Mental Health Social Worker - with AMHP status

Location
Sandwell, West Midlands
Salary
£34,788 - £39,782 per annum
Posted
04 Jun 2019
Closes
17 Jun 2019
Ref
SAND000003977
Job role
Social Worker
Contract Type
Full time

We are looking for 2 enthusiastic Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status to join our growing team.

It is an essential requirement that applicants will need to be a HCPC Registered Social Worker in addition to being a Qualified Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP).      

Due to the nature of the post flexibility is required to work outside of normal working hours in order to manage crisis and the ability to travel long distances as required. A comprehensive knowledge and application of the Mental Health Act and its interface with the Mental Capacity Act is essential, as is detailed knowledge of the Care Act 2014 and other relevant legislation.  

If you have excellent safeguarding and  risk management skills, a proven ability to manage mental health crisis situations,  coupled with balancing an highly complex caseload, please submit an application. This should include an outline of how you meet the requirements of the post and personnel specification.

Positions Available

1 x 37 hours per week

1 x 18.5 hours per week

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible.

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