Functional Assessor - Registered Nurse or Physiotherapist

  • Job Reference: Galashiels
  • Date Posted: 11 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Global4Health
  • Location: Galashiels
  • Salary: £38,760
  • Sector: A&E Nurse, Intensive Care Nurse, Nurse Advisor, Nurse Practitioner, Ward Nurse, Physiotherapist, Nurse Assessor
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

RGN or Physiotherapist - Functional Assessor
Full- time, Permanent (Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00)
Galashiels
£38,760 per annum + Industry leading benefits package.

Global4Health are looking to recruit Registered General Nurses (RGN's) and Physiotherapists to work with The Health Assessment Advisory Service carrying out assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP).

Job Responsibilities:

Within this role, you will be responsible for using your clinical knowledge and expertise to carry out medical assessments and examinations on people's claims for disability benefit payments.

You will meet with individuals face-to-face through a 1-1 consultation, in order to assess how health conditions and disabilities can impact on people's daily living activities. Rather than providing treatment or advice to claimants, you will instead conduct functional assessments and compile factual evidence together from each appointment, in order to write clear and concise medical reports based on your findings.

Experience and Qualifications Required:

· HCPC/NMC Registration
· Minimum of two years post qualification broad based experience
· Can commit to 21 days FULLY paid training
· Excellent IT & Keyboard skills essential
· Neuro or Musculoskeletal experience for Physios & Hospital & Community Experience for Nurses

Benefits:

· Support with Revalidation
· Private Health Insurance
· Life Insurance
· Healthcare Cash Plan
· Accredited Functional Assessor
· No weekend work or On-calls
· Excellent work life balance
· 25 Days paid holiday

To apply for this role or for more information please call the Recruitment Team on 0208 8787787 or email your CV to perm@global4health.co.uk