Services Available

  • Assessment and advice to individuals / line managers regarding ongoing fitness for work.
  • Advice relating to individual's concerns at work.

Health Surveillance

The Occupational Health Unit monitor the health of University employees who work in specific areas with specific hazards which may affect their health. This includes areas where people work with respiratory sensitisers and those working in noisy environments.  For further advice please see link for Health Surveillance under our Advice & Information section.


Psychology and Psychiatry

Employees can be referred through one of the Occupational Health Advisers to either the University Psychological or Psychiatric Services.

Please follow this link for advice on how to book a drop-in appointment at Counselling and Psychological Services.  


Treatment Services

The Occupational Health Unit is unable to provide a treatment service.  All staff and students are advised to register with a GP close to where they live. The Barclay Medical Practice based in the Fraser Building can offer advice and treatment to those registered there and, in an emergency, to visitors and staff/students not registered.