Social Worker AMHP


Social Worker AMHP - Community Mental Health Team
REQ00942
Address - South Locality CMHT, Brookheys, 2a Craven Drive, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 5JF
Salary - £32,878 - £34,788 per annum plus AMHP allowance
Salary Grade - Band 8
Job Type – Social Care
Job Category – Adult Services
Working Pattern - Full Time
Working Hours - 36.25 hours (some weekend and bank holiday working) Part Time & Job Share considered
Contract Type - Permanent
Closing date – 16th June 2019 at 23.59
Interview date - To be confirmed

Trafford are looking to recruit two AMHP or experienced social workers willing to complete AMHP training to join our team. Working within the Adults Community Mental Health Team in Trafford, you will be based in a fully integrated multi-disciplinary team managed by Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and will work alongside colleagues from nursing, occupational therapy and medical backgrounds.

You will be a skilled and reflective social work practitioner with demonstrable experience of working with severe mental illness in a community setting.

You will care co-ordinate a caseload of service users with mental health needs; assess new referrals including safeguarding and vulnerable adult referrals; and actively contribute to a multidisciplinary approach to the management of the health and social care needs of the users of our service. You will be familiar with the CPA process and report writing for Mental Health Review Tribunals. The role will include AMHP duties and being part of the AMHP rota (if qualified).

You will be joining a highly supportive and motivated team with a strong commitment to learning and practice development. You will be given regular clinical and managerial supervision.

Trafford recognises the importance of staff health and wellbeing and offer a number of initiatives for staff including health and wellbeing events, mindfulness, running & walking groups and health and wellbeing events.

o Benefits
o Pension
o Home Technology Scheme
o Car Lease Scheme
o Cycle to Work scheme
o Simply Healthcare
o Employee Discount Scheme - 'Perks at Work'

Trafford the place - Trafford continues to be one of the best places to live, in the country. According to statistics, the borough scores highly in terms of recycling, education, employment and crime reduction, and has a reputation of being one of the safest places to live in Greater Manchester.

Trafford has some of the best schools in the country; it also has excellent transport links and is globally recognised for its, sport, culture and leisure interests.

Please contact Donna Holt South Locality Manager on 0161 357 1340 or Donna.Holt@gmmh.nhs.uk for an informal discussion.

Job Description/ Person Specification.pdf

To apply click here

Location
Brookheys
 

Social Worker AMHP - Community Mental Health Team
REQ00942
Address - South Locality CMHT, Brookheys, 2a Craven Drive, Altrincham, Cheshire, WA14 5JF
Salary - £32,878 - £34,788 per annum plus AMHP allowance
Salary Grade - Band 8
Job Type – Social Care
Job Category – Adult Services
Working Pattern - Full Time
Working Hours - 36.25 hours (some weekend and bank holiday working) Part Time & Job Share considered
Contract Type - Permanent
Closing date – 16th June 2019 at 23.59
Interview date - To be confirmed

Trafford are looking to recruit two AMHP or experienced social workers willing to complete AMHP training to join our team. Working within the Adults Community Mental Health Team in Trafford, you will be based in a fully integrated multi-disciplinary team managed by Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust and will work alongside colleagues from nursing, occupational therapy and medical backgrounds.

You will be a skilled and reflective social work practitioner with demonstrable experience of working with severe mental illness in a community setting.

You will care co-ordinate a caseload of service users with mental health needs; assess new referrals including safeguarding and vulnerable adult referrals; and actively contribute to a multidisciplinary approach to the management of the health and social care needs of the users of our service. You will be familiar with the CPA process and report writing for Mental Health Review Tribunals. The role will include AMHP duties and being part of the AMHP rota (if qualified).

You will be joining a highly supportive and motivated team with a strong commitment to learning and practice development. You will be given regular clinical and managerial supervision.

Trafford recognises the importance of staff health and wellbeing and offer a number of initiatives for staff including health and wellbeing events, mindfulness, running & walking groups and health and wellbeing events.

o Benefits
o Pension
o Home Technology Scheme
o Car Lease Scheme
o Cycle to Work scheme
o Simply Healthcare
o Employee Discount Scheme - 'Perks at Work'

Trafford the place - Trafford continues to be one of the best places to live, in the country. According to statistics, the borough scores highly in terms of recycling, education, employment and crime reduction, and has a reputation of being one of the safest places to live in Greater Manchester.

Trafford has some of the best schools in the country; it also has excellent transport links and is globally recognised for its, sport, culture and leisure interests.

Please contact Donna Holt South Locality Manager on 0161 357 1340 or Donna.Holt@gmmh.nhs.uk for an informal discussion.

Job Description/ Person Specification.pdf

To apply click here