NHS assessor

  • Location

    Glasgow

  • Sector:

    Nursing & Care

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £32305 - £39026 per annum, Benefits: Great NHS Benefits

  • Contact:

    Nathan Obrien

  • Contact email:

    NOBrien@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    0151 556 2090

  • Job ref:

    salus 2

  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-28

  • Startdate:

    2021-07-28

NHS Disability Assessor – Glasgow
Band 6
After a new challenge? We are currently looking for qualified Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Paramedics and Doctors to join an established multi-professional team. You will be joining an ever-growing team of PIP assessors
Benefits!
  • Amazing training and mentoring programme
  • NHS training in a variety of topics and will receive statutory training.
  • Quarterly CPD days
  • Excellent working hours – Monday to Friday 9am till 5pm
  • Formal Disability Analyst Accreditation at the end of your training.
  • 27 Days<5 years, rising to 29 days-5-10 years, 33 days->10 years (If you are already in the NHS then all benefits will roll over including holiday entitlement) + bank holidays
  • 8 Days public holidays
  • NHS Pension and employer contribution of 14.9%
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Home working (Post pandemic you would complete a proportion of face-to-face site based assessments on a rotational basis)
Your main duties!
  • Speaking with people making a claim for the PIP benefit over the phone as part of a consultation session. These cases will all be organised for you, leaving you free from any appointment admin.
  • Working with a variety of different people presenting with a range of complex conditions including physical, mental health, cognitive and sensory impairments.
  • Conducting a thorough functional medical assessment of their disability or condition.
  • Write and Submit reports using a special IT system
 
What we need from you!
 
  • Full HCPC/NMC registration
  • Skilled in report writing
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work towards set targets
  • 1 years’ experience
 
If you feel this position may be for you or you are interested in finding out further information please contact Nathan O’Brien at Meridian Business Support by email NOBrien@meridianbs.co.uk  or call 07443192539. Alternatively, you can apply to this advert and someone from the Meridian team will be in touch.