Social Worker/Approved Mental Health Professional
Kensington and Chelsea, London, Greater London, England
- £ 30 - 30 Per hour
- Full time
- Job level
- Deputy Manager / Senior Staff, Qualified (non-manager)
- 31 Jul 2020
- 28 Aug 2020
Seven Social Care are looking for a temporary Social Worker/AMHP to work in Kensington and Chelsea. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying £30.00 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).
To provide a social work service to people with mental health problems, including care coordination and case management. To carry out the statutory duties of an Approved Mental Health Professional under the Mental Health Act, where qualified to do so. The role of recognising the importance of civil liberties and balancing them with the relevant regulations/other laws as a professional dilemma is part of this role under the Mental Health Act and other relevant legislation.
Contributing towards the borough's duty system of managing Mental Health Act requests, referrals and assessments in order to meet service demands; specifically to be present on duty as the rota requires, and to carry out other MHA assessments as directed;
To take responsibility for maintaining key competencies as stipulated in the statutory regulations for AMHPs 2008;
To have a valid professional registration with the Health and Care Professionals Council and adhere to relevant code of professional conduct;
To ensure the minimum mandatory AMHP-related training is undertaken as per regulations of the role of the AMHP.
* Qualifications: Degree approved by Social Work England.
* Experience: 2+ years working with adults as a qualified Social Worker in the UK.
* Compliance: Up to date SWE registration and DBS.
* Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
* Hours: 36 hours p/w.
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