Approved Mental Health Practitioner or Best Interests Assessor

Recruiter
Liquid Personnel
Location
Nottinghamshire
Salary
35.00 GBP Hourly
Posted
05 Oct 2017
Closes
02 Nov 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMHP) or Best Interests Assessor (BIA) - Nottinghamshire - GBP35p/h

My client in Nottinghamshire is looking for either an Approved Mental Health Practitioner (AMHP) or Best Interests Assessor (BIA) to help relieve pressure on a busy service, where currently one of the practitioners does both.

Benefits of the AMHP or BIA position;

  • Good Payrate
  • Long Contract Length
  • Great Authority

As an AMHP or BIA you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring assessments are accurate and service users are able to self-direct the assessment process and make informed decisions
  • Effective crisis intervention work
  • Good IT skills
  • Able to work independently and within a team
  • Possessing effective time organization and management
  • Using professional experience to make decisions that uphold autonomy whilst recognizing the social work role for safe intervention
  • Playing a role within a range of multi agency teams to ensure co-ordinated, appropriate assessments and support that remain person-centred and enable users to maintain their independence
  • Using legislation, guidance and reflective social work practice to ensure that key concepts and theories in social work are utilized to ensure the best possible outcomes for vulnerable adults.
  • Undertaking challenging and high risk assessments
  • Relevant legislation's

An an AMHP or BIA, you MUST be;

  • HCPC registered
  • AMHP Warranted or BIA Qualified
  • Eligible to work in the UK
  • A full UK license holder

Why Liquid Personnel?

  • Discounts on groceries, clothing and many high street stores with "My Liquid Rewards"
  • Free DBS and compliance service
  • Access to exclusive roles that aren't available from other agencies
  • Your own dedicated consultant with extensive social work knowledge
  • Access to a wide selection of social work positions across the UK
  • Networking opportunities at numerous candidate events
  • "Refer a Friend" bonus - get GBP200 for each social worker you refer who we successfully place
  • "Find your own job" bonus - get GBP250 for bringing your own position to us
  • Twice weekly payroll
  • Free social work training events and CPD webinars

Liquid Personnel is an equal opportunities employer. Liquid Personnel Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.