher education.
  • Ability to speak and write in English (equivalent to a level 7 of the International English Language Testing System or the OET at level B).
  • Post registration experience working as an Occupational Health Nursewith experience of operating at a senior level, setting the strategy for an Occupational Health service.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to work autonomously, as well as prioritise workload in a complex environment.
  • Strong IT skills, with excellent relationship building skills, and the abilitytowork well under pressure, ensuring a high quality, safe, effective and responsive service.


The London Clinic holds charitable status, and this helps us to drive forward our mission of reinvesting our income to deliver better patient outcomes. The CQC rated us as ‘Good’, and Macmillan, one of the UK’s largest cancer charities, graded our cancer care ‘excellent.’

We offer a supportive and warm working culture where our vision, mission and values combine to help us to provide exceptional care to our patients, and inspire our staff to deliver pioneering treatment at The London Clinic. Fast tracking your career progression is also very key for us, as is staff retention.

The London Clinic is proud of its diverse workforce and is committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We absolutely welcome applicants from underrepresented groups; if you think you have the skills and experience for the job, please apply - we would love to hear from you regardless of your background.

Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order (as amended) and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) to check for any previous criminal convictions.

UK Registration

Applicants must have current UK professional registration. For further information please see applying from overseas.

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