AMHP - Community Mental Health Team

A London Authority in East London 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 extensive experience in an AMHP position.

The key to success in this role is to be able to start the contract confidently and provide advice and guidance to those in the team.

Benefits for you as an Approved Mental Health Professional:

  • Home and flexible working available

  • Immediate availability

  • 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 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 and the Team Manager to ensure the highest quality service is given to the community

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 Mental Health and AMHP work

  • A valid UK Driving Licence and car is essential to this role

Location: East London

Pay rate: £34.00 (negotiable)

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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