Functional Assessor

  • £43450 per annum
  • Croydon, UK

Are you ready for a rewarding career shift that leverages your healthcare expertise in a new and impactful way?

Join us as a Disability Analyst and make a difference in the lives of those applying for Work Capability Assessments (WCA) under the Department for Work and Pensions’ Health Assessment and Advisory Services (HAAS).

About the Role

As a Disability Analyst, you’ll:

  • Conduct In-Depth Assessments: Hold consultations through telephone, video call, or face-to-face to understand the impact of disabilities, conditions, and illnesses on claimants’ daily activities.
  • Create Accurate Reports: Use your clinical knowledge to analyse information critically and write fair, precise, and concise reports.
  • Support Claimants: Provide respectful, non-biased, and reassuring assessments, ensuring a positive experience for claimants and colleagues alike.

Why Join Us?

Our roles offer a unique opportunity to move away from the traditional healthcare setting while continuing to develop and maintain your clinical registration, skills, and knowledge. We provide excellent opportunities for career growth and progression, including roles in Clinical Coaching, Training, and Clinical Support Management.

Position Details

  • Type: Permanent
  • Hours: Full-time, 37.5 hours per week

What We’re Looking For

We want to hear from you if you have:

  • Experience: A minimum of 2 years of clinical experience as a qualified healthcare professional.
  • Skills: Demonstrated broad clinical knowledge and proficiency in using computer software, including Microsoft Office.
  • Professionalism: Ability to interpret clinical information accurately, maintain professional standards in written communication, and adhere to a strict code of conduct.

Essential Qualifications

To be considered for this role, you must have the following qualifications:

Nurses

  • Qualified RGN, or dual trained RGN + RMN / RGN+ RNLD- not solely RMN or RNLD.

  • Member of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN)

Physiotherapists/Occupational Therapists

  • Qualification: Chartered Physiotherapist or Occupational Therapist
  • Membership: Member of the UK Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) and either the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy (MCSP) or College of Occupational Therapists (COT)

Ready to Apply?

Embark on a fulfilling career journey that allows you to utilize your clinical skills in a new and dynamic environment. Apply now to become a key part of our dedicated team and help us provide essential support and assessments to those who need it most.

 

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    Hannah Macfarlane

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