Social Worker - AMHP

Location Brixton, Greater London, England
Job type Contract
Salary £35 per hour
Contact Ashley McSheen
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Reference 160383

Sanctuary Personnel, an innovative and committed recruitment agency is currently looking for a dedicated and experienced Social Worker to work based in Lambeth, as an Approved Mental Health Professional.

The pay rate for this locum Social Worker role is £35 per hour (Assignment rate) and is a 1-month contract.

Lambeth is one of the first areas in the country to have developed and implemented alliance working and the work continues with the development of the Living Well Network Alliance, which is responsible for transforming the way that working age adult mental health services are delivered in Lambeth to realise the vision that “Every citizen, whatever their abilities or disabilities, can flourish, contribute to society and lead the life they want to lead”.

Main Duties:

  • Work 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 Social Worker:

  • Degree or equivalent in social work.

  • Current Social Work England registration.

  • Previous experience within frontline social work, including experience of working with multi-disciplinary adult mental health services.

  • Applicants do not need to be currently practicing as AMHPs 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 social work knowledge

  • Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place after 100 hours of work has been completed

  • Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us

  • Clinical governance support with a specialist safeguarding team

  • In-house payroll system

  • Free digital copy of the Social Work News Magazine

This Social Worker 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.