Clinical Disability Assessor

Sugarman Health and Wellbeing
34000.00 GBP Annual
31 Aug 2017
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Clinical Disability Assessor
Full Time - 37.5 hours a week

GBP34,000 starting salary

This is a fantastic opportunity for Healthcare Professionals (RGN's, RMN's, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists) with NMC / HCPC registration to work on a large Disability Assessor contract.

You must live in the Belfast BT postcode

The job

As a Clinical Disability Assessor you'll be assessing clients either in their home or in consultation centres.

You'll be assessing peoples disabilities and impairments and how it affects their daily activities and living, and writing reports based on your findings.

This role will allow you to be out in the community as well as at centres, you'll be based from home going to scheduled visits. Appointments will be mostly in office hours but could be occasionally later in evening up until 8pm.

This is a 37.5 hours a week role, if in the community typically from 9-5pm, and if working from a centre it will be on a rota of 8am - 1pm or 1pm - 6pm, with occasional Saturday work as well.

A comprehensive 6-week training programme will get you up and running.

The candidate

For this role you must have at least 2 years post registration experience and be NMC, GMC or HCPC registered.

You must have experience of undertaking assessments and writing reports and have good typing and IT skills (e.g be able to talk and type at the same time). You'll need to be able to be impartial and be interested in undertaking a Government-backed disability assessment scheme.

You could come from one of a range of backgrounds such as an RGN Nurse, Occupational Physiotherapist, Paramedic, HCPC Physiotherapist.

You will need to be a car owner driver and be able to travel to various locations in your area.