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Qualified Social Worker - Adult's Mental Health Team

Job Title: Qualified Social Worker - Adult's Mental Health Team
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Essex
Salary: £32 per hour
REF: BenSHC8678567
Contact Name: Liam Murphy
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

We are currently looking for a Qualified Social Worker - Adult's Mental Health Team to work with one of our clients based in Waltham Forest You will be working for the council.

Monday - Friday 

Shift Times may vary

Temp contract 

Pay rates paying up to £32ph

Job Purpose

  • We require an experienced social worker to join our Integrated Community Mental Health team for Older People.  You must have experience of working with older people. An AMHP qualification is desirable. 

Key Responsibilites

  • To practice as an Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP), including participating on the Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP) rota which will take place in a variety of settings including assessments in the community, s136 suites, police stations and hospitals. Assessments are undertaken for those experiencing a mental disorder of a nature or degree regardless of age.
  • Where an application for detention into hospital is deemed necessary and the AMHP is satisfied that such an application ought to be made in respect of the individual. Such applications to admit formally into hospital require the completion of statutory documentation. While both informal and detained admissions necessitate the completion of an AMHP assessment report. As part of the assessment process an AMHP is required consult and consider the wishes expressed by the patient and relatives as well as any involved professionals in the delivery of the individual’s care. While there are specific requirements under Mental Health legislation relating to consultation within the nearest relative.

4Recruitment Services is a specialist recruitment agency for Qualified Social Workers and HealthCare Professionals. We offer:

  • An excellent referral scheme of £250 for each successfully placed referral
  • HCPC certified complimentary training
  • 24 hour one on one specialist social work consultant based within your geographical area
  • Our own dedicated payroll support ensuring you get the full benefits of your payment

Recruitment is done in line with safe recruitment practices. 4Recruitment Services is an equal opportunities employer.

To discuss this vacancy or other Social Work vacancies in your area please contact Ben Smith on