Disability Assessor Nurse for Personal Independence Payment (PIP)
Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD)
Experience Required: at least 2 years post-registration experience as a nurse
Location: Slough (Working entirely from own home for the foreseeable future)
Salary: £42k + benefits + bonus
Hours of work - Mon-Fri - 9am-5pm
On behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP), Stonebranch Healthcare is looking to recruit Nurses for Disability Assessor Nurse role.
PLEASE NOTE: DISABILITY ASSESSOR NURSE ROLE IS CURRENTLY DONE REMOTELY, ENTIRELY FROM OWN HOME. WORK LAPTOPS PROVIDED TO ACCESS RELEVANT SYSTEMS.
The Role of Disability Assessor Nurse (face-to-face aspects suspended):
• Conducting face-to-face interviews with PIP (Personal Independence Payment) claimants and detailing their health conditions via a proforma, which is then dispatched for review and decision as to eligibility
• Disability Assessor Nurse paperwork is similar to that used throughout the NHS and would be familiar to anyone with either in-hospital or community experience.
• This role is to conduct impartial, holistic medical assessments only and does not require you to make any decisions on claim outcomes.
• Full training is supplied remotely through an initial tailored 20 week, fully paid course, with additional ongoing on-the-job support
Benefits available to the disability assessor nurse:
• 25 days paid holiday with option to buy and sell up to 10 days
• 10 days of emergency leave a year (for school closures etc)
• Pay rise of £1,000 at 9 months and further £1,000 at 18 months of employment
• Health Insurance, Life insurance, Travel Insurance
• Social work place and working hours
• Pension scheme, matching up to 10% of your contributions
• Reimbursement of your annual NMC registration fee
• Health screening every two years, after one year's service
• Professional training and development, covering well over the required CPD hours to revalidate and maintain your professional registration
• All flexible benefits can be tailored to your requirement and lifestyle: travel or dental insurance, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme and more
What are the key requirements for a successful Disability Assessor Nurse?
• Essential: At least two years post-registration experience, NMC registration
Stonebranch Healthcare - recruitment for healthcare professionals by healthcare professionals. Led by a team of experienced doctors and nurses, we specialise in providing disability assessment services, offering unparalleled support throughout the application process, including 24/7 availability and intensive one-on-one interview preparation, meaning an enviable placement success rate and a 100% feedback rating. As healthcare professionals we understand the challenges presented by the current healthcare sector, allowing us to provide detailed and honest insight into the role as a colleague.
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