Disability Assessor (Clinical) - Stockton-on-Tees.
Disability Assessor Experienced Nurses (RGN, RMN, CPN, RNLD), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Paramedics required Location: Stockton on Tees Salary: 32,000 OTE Job Responsibilities: Clinically evaluate the route in which PIP applications are processed. Assess an extensive range of physical, mental and cognitive-related health conditions. Conduct initial reviews of PIP cases. Liaise with external healthcare professionals such as GP's, Specialist Nurses and Consultants. Conduct customer-focused telephone assessments. Liaise with end of life services to prepare terminal illness cases. Carry out medical file work tasks and clinical information gathering where necessary. Role This is an office-based role and no two days will ever be the same. Given the wide range of conditions and disabilities you will be analysing, each day will contribute to your expanding clinical knowledge. Further Training This is still a clinical role and recognised by the NMC and HCPC so revalidation will continue. A fully interactive process for signing off revalidation. Monthly CPD modules topics. Career Progression Opportunity to widen the scope of the role at specific points. At 6-month mark, there are various specialist roles specifically for clinicians can move into. Requirements: Demonstrate a minimum of 2 years' experience as a Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic or Nurse Be HCPC / NMC registered Have good communication and strong interpersonal skills IT Skills You will have access to the excellent benefits below: 25 days' annual leave, with the option to buy 10 and sell up to five days OTE Scheme in place Employer-matched pension scheme, up to 10% Life assurance, private medical insurance and medical indemnity insurance Reimbursement of your annual professional registration fee Health screening every two years (after one year's service) Thorough in-house and professional training and development Flexible ...