Nurse Disability Assessor

Sugarman Health and Wellbeing
Isle of Wight
38000.00 GBP Annual
30 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Nurse Disability Assessor
GBP38,000 per annum
Permanent Position
Full time- 37.5 hours per week

Sugarman Health & Wellbeing are recruiting for ambitious Qualified Registered General Nurses to work autonomously in a non-clinical role in the Newport IOW area.

You will be working as part of a Government led programme to carry out assessments of clients in receipt of Disability allowances.

You will be working with a range of people undertaking a detailed assessments and producing accurate, evidence based reports.

The Role -

* Review medical evidence both face to face and remotely.
* Listen to customers and understand how their disability affects their day to day life in performing work activities.
* Carry out face to face assessments in order to write a report to the DWP

The Functional Assessor will be;
* A qualified Registered General Nurse on Part 1 of the NMC register.
* Minimum 2 years of post-registration experience within a clinical setting
* Excellent clinical, communication and interpersonal skills
* A positive, empathetic and professional manner
* Strong computer and IT skills
* Be able to demonstrate the ability to work autonomously

Employee Benefits-

* Comprehensive training with certification once accredited in the role
* Attractive working hours- 37.5 hours per week Monday- Friday
* 25 days' annual leave plus Bank Holidays and option for additional holiday purchase, or for selling annual leave back to the company
* Reimbursement of your annual NMC fees
* Contributory pension
* Private Medical Scheme
* Full NMC appraisal and revalidation responsibilities
* Medical Indemnity Cover and protected CPD