PIP Disability Assessor - Shrewsbury

Medicare First
38000.00 GBP Annual
16 Apr 2018
17 Apr 2018
Contract Type
We are currently recruiting for Assessors with the following postcodes: BT, NG, B, CF, DE, PE, WS for start dates from February onwards.

DWP PIP: Disability Assessor - Registered Nurse, OT, Paramedic, Physiotherapist (Permanent roles available)

Starting salary: GBP34,000, potential to earn up to GBP38,000
This role is also available for contractors and will pay up to GBP95 per report. (10 reports per week minimum). This does not include the Belfast area.

The UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions is recruiting Disability Assessors to join their established teams across parts of the UK, Wales, Peterborough and Northern Ireland.

PIP replaced Disability Living Allowance for working age customers from 16-64.

About the role:

You will be based from home, working within a radius of your address, visiting claimants at the local consultation centre or in their own homes. A full functional assessment, including evaluating Activities of Daily Living will be completed. You will also dissect and analyse important information such as claimant questionnaires, GP documentation and multidisciplinary data.

This information will then be elaborated upon in a comprehensive and structured report including recommendations as to when the customer's circumstances should be reviewed.

About you:

You will be a fully qualified Healthcare Professional (Nurse, OT, Paramedic or Physiotherapist)
At least 2 years' post qualification experience
Full registration with HCPC or NMC
Hold a full UK driving licence with access to your own vehicle
Customer facing assessment experience
Report writing experience or equivalent
Good IT skills
Community experience desirable

What's in it for you?

Training and development (and initial 6 week training course, fully paid)
Salary rises to GBP35k once DWP approved
Earning potential = GBP38kpa
Excellent career progression and opportunity to expand your CPD
Life assurance and pension
Work-life balance (bank holidays off)
Diverse working structure and variety of working environments
Degree of flexibility - working from home

If you would like to apply for this role or need any more information please contact Christina Wallbank on either of the below: