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Medical Doctor Functional Assessor

Merco Medical Staffing

Job title:

Medical Doctor Functional Assessor


Merco Medical Staffing

Job description

  • Salary: £72,000
  • Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, Part-Time Available
  • Office and home based working.

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

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.

To apply, please upload your CV online, email [email protected] or call 0203 845 1844

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Job date

Wed, 10 Jan 2024 23:04:09 GMT

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