Looking after our staff

Looking after our staff

The confidential Occupational Health and Wellbeing Department for South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust is dedicated to helping all of our staff to improve or maintain their health and wellbeing at work.

The Department is comprised of the Occupational Health and Wellbeing teams. The service is multi-disciplinary and is made up of professionals from a range of backgrounds and experiences which helps them to provide a comprehensive, holistic service

Our aim is to ensure the effective provision of, personal, professional and legal guidance to South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust, whilst striving to promote and maintain the physical, emotional and social wellbeing of its employees.

Where are we based?

  • The Wellbeing Team is based on the first floor of East Block (above the Education Centre)
  • The Occupational Health Department is situated next door to Wheelchair Services (to the side of Pharmacy)

South Tyneside District Hospital
Harton Lane
South Shields
Tyne and Wear

Contact us

The team is frequently out of the office delivering clinics, training or workplace assessments, so for the fastest response to general enquiries, please contact us via the central line rather than individual members of the team.

  • Telephone: 0191 4041130 (Occupational Health) or 0191 4041240 (Wellbeing)
  • Opening times: 08.30am - 16.30pm - Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays).