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MENTAL HEALTH SOCIAL WORKER

Location
London
Salary
£33,418 to £44,860
Job Type
Contract
Posted
20 Nov 2021


Pay Grade: MHSW

Pay: £33,418 - £44,860 per annum

Contract Type: Fixed Term/ Secondment Contract (12 Months)

About Haringey:

Haringey Council is looking to appoint a Mental Health Social Worker (MHSW) to join the centralized Duty AMHP Hub with the Barnet, Enfield & Haringey Mental Health Trust based at St Ann's Hospital, Tottenham, N15 3TH.

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Haringey is one of London's liveliest and most culturally diverse neighbourhoods with an array of restaurants - including award-wining kebab houses, late-night international grocery shops, bars clubs .

In addition to shopping and eateries there are cinemas in Wood Green and there is the revamped Tottenham Green and the Spurs stadium.

Haringey is also home to no fewer than 25 Green Flag Award winning parks, perfect for a relaxing time out.

Your new role:

You will be on the centralized AMHP rota as least three days a week as part of the duty AMHP team providing continuity to the service, working closely with the Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team, with health care colleagues/care coordinators, S12 Drs , Responsible Clinicians on wards in BEH, specialist, private & out of borough hospitals.

Your role will be to liaise with Nearest Relatives, carers and carry out Mental Health Act assessments on service users of all age groups.

Regular group & individual supervision will be provided and regular AMHP forums held .

For Further Information:

Contact: .uk

Closing Date: Sunday, 28th November 2021

The London Borough of Haringey offers a supportive and dynamic environment to work in, where ongoing professional development and support is provided and encouraged at all levels of experience.

In addition, Haringey offers a wide range of attractive benefits including Flexible Working, Season Ticket & Bike Loans, Health & Dental Plans, Childcare Vouchers and other Staff Discounts to major stores, local leisure centers and gyms.

In order to be successful in this role, you must have:-
  • A previous/existing AMHP warrant
  • HCPC membership
  • Knowledge of mental health treatments and interventions.
  • Thorough knowledge of the Mental Health Act and Mental capacity Act
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced demanding centralized AMHP Hub.
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Details

  • Job Reference: 427164688-2
  • Date Posted: 20 November 2021
  • Employer: Haringey Council
    Haringey Council
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £33,418 to £44,860
  • Sector: Mental Health, Other, Social Worker
  • Job Type: Contract