Medical Doctor, Functional Assessor - Leicester
Medical Doctor, Functional Assessor in Leicester Role Description: Medical Assessment and Reporting Opportunity for Doctors Location: Leicester Starting Salary: £72,000 + Comprehensive Benefits Package Hours: Monday to Friday, Full-time ( hours) or Part-time (3 days+ p/w) Exciting opportunities are now available undertaking the role of Functional Health Assessor in Leicester. sjb medical are recruiting experienced Registered Medical Practitioners to work with a leading provider of functional health assessment and reporting services on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). All roles commence with a comprehensive induction programme and full sector of state approved training is provided with opportunities of working towards accreditation. Full-time and part-time positions are available, working a minimum of three days per week - Monday to Friday with structured 9am-5pm working hours. Role Overview: * Undertaking thorough face-to-face functional health assessments, reviewing medical evidence and writing subsequent detailed reports, enabling the DWP to make informed decisions about eligibility across a range of benefit types * Carrying out file-work and providing comprehensive reports for a broad range of clinical conditions * Participating in a local multidisciplinary team, in one of over 150 offices nationwide Your Excellent Benefits Package: * Comprehensive training for initial 2 months with certification once accredited as a Functional Assessor * Excellent career growth and promotional opportunities * No nights, weekends or bank holidays, no on-call and structured working hours * GMC fee reimbursement and revalidation support * Contributory pension, cycle to work scheme and private medical insurance * Medical indemnity cover and protected CPD * 25 days annual leave plus option to buy more and sell back days To be considered for this role, the minimum requirements are as follows: * Full registration with the GMC as a Medical Practitioner and a valid licence to practise * Minimum 2 years general medical experience (post FY1), working primarily in patient-focused roles dealing with a wide range of clinical conditions in the last 5 years * Eligibility to live and work in the UK (unfortunately no sponsorship opportunities are available) * Strong communication and interpersonal skills and basic IT abilities (MS Word) This is an excellent opportunity to work within a large and successful organisation. To apply, please upload your CV online, email sjb medical or call 020 7832 1980for further information.