Approved Mental Health Senior Practitioner - Adults

Posted 05 June 2024
Salary Up to £34.00 per hour
Job type Temporary
Discipline Social Work & Care
ContactRyan Stewart

Job description

Opus People Solutions on behalf of Walsall Council have an exciting opportunity for and Mental Health Senior Practitioner for Adults to join there Team.

This role will be hybrid and will be 37 hours a week over 7 days.

We are seeking an AMHP / Senior Practitioner to join our current AMHP Hub within Walsall. The hub operates a 24 hour service across the week, 365 days per year. You will work on a rota system which is supported by other AMHP who are based within the locality and mental health teams.

This job role will be:

You will need to demonstrate an excellent working knowledge and understanding the Mental Health Act, The Mental Capacity Act, The Children Act and The Care Act. You will be expected to undertake Mental health Act Assessments and planned work such as CTO's.

You will be expected to contribute towards the ongoing learning and development of staff and students across Adult Social Care.

You will be able to demonstrate current AMHP status and be prepared to become authorised to act on behalf of Walsall Adult Social Care.

This post is covered by the Government's Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for Public Sector Workers.

If you have over 3 years experience as a Practitioner and experience in Mental Health and this is the role for you then we would love to hear from you.