Functional Assessor, Registered General Nurse RGN Newcastle - Newcastle upon Tyne

Recruiter
SJB Medical
Location
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Salary
£38,000/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Functional Assessor, Registered General Nurse RGN
Newcastle

37.5 hours per week - £38,000 + Industry leading benefits package

On behalf of our client the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments, sjb medical is recruiting a Registered General Nurse to work within the exciting and challenging area of Disability and Functional Assessment with medical reporting.
This is a really exciting time to be joining the service with new opportunities nationwide as the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments are employing additional clinicians to undertake functional assessment on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), of those in receipt of or claiming benefits.
Working in functional assessment is an excellent way of utilising your clinical expertise in a professional setting.


Opportunity summary

Permanent opportunity with full time hours Monday to Friday (37.5)
Training provided which is fully paid for accreditation in functional assessment
Local health assessment centres, regional HQ and offices nationwide
Comprehensive benefits package inclusive of Pension, professional registration fee reimbursement, private medical insurance plus more
Full training provided on commencement in the role, for which you are paid a full time salary


Minimum requirements for Healthcare practitioner, functional assessor

Minimum 2 years’ post-qualification of broad based healthcare experience
Eligibility to live and work in the UK
Full unconditional* registration with the NMC as a Registered General Nurse (Level 1)

*Unless a condition related to a health condition or disability


How to apply or for further information
sjb medical is the appointed recruitment partner for this position, to apply please send your CV and contact details to jobs@sjbmedical.com or alternatively please telephone 020 7832 1980 for further information.


Useful links
To research this RGN Job opportunity further, we suggest that you read more about jobs in functional assessment, the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments and the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP):
Information about the service https://www.chdauk.co.uk/partnership-dwp
Information about the assessment process https://www.chdauk.co.uk/frequently-asked-questions
Information about employment support allowance and the work capability assessment https://www.gov.uk/employment-support-allowance/eligibility

Please note that any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check, unconditional registration with your respective professional body and satisfactory references