Clinical Assessor - Physio, Paramedic, OT, Nurse

  • Job Reference: 00039767-1
  • Date Posted: 19 February 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: £38,000
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Science & Technology, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

NMC / HCPC Clinical Assessor
Clinical Disciplines: – RGN, RMN, RNLD, OT, Physio, Paramedic
Location: Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Starting Salary: £38,000 + OTE & Excellent Benefits 
Hours: Monday - Friday, full and part time office hours available - no weekends, nights or bank holidays are required. - Currently home working due to COVID-19

Would you like the opportunity to expand your clinical knowledge, have a better work-life balance and gain a new skill that will improve your assessment and report writing skills?
Our prestigious client, a leading provider of health assessment services in the UK are seeking to recruit NMC/HCPC registered Health Professionals (RGN, RMN, RNLD, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist and Paramedics) to join their friendly clinical team.  

Job Purpose
The role requires you to use your broad-based medical experience and clinical knowledge to conduct independent health assessments and write reports for the DWP. You will not be required to make any decisions within this role but simply assist with the health assessment of the claims process.

This role offers exposure with the public with a wide range of medical conditions to establish how their health conditions or disabilities affects their daily life. 
Such assessments focus on how a person's health condition(s) may have an impact on day-to-day life. The role will require you to use IT systems and software to write clear and concise medical reports which will later be used for decision making purposes. 

Previous experience as an Assessor is not required as full comprehensive training is provided.
Successful candidates commence with comprehensive full-time training at a regional training venue prior to starting, paying you a full salary whilst gaining valuable professional development. - Please note that this role is not affected by COVID-19 and provisions and new training plans are in place to complete stages from home until restrictions ease. 

The role requires a minimum of 24 months postgraduate medical experience, strong clinical knowledge, good decision-making abilities and excellent interpersonal and customer service skills as well as the ability to communicate effectively with the general public. 

In return you will receive an excellent benefits package:

25 days annual leave, with the option to buy and sell annual leave
Performance related £1000 bonus will be put in place at 9-month mark, and again at 18-month mark
Pension scheme, matching up to 10% of your contributions
Life assurance, private medical insurance with options for your family and medical indemnity insurance
Reimbursement of your annual NMC/HCPC registration fee
Health screening every two years, after one year's service
Thorough in-house and professional training and development, covering well over the required CPD hours to re-validate and maintain your professional registration
All flexible benefits can be tailored to your requirement and lifestyle: travel or dental insurance, childcare vouchers, cycle to work scheme and many more
Extended clinical knowledge and expertise in a new direction while enjoying an improved work-life balance; no weekends or nights.
Medical knowledge growth around a wide range of conditions: physical, mental and cognitive allowing you to broaden your skills.
Full in-depth training provided; where you gain a new qualification and become a government accredited Disability Assessor.If you are interested in this opportunity and would like to start an application, then please apply to this advert, Alternatively, to find out further information please email (url removed) or contact (phone number removed) for a confidential chat