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DATE ADDED: Thu 28/06/2018

Disability Assessor - Peterborough

Peterborough, UK
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JOB TYPE: Permanent

SALARY: £34000 - £38000/annum

Becoming a Disability Assessor – Qualified Nurse (RGN, RMN, RNLD, RCN), Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic – with Capita PIP: Working as a Disability Assessor, you’ll have the opportunity to take your career to the next level – broadening your experience, adding to your skillset and opening the door to incredible prospects in the future. If you are a Nurse (RGN, RMN, RNLD, RCN), Physiotherapist, Occupational Therapist, Paramedic, we can provide you with over 6 weeks intensive training and ongoing support to make this change in your career! This role is primarily Monday to Friday and does not involve working unsocial hours, it is based in Peterborough with travel required to the surrounding areas. Once trained, you will have access to a dedicated support network – in addition to your Team Manager, there are also Clinical Coaches, a Disability Assessor support helpline, typing tools and more to make sure you have everything you need to transition into this role successfully. What you will do: * Meet claimants (at their home or in clinics) to establish how their health condition affects their life. Conducting observations and assessments on their capacity to carry out functional activities. * Analyse and interpret clinical information and evidence supporting the assessment, to compile a comprehensive report including detailed history, full justification and conclusion from evidence gathered to support the DWP (or DfC) in their decision making. * Utilise reports (MI) and feedback systems to support improved quality and performance, all whilst developing clinical knowledge of the functional impacts of health conditions less familiar to you. * Experience you need to apply: * Two years post-registration experience in Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, or as a Paramedic. * Must be fully registered without restriction or conditions with the NMC/HCPC/GMC and hold a valid PIN. * Hold a full, current driving license with access to a car. * Excellent observational and decision-making skills. * Effective listening, probing, questioning and conversation management expertise. * Ability to demonstrate good experience of report writing and strong computer literacy. About Capita PIP We carry out Personal Independence Payment assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) in Wales and the Midlands, and the Department for Communities (DfC) in Northern Ireland – and we’re searching for talented, ambitious healthcare professionals to help us do it. Are you ready to step up to the challenge? Capita Plc are the UK’s leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. You’ll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential – whatever that means to you. Benefits: * 23 day’s holiday (rising to 27) * Bonus potential * Flexibility (once training is complete) to work from home * Revalidation expenses reimbursed * Company matched pension scheme * Access to a variety of voluntary benefit options including a life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as excellent discounts on retail and tech, health wellbeing and leisure activities. What we hope you will do next Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process – click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply – you can contact Kirk Higgins on 07712429815 for guidance. Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership. | Become a Change Maker
Role: Disability Assessor - Peterborough
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire,

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