Approved Mental Health Practitioner

Posted 21 August 2023
Salary Up to £40.00 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Social Work
Contact NameWill Rock

Job description

Brent Borough Council is looking for a Social Worker to join their AMHP Team. This is a Locum Social Work role.

This is a locum social work post offering flexibility to work from home and in the office. The AMHP will be contributing to the AMHP rota, completing MCA assessments and working with Vulnerable Adults.

Benefits for you as a AMHP Social Worker:

  • Very competitive pay rate of £40.00 per hour
  • Autonomous role
  • Great opportunity to develop skills that are highly valued by employers
  • Parking available
  • Easily accessible by public transport or driving

Your responsibilities as a AMHP Social Worker:

  • Carry out Care Act 2014 assessments
  • Carry out MCA assessments
  • Undertake Section 42 enquires
  • Liaise with doctors and key agencies to ensure the best outcome for service users
  • Responsible for sectioning individuals if deemed necessary
  • Contributing to the AMHP rota
  • Dealing with vulnerable Adults that have Mental Health difficulties and may also have a background of substance misuse

Requirements of you as a AMHP Social Worker:

  • A recognised Social Work qualification (Degree/DipSW/CQSW)
  • A valid Social Work England registration
  • AMHP degree (AMHP warrant)

Location: Greater London, Brent

Umbrella pay rate: £40.00 per hour

PAYE payment options available also

Please follow the instructions on this website, or alternatively contact Will Rock on 074425 76909 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!