Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP)

Location Lambeth
Job type Contract
Salary £36 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
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Reference 169736

Sanctuary Personnel, a committed and competitive recruitment agency is currently looking for an experienced and dedicated Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) to fill a full-time role based in Lambeth.

The pay rate for this AMHP job is £36 per hour (Assignment rate) and is an initial 1-month contract.


  • Working together with the multi-disciplinary team to holistically assess and provide crisis interventions to adults with mental health difficulties
  • Participate on the Centralised AMHP rota

Requirements of the AMHP:

  • Degree or equivalent within Mental Health Nursing (RMN trained)
  • NMC registration and a valid live pin
  • Be fully qualified as a social worker with experience of working with multi-disciplinary adult mental health services
  • Applicants do not need to be practicing as AMHPs currently but must have done so within the past 5 years
  • Have current experience of working under the Care Act, Mental Health Act and Mental Capacity Act

Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel:

  • Daily payroll
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive mental health nursing knowledge
  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place
  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Clinical governance support
  • In house payroll system
  • Revalidation
  • Industry-leading shift booking system
  • Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands


This AMHP job is advertised by Ashley McSheen; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements.

As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award.

Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI).

With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process.

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.