Disability assessor - Homebased

  • Location

    Sheffield

  • Sector:

    Health Perms

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Hannah Macfarlane

  • Contact email:

    hmacfarlane@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0151 556 2090

  • Job ref:

    HM-6

  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-04

  • Startdate:

    2021-01-13

  • Consultant:

    Hannah Macfarlane

Meridian Business Support is a permanent recruitment agency and we are currently recruiting Disability Assessors (RGN, RMN, RNLD, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist and Paramedics) for an exciting opportunity working on the DWPs disability contract. The role requires you to use your broad-based medical experience and clinical knowledge to conduct independent health assessments and write reports for the DWP. You will not be required to make any decisions within this role but simply assist with the health assessment of the claims process.

Ordinarily these assessments were conducted face to face, either in a local clinic or in the community, however due to the pandemic these assessments are now being conducted over the telephone.

This is a permanent position with both full and part time available. The standard working hours are Monday - Friday, office hours. No weekends, nights or bank holidays are required.

Benefits
  • 25 days' annual leave + 8 bank holidays, with the option to buy and sell annual leave
  • Pension scheme, matching up to 10% of your contributions
  • Life assurance, private medical insurance and medical indemnity insurance
  • Reimbursement of your annual NMC/HCPC registration fee
  • Health screening every two years, after one year's service
  • Thorough in-house and professional training and development, covering well over the required CPD hours to revalidate and maintain your professional registration
  • All flexible benefits can be tailored to your requirement and lifestyle: travel or dental insurance, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme and many more
If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to start an application, then please apply to this advert, Alternatively, to find out further information please contact Hannah at Meridian Business Support on 075 075 6 5 394