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AMHP - Community Mental Health Team

  • Salary: Up to £36 per hour
  • Location: London
  • Date posted: 23-12-2020
  • Sector: Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: J911_1608741453

A West London Borough is looking for an Approved Mental Health Practitioner to join their CMHT Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

The ideal Social Worker will have recent experience in a Mental Health setting. 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 Practitioner:

  • Pay rate of up to £36.00 per hour
  • Flexible working available
  • Easily commutable via car or public transport
  • A stable contract due to the demand of the service
  • The opportunity to further enhance your CV

Your responsibilities as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner:

  • Implement safeguarding procedures in a community setting
  • Undertake adult assessments and support planning in accordance with the Care Act (2014)
  • Working on the AMPH rota
  • Work in partnership with other connected services
  • Practice Under the Mental Health Act (MHA) 1983 (2007)
  • Create care plans that fit the needs of each individual service user

Requirements of you as an Approved Mental Health Practitioner:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • Have competent knowledge and experience of Mental Health work

Location: West London

Pay rate: £36.00 per hour

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

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