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Approved Mental Health Practitioner - AMHP

Job Type:
Social Work
Adult Services, Mental Health
Senior Social Worker
South Wales
Isle Of Wight
£49.98 per hour
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Approved Mental Health Practitioner - AMHP - Isle Of Wight - £49.98 p/h    
Isle Of Wight are currently looking for a Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMHP) to join their Adults Service. Applicants need to be qualified AMHPS with some practice experience in the role. Applicants also need to be experienced in mental health social work working within the legal framework of the Care Act 2014.   

Benefits of the role as a Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMHP):
  • Good length of contract with possible extensions
  • Supportive team and management
  • Flexible work patterns
  • Help with accommodation where possible
As an AMHP you will be responsible for;  
  • Ensuring assessments are accurate and service users are able to self-direct the assessment process and make informed decisions       
  • Effective crisis intervention work     
  • Good IT skills
  • Able to work independently and within a team
  • Possessing effective time organization and management
  • Using professional experience to make decisions that uphold autonomy whilst recognizing the social work role for safe intervention   
  • Playing a role within a range of multi agency teams to ensure co-ordinated, appropriate assessments and support that remain person-centred and enable users to maintain their independence   
  • Using legislation, guidance and reflective social work practice to ensure that key concepts and theories in social work are utilized to ensure the best possible outcomes for vulnerable adults.  
As an AMHP you should have:
  • AMHP qualification
  • Experience working in an adult social work post qualified role 
  • Fair Access to Care Services knowledge
  • Experience of completing reviews and assessments 
  • Involvement in handling complex caseloads
  • Familiarity of the mental capacities act
  • HCPC registeration
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
 Why Liquid Personnel?

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Free DBS and compliance service
Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies  
Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
“Refer a Friend” bonus - get £200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place
“Find your own job” bonus – get £250 for bringing your own position to us
Twice weekly payroll
Free social work training events and CPD webinars
Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. 

Contact Details:
Tel: 0161 235 6981
Contact: Sam Hamilton

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