Personal Functional Assessor

The Smart List
£30,000 - £39,999
16 Apr 2018
18 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
Personal Functional Assessor
Full time / Part time – 40 hours per week
£35,000 per annum

PFAS are delighted to be recruiting for qualified Nurses, Paramedics, Physiotherapists and Occupational Therapists who are seeking a slight change in career with the opportunity to maintain and develop their clinical registration, skills and knowledge.

The role as a ‘Personal Functional Assessor’ involves you undertaking functional assessments pragmatically and objectively, on behalf of the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP). After the assessment, you will be required to produce a detailed and accurate functional report that provides the DWP with details of the claimant’s functional ability along with a review of their medical condition/restriction.

The role therefore does require, in particular, good report writing skills and a broad clinical knowledge however rest assured, you will receive extensive training throughout the first few weeks of your employment, including eLearning provided by the DWP and an in-house training course facilitated by our experienced clinical trainers. Whilst you will be required to work autonomously once fully trained, you will continue to receive ongoing support from other clinical staff delivering similar assessments to you. There will also be the opportunity to continue to develop in the role by partaking in additional courses which the company offers.

In addition to this, by joining our team, you will benefit from:
  • Competitive salary package, including CPD allowance
  • No shift, weekend or bank holiday working
  • Access to IPRS physiotherapy scheme
  • Recruit a Friend bonus scheme up to £1,000
  • Use of Employee Assistance Programme which provides confidential counselling
  • Health Cash Plan - providing you with money back on health care bills such as eye sight tests and dental treatment
  • Buy Additional Annual Leave Scheme

To arrange either an informal conversation or for more details on this role and to apply please click to apply button to contact Amy Barnes, HR/Recruitment Coordinator or to download an application pack.

We look forward to hearing from you!
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