Health and Wellbeing Specialist

Job Title: Health and Wellbeing Specialist
Contract Type: Flexible
Location: London
Salary: competitive
Job Published: August 03, 2021 11:00

Job Description

Health and Wellbeing Specialist - Employee Wellbeing 

Contract: Fixed term 12 months

Salary: Competitive

Location: London with smart working

Closing date: 17 August 21

Would you like to be part of a unique opportunity to drive Health and Wellbeing across the rail industry?

We are looking for a Health and Wellbeing Specialist to join our multi-disciplinary health and wellbeing team combining specialists under the leadership of a clinical psychologist. You will play a pivotal role in delivering the Healthy Cultures programme which sits within the overall Leading Health and Safety on Britains Railway (LHSBR). Day to day, you will provide technical expertise and leadership on the prevention and management of ill-health at a population and individual level, through the development of guidance, research projects and contributing content to diverse communication channels.

You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent vocational qualification) in a relevant area of health and wellbeing (e.g. public health, dietetics, nursing, health psychology etc.) or hold equivalent experience. You will also hold chartership with a relevant professional body (or equivalent). This should be combined with experience of managing projects, providing health and wellbeing training and working as a health and wellbeing specialist in the areas of nutrition, sleep, exercise or health and wellbeing. You will have a customer-focused approach, the ability to influence and manage multiple stakeholders together with the ability to communicate effectively and to present to a varied audience.

We are committed to respecting diversity, providing equal opportunities in employment and ultimately creating a workplace which is inclusive to everyone that works for and with us.  

We understand the importance of work-life balance and we offer our staff the flexibility to work within our core hours and the option to vary their location between both the office and home. If you are looking for further flexibility, speak to us at interview stage so that we can consider your request.     

We value our staff and we offer a competitive benefits package to ensure our staff can achieve their best throughout their journey with us. This includes 30 days annual leave (plus bank holidays); a holiday buy and sell scheme; private medical and dental cover; a season ticket loan and travel subsidy; access to a cycle to work scheme; volunteer leave; a performance related bonus and pension. 

Early applications are encouraged, as we may close this vacancy before the advertised deadline if sufficient numbers of applications are received.