Social Worker with Adult Mental Health Professional Status
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: £37,306- £40,057 per annum
Working Pattern: Please see advert text
Advertised By: Leicester City Council
Post Number: SB025A/ 0118AW/ EXT
Job Category: Social Care - Adult Service
Advert End Date: 22 April 2018
Full Time, Permanent.
We are looking for Approved Mental Health Professionals to join our AMHP service. We have vacancies within our Full Time AMHP team and within our Emergency Duty Team. We wish to recruit people who can bring a clear social care perspective and strong social work values to these challenging posts. In return we will support you with all the resources needed including responsive line management, individual and team development opportunities and the support of an experienced and high performing team.
The AMHP service undertakes assessments under the Mental Health Act, and the out of office hours team is also responsible for ensuring that vulnerable adults at risk of neglect or abuse are safe.
Working pattern will be as follows:
Emergency duty team- 1 x Full Time post (on a rota to cover)
Friday 4pm – Monday 8.30 am
Monday – Friday 4.30 pm – 8.30 am
AMHP team- 1 x Full Time post
If you have a social work qualification and Approved Mental Health Professional status – documentary evidence of both will be needed along with a current HCPC registration, then we would love to hear from you.
Under the Equality Act 2010, Schedule 9 Part 1 requires National Care Minimum Standards apply so Applicants must be aged 23
In order to be considered for this role please provide your up to date CV and a Supporting Statement on your AMHP experience to Sarah Morris on Sarah.Morris@leicester.gov.uk
Before you apply please familiarise yourself with the attached Job Summary & Person Specification documents.
Please ensure you provide an email address as this is our preferred method of contact