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Disability Assessor - Leicester

Donard Recruitment
  • Posted: 08 May 2019
  • Location: Leicester
  • Salary: £34000 + £3000 bonus
Nurses/Paramedics/Physio’s/OT’s required
Salary: £34,000 + £3000 bonus
Monday to Friday, 9 to 5- No Weekends or nights. Part-Time roles also available.
Donard Recruitment are currently recruiting for Nurse/Paramedic/Physio/OT to use their clinical knowledge to assess patients who have applied for the Personal Independence Payment (PIP). You will work within an experienced team of assessors travelling to claimant’s homes and local clinics (within a 25mile radius of your postcode) to carry out clinical assessments and write an in-depth report for the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP).
Role overview:
•Conducting thorough and consultative verbal assessments with people who are living with a long term health condition and/or disabilities
•Once accredited, following training you will work in the local assessment centre as well as in the community conducting home visits
•Ensuring that your part in the assessment process is positive, dignified and professional
•Produce excellent written reports on the conditions presented to help the Department for Work and Pensions to make an informed decision around an individual’s entitlement to the benefit

The Successful Candidate will have the following:
•NMC or HCPC registration
•2 years post registration experience
•Excellent computer skills
•Full UK Driving licence and access to a motor vehicle

Salary & Benefits:
•Starting Salary 34,000, goes up to £35,000 once you become DWP approved
•£3000 bonus scheme
•5 days annual leave, with the option to buy and sell up to 10 days
•Pension scheme, matching up to 10% of your contributions
•Life assurance, private medical insurance and medical indemnity insurance
•Reimbursement of your annual NMC/HCPC registration fee
•Health screening every two years, after one year s service
•Thorough in-house and 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.

If you are interested in discovering more about this or any other permanent roles, please get in touch by applying via this ad or by calling Kieran Jefferies at Donard Recruitment on

Job Information

  • Job Ref: 245/1361/122355
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Career Level: Staff Nurse
  • Specialism: Adult General
  • Working Hours: Full Time
  • Job Start Date: ASAP
  • Job Close Date: 08/06/2019
  • Ability to Drive: Required
  • Applicant Location: UK & EU Only
  • NMC Pin: Required
  • HCPC Qualification: Required
  • GMC Registration: Required