Social Worker - CMHT - With AMHP Training - Central London

Charles Hunter Associates
London (South)
£33000 - £39000 per annum
04 Oct 2016
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Social Worker - Hospital Based - Older Persons (CMHT) - Central London Salary: £33,000 - £39,000 We are currently recruiting for a Mental Health Social Worker for a South West London Local Authority to work in the Community Mental Health Team (CMHT) in a central London Hospital. The Successful candidate will also have the opportunity to complete AMHP training. You will required to work with very complex cases and to use their specialist knowledge and initiative to ensure that the Council meets its statutory duty in terms of both the Care Act and the disposal of its housing obligations. The successful candidate will work across the Mental Health Team and the Integrated Commissioning Team. The successful candidate will have: CQSW/ DipSW/ Degree in Social Work Clearly demonstrated ability in social work Expert knowledge and experience of housing legislation and policy Knowledge of the Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act Extensive experience of working with people with mental health problems Experience of facilitating hospital discharges and transfers of care Experience of negotiating patient centred outcomes with providers of care In return you will receive a salary of up to £39,000 plus other benefits including a pension scheme. If you want to apply for the role or are interested in finding out more than please contact Zeshan Humayun on 0118 948 5555 or This job was originally posted as