Disability Assessor

Location Sunderland
Job-type Permanent
Salary £32000 per annum
Reference DD13
Disability Assessor
Salary £32,000

Are you an experienced healthcare professional looking for your next challenge? If so, we’d like to hear from you.

We are working with the nation's leading provider of outsourcing and support service solutions, who are looking to recruit a Disability Assessor. They carry out Personal Independent Payment assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions across the UK.

As a Disability Assessor, you will be assessing and compiling reports that help applicants through the often daunting benefits process. This is a rewarding role for someone who thrives in a communication focused environment, as you will be meeting with applicants to ascertain how their health condition and/or disability affects their daily lives and mobility, conducting observations & assessments and compiling reports.

The contractual hours for this role are Monday-Saturday 8am-8pm however most of the time you’ll be working Monday to Friday between 8am- 6pm.

We are looking for nurses, occupational therapists, paramedics and physiotherapists with at least 2 years’ post registration experience to join the company and carry out the role of Disability Assessor. You’ll have excellent observational and decision-making skills, strong report writing skills and you’ll be computer literate, as typing while assessing is a huge part of this role and will be tested at interview.

Applicants must be fully registered without restriction or conditions with the NMC or HCPC and have a valid PIN, plus hold a full current driving licence with access to a car.

Disability Assessor – Sunderland – Full Time – Starting Salary £32,000 + Bonus’

TTM Healthcare is an Equal Opportunities Employer.