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Social Worker – South East – AMHP

Liquid Personnel are recruiting for an experienced and enthusiastic Approved Mental Health Practitioner (Social Work qualified) to join a busy team in the South East.

As a successful AMHP, you will be required to a team player, with the ability to work individually when required, in a variance of locations such as hospital and community.

What’s in it for you as a AMHP Social Worker?

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

Your main responsibilities as a AMHP Social Worker include:

  • Participate in daily morning team meetings and contribute to these and partake in the duty rota, and other tasks as directed by the Lead Practitioner.
  • Undertake preventative and supportive work with other teams in the community that will support reduce detentions to hospital.
  • Have knowledge of local resources and provide a casework service for clients in the department’s care or referred by outside agencies using a recovery focused model and be aware of alternatives to hospital admission and least restrictive options for individuals.
  • Keep up to date records of visits / assessments undertaken, completing reports on electronic records using local protocols in consultation with their senior.
  • Submit Court reports, attend Court if needed and complete all statutory forms as appropriate within agreed timelines.
  • Experience of community mental health risk assessment (including identifying any Safeguarding Children/safeguarding adult issues) and following appropriate procedures to address these.
  • Assist in meeting the requirements of mental health legislation, departmental policy, and locally agreed procedures.

What we are looking for in a AMHP Social Worker:

  • 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 *

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.



Social Worker – South East – AMHP

Job details
Sector: Social work
Location: South East England
Salary: £30 - £32 phr
Type: Temporary