Location West Midlands
Job type Temporary
Salary £35 per hour
Reference 26983
Date posted February 03, 2021
Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status – Mental Health Services – Sandwell – Local Authority Services
Location: SANDWELL
Job Type: Temporary/Full Time

Maxxima are currently recruiting for Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status to fill a Temporary/Full Time role for Local Authority Services to fill a role in SANDWELL
We are looking for 3 enthusiastic Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status to join our Crisis Team.
It is an essential requirement that applicants will need to be a Social Work England Registered Social Worker in addition to being a Qualified Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP). Due to the nature of the post flexibility is required to work outside of normal working hours in order to manage crisis and the ability to travel long distances as required.
There will be an expectation to undertake shifts and on call as part of the 24/7 rota.

A comprehensive knowledge and application of the Mental Health Act and its interface with the Mental Capacity Act is essential, as is detailed knowledge of the Care Act 2014 and other relevant legislation. Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic work relating to the Mental Health Act will be the main priority.

Candidates need to have excellent safeguarding and risk management skills, a proven ability to manage mental health crisis situations, coupled with balancing a highly complex caseload.

The rate of pay is £35 per hour and £50.00 on call to the worker. Hours are 37 hours.

An Adults Enhanced Barring DBS will be required.
The pay rate for this Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status role is up to £35 per hour umbrella
If you are interested in this Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status please apply by clicking the apply button. If you’d like more details about this role, contact the Social Work team today – we always have time to take your call. If the role isn’t quite what you’re looking for, why not register with Maxxima today?
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