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AMHP - Assessment and Liaison

Job Type:
Social Work
Mental Health
Senior Social Worker
£35 per hour
Job Ref:

AMHP - Assessment and Liaison - Croydon - £35 per hour 
My client in Croydon is looking for an Approved Mental Health Practitioner to fulfil a health funded post on a long term basis.  

In this role, you will provide a high quality service fulfilling statutory duties under the Mental Health Act. As a AMHP as well as specific assessments and interventions under the MHA, you would work to support the coordination of AMHP work in both the daytime service and the Emergency Duty Team.

Benefits as a AMHP:
  • Long Term Contract 
  • Great Pay Rate 
  • Accessible Location 
Responsibilities as a Approved Mental Health Practitioner:
  • Worked on rota basis as an AMHP, within the legal Requirements, and guidelines of the Mental Health Act 1983 as amended in 2007, Code of Practice, Mental Capacity Act 2005
  • Best interest assessment
  • Took referrals and carrying out Mental Health Act
  • Assessments, made applications under the MHA, SCT as and when appropriate 
  • Conveyed patients to hospital
  • Made applications, attending Magistrate courts for the purpose of obtaining appropriate warrants when required  
  • Part of the initiative 'recovery model of care' which encourages people to integrate, participate, and be 'valued' part of their communities
  • Built on strengths, developed education and employment interests with realistic expectations  
  • Encouraged promotion and self-management which prepares people for when they were ready for their recovery journeys
You MUST be:
  • HCPC registered
  • Eligible to work in the UK
Why Liquid Personnel?
  • New ‘Faster Pay’ service getting you paid more quickly 
  • Twice weekly payroll 
  • 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
  • “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 *
For more information please contact

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. * Terms and conditions apply to our bonus schemes  

Contact Details:
Tel: 0207 046 6206
Contact: Jordan Howard

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