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Advanced Mental Health Practitioner- Adult Emergency Duty Team

  • Salary: £30 per hour
  • Location: Lancashire
  • Date posted: 17-05-2017
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00001943_1495016239

An exciting new post has become available within the adults Emergency Duty Team for a motivated Advanced Mental Health Practitioner (AMPH).

Lancashire council has a Pride scheme in place to recognise colleagues who are doing exceptional jobs and go the extra mile. An exciting time for the council's social work team who have made ambitious improvements which reflects in their improved OFSTED result which is now good. This locum social worker role comes with a competitive pay rate of £30+ with room for negotiation based on previous experience and higher rates for weekends and bank holidays.

The ideal candidate will hold an AMPH qualification as well as having some experience in mental health. This Advanced Mental Health Practitioner role also involves determining and implementing methods of intervention and contributing to high quality assessments and protection plans for individuals. Further roles and responsibilites for this role can be discussed further.

Requirements for this Advanced Mental Health Practitioner role:

  • Minimum 2 years' post qualification experience
  • HCPC Registered
  • Enhanced DBS on the update service
  • Social Work Qualification

Please note: Unfortunately, due to the nature of the role, newly qualified social workers will not be considered at this stage

This is a truly rewarding opportunity for an Advanced Mental Health Practitioner to progress in their career. Closing date is Friday 19th May so please apply now to be considered!

If you're not looking for work but have a friend in mind who would be great candidate? Earn £250 from our referral scheme by alerting them to this position!