Community Disability Assessor (Nurse, Physio, Paramedic, OT)

Position: Community Disability Assessor (Nurse, Physio, Paramedic, OT)

Starting salary: £35,000 per annum

Location: Glasgow (The role is a mixture of community assessments and working from home).

Working hours: Office hours (full and part-time roles available)

Recruitment supplier: Meridian Business Support

Meridian Business Support is currently recruiting NMC registered Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD) and HCPC registered Physiotherapists, Paramedics and Occupational Therapists who would be interested in pursuing a challenging and rewarding career as a Nurse Disability Assessor. This is an excellent opportunity to utilise your clinical knowledge, skills and decision-making abilities in a new environment whilst gaining an accredited qualification to add to your portfolio.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Provide face-to-face medical assessments to clients in the community and compile medical reports together from home.
  • Responsible for the assessment of a wide range of physical, mental, sensory and cognitive-related conditions.
  • Produce clear and concise evidence-based medical reports to support the decision making process.
  • Analyse and interpret medical evidence provided by clients in both a written and electronic format.
  • Liaise with external healthcare professionals such as GP's, consultants and specialist nurses.
  • Use IT software programmes to support clinical decision making.

Essential Person Specification:

  • A minimum of 2-years post-qualification experience.
  • Must hold a UK driving licence.
  • Have an active registration with NMC/HCPC with no restrictions on practice.
  • No previous Disability Assessor experience is required as training is provided. However, it is essential that any applicant is either a qualified Nurse, Physiotherapist, Paramedic or Occupational Therapist.

Core Benefits & Additional Information:

  • £1000.00 bonus to be paid at 9-month and 18-month mark.
  • A full comprehensive training course is provided (for which you are paid a full-time salary).
  • 25 days annual leave (plus all eight bank holidays)
  • Private medical insurance
  • Annual leave (buy/sell)
  • Health screening
  • NMC/HCPC fee reimbursement
  • Continuous Professional Development & support with re-validation
  • A stakeholder pension scheme with employer contributions of up to 10% of basic salary

If you would like to register your interest in the above vacancy, please contact Adam Luckie at Meridian Business Support on 07762 897 190 or Aluckie @ meridianbs . co . uk Alternatively, apply to this advert and a consultant from the team will be in touch.

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