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Adults Mental Health Practitioner. Job in Suffolk Care Jobs

£40.00 Per Hour
Job Type
10 Jun 2022
Sirona Medical's Social Work Department are recruiting for Adults Mental Health Practitioner

There are 3 separate AMHP daytime rotas: West, North and East.

The role of the AMHP agency worker will be to be a full time participant on either rota as specified, 5 days per week.
To liaise with NSFT, GP's and other key partner agencies to develop and maintain multi-disciplinary and inter-agency working. To provide a high quality comprehensive assessment for Service Users, involving as appropriate the views and input from Nearest Relatives, carers, service providers and partner agencies

To work closely with the Triage AMHP, Bed management Team, Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team, and where appropriate carry out joint assessments and consider admission to hospital either formally or informally, or refer / signpost to alternative least restrictive alternatives to admission including D2A offers within the county.

The main contacts of the post will be other AMHPs on the duty rota, AMHP candidates, care co-ordinators, Drs on the S12 rota and local teams, Team Managers, Senior Trust & Local Authority Managers, Legal services, Police, Local Authority Staff, independent and voluntary sector organisations, Service Providers, service users, their relatives, carers and members of the public.

To apply for this role you must have:

A relevant Social Work qualification (BA/MA Social Work/DipSW or equivalent)
Social Work England Registered
Be eligible to work within the UK
Be a car driver and have access to a vehicle Contact the Social Work Department on (phone number removed) or email (url removed)
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  • Job Reference: 621227011-2
  • Date Posted: 10 June 2022
  • Employer: Sirona Medical Ltd
    Sirona Medical Ltd
  • Location: Suffolk
  • Salary: £40.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other
  • Job Type: Contract