Specialist Practitioner - Approved Mental Health Practitioner
1 Lancaster Circus or various locations across the city
Working within the Out of Hours service. We have an exciting opportunity for a Specialist Practitioner AMHP’s with a minimum of 2 years relevant post qualification experience to work in Birmingham’s Out of Hours Service. You must be registered with the relevant regulatory body e.g. the Health and Care professional Council (SWE).
You will be providing services across Birmingham City Council and will fulfil the statutory duties of the Local authority working with our most vulnerable citizens of Birmingham, whilst adhering to the relevant legislation, policies and procedures. You will work as part of a supportive team covering the city at night alongside a range of partners.
BCC is committed to providing a variety of Continuing Professional Development, and reflective practice opportunities, this will include a well developed training programme, support groups and AMHP forums
You will be reliable, committed, have an excellent understanding of the law and related legislation, able to work with minimal supervision.
Time and a third will be paid for unsocial hours 8pm-6am, including weekends.
Any Informal enquiries please contact Lavern Newell, Team Manager 07885235144 or Joanne Lowe Team Manager 07766922353
For any informal enquires please contact Lavern Newell on 07885235144 or email Lavern.Newell@birmingham.gov.uk
A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be undertaken
Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non-UK applicants (excluding Ireland) may require a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must have an approved visa from the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) before any employment offer can be confirmed. Unless they are an EEA or Swiss citizen or their family members, already living in the UK by 31 December 2020, then they will need to apply to the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) instead