Disability Assessor

  • Location

    Kilmarnock

  • Sector:

    General Nursing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32000 - £34000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits (See Below)

  • Contact:

    Sam Hughes

  • Contact email:

    samantha.hughes@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BO-Paisley_1598286148

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-09-23

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    ConsultantDrop

Nurse - NMC Registered

Registered General Nurse, Registered Mental Health Nurse, Community Psychiatric Nurse, Registered Nurse Learning Disabilities

£32,000 - Paisley, PA3

Job Responsibilities:

  • Clinically evaluate the route in which PIP applications are processed.
  • Assess an extensive range of physical, mental and cognitive-related health conditions.
  • Conduct initial reviews of PIP cases.
  • Liaise with external healthcare professionals such as GP's, Specialist Nurses and Consultants.
  • Conduct customer-focused telephone assessments.
  • Liaise with end of life services to prepare terminal illness cases.
  • Carry out medical file work tasks and clinical information gathering where necessary.

Requirements:

  • Demonstrate a minimum of 2 years' experience as a Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic or Nurse Be HCPC / NMC registered
  • Have a valid driver's licence (for roles outside central London)
  • Have good communication and strong interpersonal skills
  • IT Skills

You will have access to the excellent benefits below:

  • 25 days' annual leave, with the option to buy 10 and sell up to five days
  • OTE Scheme in place
  • Employer-matched pension scheme, up to 10%
  • Life assurance, private medical insurance and medical indemnity insurance
  • Reimbursement of your annual professional registration fee
  • Health screening every two years (after one year's service)
  • Thorough in-house and professional training and development
  • Flexible benefits tailored to your needs including travel or dental insurance, cycle to work scheme and more.

COVID Update:

  • The recruitment process will not involve any face to face interaction; and interview will be conducted over video platforms.
  • Adhering to all social distancing measurements set out by the government.
  • The training and role are not affected by COVID-19 and the company have provisions in place which involve training from home / telephone assessments.

If you think this may be the role for you then please apply to this advert and a member of recruitment team will be in touch. Alternatively, to find out further information or to have a confidential conversation please call or email
Samantha Hughes; m. 07876865570 | e. samantha.hughes@meridianbs.co.uk

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