PIP Disability Assessor - Clinical

  • Location

    Brighton, East Sussex

  • Sector:

    Health

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £41000 - £43000 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Sam Hughes

  • Contact email:

    samantha.hughes@meridianbs.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    PIP/BRIGHTON1_1578577528

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Samantha Hughes

PIP Assessor - (Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic, Physiotherapist)

Location: Brighton, BN

Starting Salary: £41,000 + Excellent Benefits & Career Progression

We are recruiting for registered Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists (OTs) and Paramedics who want to use their clinical skills applied in a new way and benefit from the excellent work life balance and professional development that a career as a Disability Analyst can give you.

In this role you will grow your medical knowledge and work in a health and disability assessment role conducting appointments with applicants of the Personal Independence Payment (PIP) benefit.

There is unrivalled investment in you as an employee and you will earn over 140 hours of CPD in your initial 3 months whilst completing an excellent training academy as you work towards accreditation as a Disability Analyst.

What does the role consist of?

  • Be the first to review cases as they come through and be responsible for analysing medical information and any evidence provided to make a decision on whether the claiming will be assessed in an assessment centre, at their home or through back office.
  • Be responsible for calling anyone medically involved with the claimant and consistently liaise with other health professionals.
  • Increase clinical knowledge by dealing with a wide range of conditions and other clinical specialist
  • Monthly 1-hour CPD session, every 6 weeks 1-21 with clinical support lead.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Registered Nurse, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic, Physiotherapist to enhance assessment skills as well as continuing to develop your clinical skills. Full comprehensive training is provided with ongoing support throughout your career. There are several different progression avenues within the organisation due to the growing sector so there is plenty of opportunity for future progression within the role.

Benefits include:

  • Excellent work life balance (Monday to Friday) - no nights, weekends or bank holidays are required
  • Annually salary reviews and performance-based salary uplifts
  • Fantastic prospect for promotion and professional growth
  • Professional body fee reimbursement (NMC/HCPC)
  • Private medical insurance, life assurance, income protection insurance, pension scheme, personal accident insurance and professional indemnity insurance
  • CPD and re-validation support with protection and training on a regular basis

Apply Today:
If you are interested in the Disability Assessor position and would like to start an application, 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 - 07-876 -86-5570 / samantha.hughes @ meridianbs.co.uk

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