Disability Assessor, (PIP)

Dundee, Dundee City, Scotland
DD3 7QW
Pay
£ 32000.0 - 34000.0 Per year
Hours
Full time, Part time
Type
Permanent
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
7 Sep 2020
Closes
7 Oct 2020

Job Description

Disability Assessor, Dundee

Salary £32,000 -£34,000

Excellent benefits and work life balance

Are you a highly motivated Nurse, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist or Paramedic looking for a rewarding new challenge and a chance to progress your career?

If so Fleet Clinical recruitment has an excellent opportunity for you to develop your existing skills and qualify as a Disability Assessor, working for our Client in Dundee. You’ll be rewarded with a fantastic benefits package, with no weekend work required.

The role

Your primary role will be to conduct assessments in line with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) guidelines for Personal Independence Payment (PIP), a benefit designed to help support people who are living with long-term health conditions or disabilities.

Given the wide range of conditions and disabilities, the role will vary each day and will contribute to your expanding clinical knowledge. It will involve a mixture of home consultations, consultation

centre based appointments and producing paper-based reviews.

You will receive comprehensive training as part of a 20 week induction and receive ongoing peer support from a range of health professionals.

Personal specification

· Nurses (RGNs, RMNs, RNLDs)

· Physiotherapists

· Occupational Therapists

· Paramedics

· Two years post-qualification experience

· Driving licence is preferable

Benefits

You’ll have a flexible working environment, with working hours between 08:00 – 18:00, with the option to undertake condensed working. There are opportunities to work from home on a rotational basis after 6 months

25 days annual leave, with the option to buy up to 10 additional days, or sell up to five days

Employer-matched pension scheme up to 10%

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 of service

Thorough in-house and professional training and development, well over the required CPD hours to revalidate and maintain your professional registration

Flexible benefits tailored to your needs including travel insurance, dental insurance, child care vouchers, a cycle to work scheme and many more.

This is a great opportunity to advance your career and enjoy a genuine work/life balance whilst working for one of the UK's leading assessment providers.

To Apply

If you this role is of interest and you feel you have the necessary experience or transferable skills then please apply via this advert, for further information please call Lisa on 07979 105137.

Not for you? Refer a friend who you think would be interested in this position and we will pay you a referral fee as a thank you if they are successful.

Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.

Ref: LOC

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