Workplace Team, Health Promotion Service

About us

The Workplace Team, Health Promotion Service, Fife Health & Social Care Partnership, is responsible for locally implementing workplace strategies and activities within public, private and third sector organisations across Fife.

What are we trying to do?

Team objectives are to ensure:

  • Employers are supported to proactively identify health, safety and wellbeing issues in the workplace
  • Employers develop and implement supportive policies and practices that protect and improve employees physical and mental health
  • Employers support employees to remain in and return to work
  • Supportive work environments encourage positive employee behaviour change.
What services do we offer?

A range of core workplace health, safety and wellbeing services, including:

  • Provision of expert advice and guidance
  • Occupational Health and Safety needs assessment visits
  • Workplace Health needs assessments
  • Workplace training and awareness sessions
  • Workplace policy development
  • Employee Wellbeing Surveys
  • Provision of health improvement information and resources
  • Local support for the national Healthy Working Lives programme in accordance with Partnership Agreement
  • Signposting to partner NHS organisations such as Working Health Services and Fit for Work Scotland

Team also develop and deliver local workplace health, safety and wellbeing projects and events in Fife:

  • Lifestyle Health Check project for SMEs
  • REHIS Elementary Health and Safety Training in partnership with Fife Council
  • Safer Lone Working Events in partnership with Fife Voluntary Action
  • Local workplace networking events
Who else do we work with?

Contribute to the wider work of the Health Promotion Service and Fife Health & Social Care Partnership, and work with partners such as:

Contact us to find out how we can help your workplace:

Alan Gow, Occupational Health and Safety.  Email: alan.gow@nhs.net

Katie Provan, Health and Wellbeing.  Email: katieprovan@nhs.net

Annemarie Smith, Health and Wellbeing.  Email: annemariesmith1@nhs.net

Health Promotion Service Workplace Team