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AMHP/ senior social worker

  • Salary: Up to £38 per hour
  • Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • Date posted: 26-07-2018
  • Sector: Local Authority, Social Care, Social Work
  • Job type: Contract
  • Job reference: HQ00003662_1532596522

Cambridge county council are looking for an experienced AMHP (approved mental health practitioner) to join their team. The successful AMHP will be covering the area of Cambridge and Peterborough. The role will include AMHP duty and supporting the less experienced staff within the team. It has a great contract length accompanying it.

What are the benefits of the role:

  • Excellent pay rate of £38.00 per hour
  • The chance of Temp to Permanent for the right candidate
  • A beautiful setting for work
  • A long stable contract for the foreseeable future

What responsibilities will you hold:

  • To provide supervision, training and feedback to staff.
  • Deputise for the Team Manager when required.
  • Management of a small, complex caseload.
  • To carry out statutory functions under the Mental Health Act 1983.
  • Provision of support for people in crisis.

What requirements does the client have:

  • An appropriate qualification (Degree or equivalent)
  • 2 years post qualifying experience
  • Qualified AMHP
  • Experience working on a duty AMHP rota

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

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