Functional Assessor - Wrexham

United Kingdom
38000.00 - 38000.00 GBP Annual + GBP38000/annum
25 Aug 2017
22 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Nurse Plus are currently recruiting for a functional assessor to join an assessment centre in the area.

Our client conduct health and disability assessments on behalf of the DWP.

The purpose of the role is to conduct medical assessments and examinations in order to produce reports for the DWP.

Some of the job roles you will undertake include;
• A combination of file-work and face to face assessments
• Using various IT softwares to support clinical decision making
• Providing reports to the DWP regarding claims being made
• Working unsupervised using own initiative
• Applying clinical and professional knowledge in line with the NMC and HCPC processes
In addition to these duties. there may be other job duties requested by senior members of staff.

Successful candidates will:
• Have a valid NMC pin and be a registered nurse (RGN only) OR be a HCPC registered physiotherapist.
• Have 2 years post registration experience
• Be IT literate
• Have strong oral and written communication skills

In return for your hard work you will receive a starting salary of GBP38,000. This is a full time position working Monday to Friday.

You will be expected to attend training when you first start the role, which will include a residential stay away from home for a period of time (around 2 weeks).

If this role sounds of interest to you, then please get in touch now