SJB Medical Ltd
18 Oct 2016
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
Ward nurse, Nurse assessor, A&E nurse
Job level:
Manager, Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
Full time
Contract type:
£ 38,000 - 38,000 Per year
Closing date:
18 Nov 2016

Functional Assessor, Registered General Nurse RGN


37.5 hours per week - £38,000 + Industry leading benefits package

On behalf of our client the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments, sjb medical is recruiting a Registered General Nurse to work within the exciting and challenging area of Disability and Functional Assessment with medical reporting.

This is a really exciting time to be joining the service with new opportunities nationwide as the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments are employing additional clinicians to undertake functional assessment on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), of those in receipt of or claiming benefits.

Working in functional assessment is an excellent way of utilising your clinical expertise in a professional setting.

Opportunity summary

Permanent opportunity with full time hours Monday to Friday (37.5)

Training provided which is fully paid for accreditation in functional assessment

Local health assessment centres, regional HQ and offices nationwide

Comprehensive benefits package inclusive of Pension and professional registration fee reimbursement

Full training provided on commencement in the role, for which you are paid a full time salary

Minimum requirements for Healthcare practitioner, functional assessor

Minimum 2 years’ post-qualification of broad based healthcare experience

Eligibility to live and work in the UK

Full unconditional* registration with the NMC as a Registered General Nurse (Level 1)

*Unless a condition related to a health condition or disability

How to apply or for further information

sjb medical is the appointed recruitment partner for this position, to apply please send your CV and contact details to [... Click Apply...] or alternatively please telephone [... Click Apply...]for further information.

Useful links

To research this RGN Job opportunity further, we suggest that you read more about jobs in functional assessment, the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP):

Information about the service https:// [... Click Apply...]/partnership-dwp

Information about the assessment process https:// [... Click Apply...]/frequently-asked-questions

Information about employment support allowance and the work capability assessment https:// [... Click Apply...]/employment-support-allowance/eligibility

Please note that any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check, unconditional registration with your respective professional body and satisfactory references.

About SJB Medical Ltd

Our team has more than 20 years collective experience in the Healthcare sector; as a company we have a powerful mix of clinical and recruitment expertise and it is complimented by our passion to deliver.

So expect a service with a difference.

For our clients we are committed to executing on our promises and driving down the cost of external hire but never compromising on quality. And it's the quality of service that marks us out. Introducing the ideal candidate to the role, SJB medical always works in close collaboration with hiring teams to understand the full context of the brief. From fundamental compliance assurance to cultural fit with the organisation, we strive to achieve the best possible match.

From a single vacancy to Managed Recruitment services SJB medical stands ready to assist in your Healthcare staffing requirements.

And for Healthcare professionals we pride ourselves on understanding individual needs. Taking into account experience, stage of career and location we can offer a range of openings across the UK in a variety of organisations to progress your career in the way that you want.

SJB medical specialises in recruiting Allied Healthcare Professionals with full GMC, HPC, NMC and GSCC registration. Roles include:




Specialist Clinicians and Practitioners

Our client-base and sectors include:

Business Process Outsourcer (BPO)

Occupational Health (OH)

Social and Care

Pharmacy and Scientific


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