Overview

Functional Assessor Opportunities for Registered General Nurses in
Thornaby
Starting Salary: £38,000 + Benefits package
Office Hours: Monday to Friday 9am – 5pm
Are you a Registered General Nurse looking for the following?
A fresh challenge working in a non-clinical role with responsibilities
that keep your skills up to date and guarantees support in working
towards revalidation?
A better work life balance, with no bank holidays, evenings or weekends
required?
To work for a forward-thinking organisation that encourages the training
and development of its employees?
If so then we are pleased to announce that our client, the Centre for
Health and Disability Assessments (CHDA), are currently recruiting
registered general nurses in your area. CHDA have a contract to carry out
high quality assessments for benefit claimants on behalf of the
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and have a mission to help
customers move forward with their lives by providing a quality, sensitive
and respectful service.
You will take part in a comprehensive induction and training programme
that will allow you to complete professional functional health
assessments and write detailed reports on behalf of the DWP. Support is
on-going and will allow you to become a proficient and qualified
Functional Assessor.
Based within a multi-disciplinary team at your local assessment centre
you will be responsible for meeting with clients and reviewing a wide
range of complex medical conditions with a focus on how an individual’s
ability to perform day to day activities is affected and producing a high
quality, detailed, impartial report for the DWP to assist them in their
decision making.
Your Excellent Benefits Package:
Excellent work-life balance – Monday to Friday with no nights, weekends
or bank holidays required.
Market leading salary
Fantastic prospects for promotion and professional growth
NMC fee reimbursement and revalidation support
25 days of annual leave + option to buy additional days or sell back
Private medical insurance, life assurance, pension scheme and
professional indemnity cover
This is an excellent opportunity for registered general nurses with a
minimum of 1 years’ post-registration broad-based experience, to further
progress their careers and join a market leading, forward thinking
organisation