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

Job Description

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).

The role:

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.

Key Responsibilities:

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.

Applicant Requirements:

* 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.

Working with Seven Social Care:

We have been helping social care professionals find exciting new roles for almost a decade, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with over 300 five-star reviews, multiple awards and amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, however, we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please visit our website where our amazing candidate support team will be more than happy to help.

Ref: 46788

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