Clinical Assessor

  • Location

    York, North Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Health Perms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits Package

  • Contact:

    Ellouise Upton-Edwards

  • Contact email:

    e.upton-edwards@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    York/CA_1568799731

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-10-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Clinical Assessor

Location: York

Starting Salary: £32,000 - £34,000 + Benefits

We are looking for a driven Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Occupational Therapist, Paramedic or Physiotherapist who is seeking a new challenge and looking to improve their work-life balance. Do you want to use your clinical knowledge, skills and decision making abilities in a new environment?

Meridian Business Support is offering an excellent opportunity to work as a Disability Assessor. You would be conducting face to face assessments with Personal Independence Payment claimants on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and produce a report that will be used in the decision making process.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Occupational Therapist, Paramedic 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.

*This is a home based position - you will be conducting assessments within the community and writing reports within your own home*

Key Information:

  • Must be NMC/HCPC registered
  • At least 18 months Post Graduate experience
  • Must be IT competent - typing, MS packages
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • No experience necessary as an assessor - full comprehensive training is provided with full salary from day one.
  • Full time and Part time available.

Benefits include:

  • After 9 months salary will increase by £1000, After 18 months £1000
  • Excellent work life balance (Monday to Friday) - no nights, weekends or bank holidays are required
  • Annually salary reviews and performance based salary uplifts
  • Fantastic prospect for promotion and professional growth
  • Professional body fee reimbursement (NMC/HCPC)
  • Private medical insurance, life assurance, income protection insurance, pension scheme, personal accident insurance and professional indemnity insurance
  • CPD and re-validation support with protection and training on a regular basis

If you are interested in the Disability Assessor position or would like to have a confidential discussion to find out further details, please contact Ellouise Upton-Edwards by email on e. upton-edwards @ meridianbs. co. uk at Meridian Business Support / 07387 104 978. Alternatively, if you apply to this advert someone from the Meridian team will be in touch.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.