The Centre for Health and Disability Assessments conducts health and disability assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions. Working from a network of 11 Assessment Services Centres and 150 Assessment Centres, assessments are conducted in the main areas of Employment and Support Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Veterans UK and Industrial Injuries Disablement Benefit. Our practitioner group includes employed nurses, Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists and Doctors.
To travel the region and visit Assessment Centres to conduct medical assessments and examinations and produce concise reports for the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) as part of a successful integrated team.
Broad clinical experience in a discipline that requires history taking, examination and evaluation of clinical presentations is essential.
A medical practitioner who has, since full registration, consolidated their clinical skills with full post registration general experience, working primarily in patient facing roles dealing with a wide range of clinical conditions.
Full unconditional registration with the General Medical Council with a valid license to practice
Demonstrate maintenance of professional development to ensure successful re-licensing in accordance with the GMC code of professional conduct.
Valid UK drivers license
IT literate with experience of using a range of software
Highly developed oral and written communications skills and ability to successfully negotiate and respond to rapidly changing work environment