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Unum Group

Registered Nurse

Reigate, United Kingdom

Job Posting End Date: March 29

Who are we?

We are Unum - one of the UK's leading employee benefits providers.

We've been around for 50 years, currently protecting over 1.7 million people, providing security and peace of mind to individuals and their families.

With a Fortune 500, US parent company, we're part of highly successful global organisation, sharing ideas and innovations across teams to create a collaborative work environment. We're transforming our business, and we're keen to increase our digital capabilities to evolve the way we work and optimise opportunities for growth.

The role

What will you be doing?
Registered Nurse/ Insurance Nurse Specialist or Occupational Therapist

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Dorking or Basingstoke
Hybrid
2 days per week in office
£39,000 - £45,000

What will you bring?

We are a leader in employee benefits, protecting over 2 million people, creating security and peace of mind to individuals & families.

Our Registered Nurses provide timely, expert and professional medical information to our Claims Teams and other areas of the company as appropriate. They provide interpretation to assist in our risk assessment and the claims management processes. To be successful in this position you will:

  • Be a Registered General Nurse (NMC) or Occupational Therapist (HCPC) with diverse experience (e.g. within different disciplines, specialities, disability assessment or Occupational Health).
  • Be able to analyse and interpret complex verbal & non-verbal medical information.
  • Be able to explain medical conditions, terminology providing recovery expectations to both medical & non-medical colleagues, so that they are able to make informed decisions.
  • Strong communication skills both verbally and in written format including report writing skills.
  • Apply medical knowledge to determine functional capacity through assessment of medical and other data related to impairment, regarding accuracy of diagnoses, treatment plans, duration guidelines, and prognosis.
  • Undertake contact calls to claimants to assist in expediting claims decisions. Establish current medical and functional situation whilst addressing relevant questions where identified by the claims assessor, and request any relevant medical evidence where required.
  • Manage a caseload of referrals and prioritise workload
  • Work autonomously and collaboratively as a team.
  • Undertake detailed and in-depth file reviews when required which answer the questions posed by the claims assessor focusing on identifying functional restrictions and limitations along with recovery expectations.
  • Undertake mortality assessments in order to input for calculation of settlement offers.

The successful Nurse/Occupational Therapist can expect:

  • Full training
  • Generous Bonus
  • DC pension scheme
  • Life, medical and income Insurance
  • Access to remote GP, nutrition coaching, personal training, unlimited mental health support and medical 2nd opinion
  • 27 days holiday with the option to buy and sell holiday up to 5 days (plus Bank Holidays)
  • Monday - Friday working hours only (no weekends)

Our Registered Nurses are known internally as Insurance Nurse Specialists and previous successful applicants have been from backgrounds within the NHS, functional assessment, Armed Forces and Insurance.

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Why join us?

Our culture!

We aim to be the most inclusive, diverse and socially responsible company in the employee benefits market. With an agile and flexible way of working, we want to be a place where people aspire to work and where everyone can be themselves.

What will you get in return?

We are passionate about our employee health and wellbeing and providing work-life balance that suits you.

Our benefits include a discretionary bonus, 24/7 health support services (including a remote GP), income protection, health cash plan, 27 days annual leave, opportunity to participate in charitable events and more.

However you see your future career, we'll support and challenge you to be your best with a wealth of learning and development opportunities.

If you need assistance and/or reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to careersuk@unum.co.uk.

Company:
Unum UK

Client-provided location(s): Dorking, UK
Job ID: Unum_Group-761313819
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • On-Site Gym
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Family Support Resources
  • Work Flexibility

    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Casual Dress
    • Company Outings
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Volunteer Time Off
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Financial Counseling
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Shadowing Opportunities
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Leadership Training Program
    • Associate or Rotational Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)