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Approved Mental Health Practitioner - Adults

Job Type:
Temporary
Sector:
Social Work
Category:
Adult Services, Mental Health, Adult Safeguarding
Seniority:
Substance Misuse Practitioner
Region:
London
Location:
Sutton, London
Salary:
£33 to £38 per hour
Salary Description:
£33 - £38 per hour
Posted:
20/04/2021
Job Ref:
LDA-132302

Approved Mental Health Practitioner - Adults - Sutton - £33 to £38 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Mental Health Social Worker to work as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner in Sutton.

As a successful AMHP you will provide a high-quality, responsive 24-hour service to people with mental health needs requiring assessment under the Mental Health Act.

Benefits as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner include:

* Flexible working available
* Long term contract
* Supportive team and management
* Progression opportunities

Duties as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner include:

* Coordinate and undertake Mental Health Act assessments in a variety of settings, including hospital and community settings.
* Liaise with partners and stakeholders, such as health colleagues and the police.
* Have a substantial working knowledge of all relevant Mental Health Act and Social Care legislation and Codes of Practice.
* Have a robust knowledge of mental health conditions and treatments, and approaches to social work intervention.
* Show a sound understanding of the Care Programme Approach.
* The ability to work flexibly with limited resources and within a multi-disciplinary environment whilst ensuring that the underpinning principles of the law are maintained, and legalities adhered to.

Requirements as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner include:

* Social Work England registration
* Eligible to work in the UK
* Hold a full UK licence
* Post-qualified experience
* Degree level or equivalent in Social Work

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
* Free access to Liquid's exclusive social work training and CPD portal
* 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 swapplications@liquidpersonnel.com

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 167 6809
Contact: London Adults Division

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