AMHP - Centralised AMHP Service

Posted 10 November 2022
Salary Up to £36.00 per hour
Job type Contract
DisciplineSocial Work
Contact NameKatherine Scoggins

Job description

A Local Authority in South London is looking for an Approved Mental Health Professional to join their Centralised AMHP Service. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have extensive experience in an AMHP position. The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently with little supervision.

Benefits for you as an Approved Mental Health Professional:

  • Excellent pay rate from £36.00 per hour
  • No case holding responsibilities
  • Immediate availability
  • The opportunity to further enhance your CV and skillset

Your responsibilities as an Approved Mental Health Professional:

  • Carry out all duties in line with policies and procedures in place
  • Completing assessments/ reports under the Mental Health Act (MHA) 1983 (2007)
  • Carry out emergency community visits
  • Utilise an understanding of both Adult and children legislation
  • Work cohesively with connected services

Requirements of you as an Approved Mental Health Professional:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of AMHP work
  • A valid UK driving licence and car is essential to this role

Location: Southwark, South London

Umbrella pay rate: from £36.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Katherine Scoggins on 0118 948 5555 or email for further details and please do be sure to leave your contact details

If this role isn't what you are looking for, but you are looking to make a move within Social Work, get in touch, as we have many other opportunities!