Disability Assessor (back office) – Stockton on Tees
Salary £35,000 - £37,000 pa, plus excellent benefits and work life balance
Opportunity to work from home after 6 months
Are you a highly motivated Nurse, Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist or Paramedic looking for a rewarding new challenge and a chance to progress your career?
If so Fleet Clinical recruitment has an excellent opportunity for you to develop your existing skills and qualify as a Disability Assessor, working for our Client in Stockton on Tees. You’ll be rewarded with a fantastic benefits package, with no weekend work required.
Your primary role will be to source clinical data from external health professionals, such as GPs, specialist nurses and consultants. You’ll use this information to critically analyse medical evidence to complete a paper based report in line with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) guidelines for Personal Independence Payment (PIP), a benefit designed to help support people who are living with long-term health conditions or disabilities. You’ll also be asked to liaise with end of life services to prepare terminal illness cases to support claimants in the PIP process, swiftly and compassionately.
On a daily basis you will be responsible for ensuring claimants are supported through the process by using your clinical skills and expertise.
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.
You’ll receive comprehensive training and have the ongoing support from a range of health professionals.
You’ll have a flexible working environment, with working hours between 08:00 – 18:00, with the option to undertake condensed working. There are opportunities to work from home on a rotational basis after 6 months
This is a great opportunity to advance your career and enjoy a genuine work/life balance whilst working for one of the UK's leading assessment providers.
If you this role is of interest and you feel you have the necessary experience or transferable skills then please apply via this advert, for further information please call Lisa on 07979 105137.
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Please note that offers of employment are subject to receipt of satisfactory references and a DBS check.