Professional advice on work-related health issues
Support and advice
As a member of staff, you can access free and confidential counselling and support services through our
Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) with Validium.
The Occupational Health Service provides professional advice on
work-related health issues to University staff. We are proactive in the prevention of
work-related ill health, and so offer a wide range of
resources to promote good health and wellbeing.
We also provide specialist guidance and advice to HR officers, heads of departments/sections
and supervisors regarding fitness for work and the effect of ill health on an
Our advice and resources
- Access to counselling and advice services
- Advice on health and wellbeing
- Arrangements for eyesight testing
- Health surveillance
- First aid arrangements
Health and wellbeing
If you have a health concern you believe to be caused or made worse by your work, check
our health and wellbeing information for support and guidance.
All members of staff can contact Occupational Health regarding any health concern or sickness absence. However, appointments
will only be made upon receipt of a referral.
Health and safety
Health and safety is part of everything we do. Doing things safely will help you to achieve your work, study and research goals. Find out
about your responsibilities.