Approved Mental Health Practitioner AMHP

Eden Brown Synergy
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
My client has a fantastic opportunity for an experienced AMHP to join their team in a well established Local Authority in West London

The Approved Mental Health Professional job involves exercising functions under the Mental Health Act 1983 and making informed and reasoned decisions about individuals with mental disorders. You will lead interventions that decide whether individuals should be sanctioned for their own safety, or for safety of others. You will be conducting AMHP assessments and working on duty. As an Approved Mental Health Professional you will be responsible for ensuring that the human and civil rights of a person being detained under the Mental Health Act are respected and upheld.

It is essential that you have a professional Social Work qualification (BA Social Work, DipSW or CQSW) and are registered with the HCPC. You must be approved to act as an AMHP by a Local Social Services Authority in England and you need to have duty and AMHP assessment experience.
In return my client is offering a full time position minimum of 3 months paying £36.00 per hour Ltd.

If you are interested in this Approved Mental Health Professional - AMHP job in West London please call (Apply online only) and ask to speak with Ian Athol for more details.

Alternatively please send in an up to date CV

Don't forget...Eden Brown Synergy offers a £200 referral bonus for Social Workers. If this role isn't for you but you know someone suitable, ask them to get in touch. £200 could be on it's way to you!

Your expert recruitment consultant is Ian Athol, call today on (Apply online only) or email

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