Disability Assessor (Back Office)

Disability Assessor (Back Office)

Are you a registered Nurse, Physiotherapist, Paramedic or Occupational Therapist who is keen to broaden your experience within a new environment whilst enhancing your clinical knowledge and learning new skills then why not consider a career as a Disability Assessor?

About The Role

  • Based within a Back Office environment, you will be responsible for carrying out Paper Based Reviews (PBR) on Personal Independence Payment (PIP) application forms to determine a client's suitability for a face-to-face assessment inline with their benefit claim.
  • The role will involve liaising with external health professionals such as specialist Nurses or GP's in order to gather clinical data which will be used in conjunction with each assessment.
  • Assessing an extensive range of physical, mental and cognitive conditions.
  • Responsible for writing clear and concise medical reports via a pro-forma which will later be used for decision making purposes.

Experience Criteria:

  • Must be NMC / HCPC registered
  • A minimum of 18-months post-qualification experience
  • Must be IT competent
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • No previous Disability Assessor experience required (full comprehensive training provided for which you are paid a full-time salary)

Summary:

  • Starting Salary: £32,000 per annum.
  • Working Hours: Monday-Friday, 37.5hrs per week (no weekend shifts, nights or bank holidays required).
  • Induction and training programme provided (for which you are paid your full-time salary).
  • Ongoing CPD support.
  • Fantastic career progression opportunities.

Core Benefits:

  • Bonus structure / Performance Incentive in place to earn up £40,680 OTE*
  • At 9-month mark, performance related £1000 bonus will be put in place and again at 18-month mark
  • 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

Please contact Adam Luckie at Meridian Business Support on 07762 897 190 / Aluckie @ meridianbs . co . uk for more information regarding this opportunity. Alternatively, please apply to this advert and a consultant from the team will be in touch.

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