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Nurse Functional Assessor - Newport
Newport, City of Newport, Wales
£38760 per annum
Nurse Functional Assessor Meridian Business Support is currently recruiting registered Nurses for an exciting and challenging opportunity to become an accredited Functional Assessor. Within this role, you will be responsible for using your clinical knowledge and expertise to carry out medical assessments and examinations on people's claims for disability benefit payments. You will meet with individuals face-to-face through a 1-1 consultation, to assess how health conditions and disabilities can impact on people's daily living activities. Rather than providing treatment or advice to claimants, you will instead compile factual evidence together from each appointment, to write clear and concise medical reports based on your findings. This is a full-time permanent position. The standard working hours are Mon–Fri, 9am–5pm. No weekends, nights or bank holidays are required. Role Summary Starting Salary: £38,760 per annum Working Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm (37.5hrs) Office-based assessments (No community/home visits required) Fantastic opportunities for career progression and development Experience Criteria Must be NMC Registered 2 years post graduate experience Must be IT competent - typing, MS packages Strong interpersonal skills Benefits Pension Scheme Holiday Trading (buy/sell annual leave) Critical Illness Cover Dental Insurance Employee Assistance Programme Healthcare Cash Plan
Newport, City of Newport, Wales
£8.91 - £12.16 per hour, Benefits: Overtime after 37.5 hours
Immediate starts available for line operatives in Newport Docks.This is an ongoing position paid weekly and after 12 weeks you will be eligble for shift allowance payable at 33% increasing your pay to £12.16 an hour. As a line operative you will be responsible for dismantling fridges and air conditioning units by using hand and power tools and work as part of a team to ensure all components are moved and disposed of safely. You will be working shifts and all candidates must be able to work the following 3 shifts in rotation: Nights Sun - Thurs 10pm - 6am Days Mon - Fri 6am - 2pm Afternoons Mon - Fri 2pm - 10pm All PPE and training will be provided on site with immediate starts available for the right people. Apply now
Home-Based Clinical Analyst
Newport, City of Newport, Wales
£37333 - £39333 per annum, Benefits: Bonus and Excellent Benefits
Homebased Clinical Analyst Location: Newport Salary: £37,333 - £39,333 + Bonus Full Time and Part Time Opportunities We are currently looking for qualified Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Paramedics and Doctors to join an established multi-professional team conducting functional medical assessments on behalf of a well-established independent health-care business. You would be working for a leading provider of health-related government services, delivering disability assessment services on behalf of the DWP. Our client is clinically led, which means that many of their senior leaders are healthcare professionals themselves which creates a great environment for shared learning, progression and networking. This is an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse, Paramedic, Occupational Therapist or Physiotherapist to enhance their assessment skills as well as continuing to develop their clinical skills. Full comprehensive training is provided with on going support throughout your career. There are a number of different progression avenues within the organisation due to the growing sector so there is plenty of opportunity for future progression within the role. What does working as a Disability Analyst include? You will work from home, using your skills as a healthcare professional to play a crucial role in the disability assessment process - a service that touches the lives of millions of people in the UK. Once you have completed an accredited training programme you will work to assess the cases of people living with conditions and disabilities who are applying for the Personal Independence Payment (PIP). These cases will be sent to you and you will act independently from the government and decision-making bodies that manage the benefits system. Your role will be solely focused on holding consultations over the telephone and talking to people about their disabilities. You will then produce clear, fair, and accurate assessment reports. Speaking with people making a claim for the PIP benefit over the phone as part of a consultation session. These cases will all be organised for you, leaving you free from any appointment admin. Working with a variety of different people presenting with a range of complex conditions including physical, mental health, cognitive and sensory impairments. Conducting a thorough functional medical assessment of their disability or condition. Using your strong communication skills to learn more about how their disability affects them. Write and Submit reports using a special IT system If you wish to do a part time role then 4 weeks full time training is required before dropping down. Personal Requirements Full HCPC/NMC registration Skilled in report writing Good communication skills Ability to work under pressure Ability to work towards set targets Benefit Package Excellent work life balance, working Monday – Friday, no weekends, nights, or bank holidays. Salary increase at approximately 6 months and 12 months (on approval) The choice to work weekends and earn rewarding overtime payments Permanent Home working options available Progression opportunities 33 days holiday including bank holidays Healthcare cash plan enabling you to claim back on costs such as dental. Free and discounted physio. Bonus Structures – Can earn an extra £2000 annually Private healthcare plan. Pension scheme. Further ongoing CPD training and internal courses. Company phone and IT support provided to all staff. Free counselling and support services. Company-wide and regional social events Great team dynamics and a supportive clinical culture. Less admin tasks and more autonomy in your role. Employee Assistance Programme (accessible 24 hours a day, 7 days per week). Excellent prospects for promotion and professional growth. Revalidation support for nurses. Split role opportunities for physiotherapists, who can combine PIP assessments alongside our musculoskeletal physiotherapy development pathway. Virtual Training Coronavirus update Due to coronavirus the nature of this role has temporarily changed. Instead of working from a clinic location and meeting claimants in person, our Disability Assessors are currently holding consultations over the phone. As we are currently operating remotely, your interview will be done virtually or over the phone as well as your training if you are successful. If you feel the Disability Analyst position may be for you or you are interested in finding out further information please contact Ellouise Upton-Edwards at Meridian Business Support by email on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07387-104-978. Alternatively