Mobile Nurse Assessor - £32k Merseyside

Recruiter
Meridian Business Support
Location
Liverpool
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
03 Jan 2018
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Nurse Assessor - Peripatetic

Meridian Health is one of the UK's progressive and leading providers of permanent bespoke tailored recruitment solutions to the Healthcare sector. We are currently looking to recruit HCPC or NMC registered Paramedics/Occupational Therapists/Physiotherapists, Nurse, Mental Health Nurse to work with our client, a leading provider of Disability Assessment Services.

As a Disability Assessor, you will be working alongside a dedicated team of health professionals from a number of disciplines to help assess people who are making a claim for Personal Independence Payments. As part of the DWP supply chain you will use your clinical skills to conduct evidence based examinations to determine the ways a person's disabilities impact on their daily lives.

You need to be motivated, show commitment and be flexible, you will need to be able to drive as this is a peripatetic role, covering local offices depending on business needs.

Areas being -

  • Anfield
  • Prescot
  • Warrington

About the role

As a Nurse Assessor, you will be joining a team of highly skilled and qualified health care professionals. Embarking on a new and rewarding role, you will be responsible for assessing, reviewing and responding to claimants by working collaboratively, to ensure the highest levels of sensitivity, respect and professionalism are met, simultaneously meeting agreed targets.

You will apply your extensive clinical knowledge and natural skills of listening, observing and empathizing with people. It's a responsibility suited to Nurses (RMN, RGN, and RNLD) Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists and Paramedics with at least two years post-registration experience and a clear understanding of how disabilities or impairments impact on daily lives.

To become a Nurse Assessor you will undertake a 4 stage training programme building on your professional skills and providing you with the competencies essential for the role. In addition, you will receive payment whilst practising in the training phase (stage 2 onwards). On achieving approval as a Nurse Assessor, you will have acquired a transferable qualification which will be an asset on any CV, inevitably broadening your career prospects

Qualifications

  • Have you at least two year's post registration experience as a nurse, occupational therapist, physiotherapist, registered medical practitioner or paramedic?
  • Do you have strong observation and communication skills?
  • Can you compile a well evidenced and grammatically correct assessment report?

In return, you will benefit from the following:

  • A starting salary of £32'000 + car allowance
  • Monday to Friday, office-type hours.
  • Ongoing training and support.

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please apply with your CV below or call Liz on 0151 556 2090 or email to discuss this position further

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.


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