Doctor Functional Assessor

Merco Medical Staffing Ltd

Lincoln (LN1) – Lincolnshire, East Midlands, United Kingdom
£72k per year + + an excellent benefits package
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Merco Medical Staffing Ltd
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04 January 2024

Merco are recruiting experienced Registered Medical Practitioners to work with a leading provider of functional health assessment and reporting services on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP). All roles commence with a comprehensive induction programme and full sector of state approved training is provided with opportunities of working towards accreditation.

This role is a great opportunity not only for a work life balance but to further develop your assessment skills and develop your clinical knowledge, while making a difference to people’s lives. As a Functional Assessor, you will work with a diverse range of people handling challenging situations.

Full-time and part-time positions are available, working a minimum of three days per week – Monday to Friday with structured 9am-5pm working hours.

Role Overview:

Undertaking thorough face-to-face functional health assessments, reviewing medical evidence and writing subsequent detailed reports, enabling the DWP to make informed decisions about eligibility across a range of benefit types.

Carrying out file-work and providing comprehensive reports for a broad range of clinical conditions

Participating in a local multidisciplinary team, in one of over 150 offices nationwide

* Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, Part-Time Available
* Office and home based working.

Excellent Benefits Package:

Comprehensive training for initial 2 months with certification once accredited as a Functional Assessor

– Excellent career growth and promotional opportunities

– No nights, weekends or bank holidays, no on-call and structured working hours

– GMC fee reimbursement and revalidation support

– Contributory pension, cycle to work scheme and private medical insurance

– Medical indemnity cover and protected CPD

– 25 days annual leave plus option to buy more and sell back days

– Option to work up to 50% from home

To be considered for this role, the minimum requirements are as follows:

– Full registration with the GMC as a Medical Practitioner and a valid licence to practise

– Minimum 1 year general medical experience (post FY1), working primarily in patient-focused roles dealing with a wide range of clinical conditions

– Eligibility to live and work in the UK (unfortunately no sponsorship opportunities are available)

– Strong communication and interpersonal skills and basic IT abilities (MS Word) This is an excellent opportunity to work within a large and successful organisation.

, please upload your CV online, email # or call # 845 #

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