Functional Assessor, Physiotherapist - Huddersfield - Huddersfield

Recruiter
SJB Medical
Location
Huddersfield
Salary
£38,000/Year
Posted
02 Dec 2017
Closes
02 Jan 2018
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Functional Assessor, Physiotherapist
Huddersfield


Part-Time or Full-Time (initial induction required on a full-time basis for 15 weeks minimum)
£38,000 + Industry leading benefits package
On behalf of our client the Centre for Health and Disability Assessments, sjb medical is recruiting a Physiotherapist to work within the exciting and challenging area of Disability and Functional Assessment.
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 or part time hours Monday to Friday
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 HCPC as a Physiotherapist


*Unless a condition related to a health condition or disability
The role of Functional Assessor requires full time commitment (37.5 hours per week) for the initial 15 weeks’ minimum. Following this, full-time or part-time hours are available from a minimum of 3 days per week.


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 Physiotherapist 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.