Job Description

Band 6 NHS PIP Assessor

Scotland

£33072 - £39026 per annum, Benefits: Excellent training & benefits!

Permanent

Acute Medicine

Secondary Care

Weekdays only

04/01/2022 - 01/02/2022

40847044

NHS PIP Assessor – Scotland

Band 6

Looking for something a bit different for a new challenge? 

We are currently recruiting qualified Nurses (RGN, RMN, RNLD), Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Paramedics to join an established multi-professional NHS team and be trained up as PIP assessors.

Duties

You will be speaking on the phone with people making a claim for the PIP benefit as part of a consultation session. These cases will all be organised for you, leaving you free from any appointment admin.

- Working with a variety of different people presenting with a range of complex conditions including physical, mental health, cognitive and sensory impairments.

- Conducting a thorough functional medical assessment of their disability or condition.

- Writing and submitting reports using a bespoke IT system

Benefits

- Excellent training and mentoring programme

- Quarterly CPD days

- Excellent working hours – Monday to Friday 9am till 5pm

- Formal Disability Analyst Accreditation at the end of your training.

(NB if you are already in the NHS then all your current benefits will roll over including holiday entitlement)

- NHS Pension and employer contribution of 14.9%

- Career progression opportunities

- Home-working (post-pandemic you would complete a proportion of face-to-face site-based assessments on a rotational basis)