211162627 – RGN Functional Assessor – Edinburgh – Permanent

Job Description

Category: Medical/Pharmaceutical/Scientific

Full Time – 2020-07-23 17:15:53
Registered General Nurse, Functional Assessor – Health and Disability Assessments Location: Edinburgh Starting Salary: £38,760 + comprehensive benefits package Hours: Monday to Friday, Full-time (37.5 hours) Benefits including NMC fee reimbursement, re-validation support, private healthcare, matched contribution pension and 25 days of annual leave with option to buy or sell additional leave. Experienced Registered Nurse required If you are looking to push your Nursing career in a new direction, to learn and develop, to predict your working hours and for an exciting and challenging role outside of the NHS then please continue reading. We are working with our client who is a global expert in health and disability, and occupational health assessments. They have asked Merco to support their Nursing recruitment nationwide with jobs which enable Nurses to use their medical knowledge and clinical skills in the different area of medical assessment. Role overview – Registered General Nurse- Functional Assessor *You will meet customers and complete a comprehensive face to face assessment, then type a report which is reviewed by the government to enable an informed decision about benefit entitlement *Annually reviewed salary with opportunities to develop your portfolio career with a new specialism *Assessments both in the local assessment centre and community *Nurses train in a variety of benefits, including complex needs and varied report formats *Once accredited, following training you will work autonomously with opportunities to progress your career *Excellent induction and full training academy from day 1 of employment *Excellent communication skills and word processing are essential for this talking/listening and report writing role Role requirements *1 year minimum nursing experience post-registration *Full, unconditional registration with the NMC *Excellent verbal, word processed and written communication skills *Eligibility to live and work in the UK *Up to date, evidenced CPD portfolio and appraisal Why Merco? Merco have 16 years’ clinical staffing experience – we only work with specialist and experienced clinicians providing work across the health and social care sector. We have excellent permanent and locum opportunities for Nurses and AHPs. Next step If you are interested in discovering more about this or any other permanent or locum roles, please get in touch by applying online.