Requirement for Mental Health Social Workers

Requirement for Mental Health Social Workers

We are looking for 3 enthusiastic Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status.

Mental Health Social Worker (with AMHP status) KB020221

Contract summary

 

Industry

  • Recruitment services – 79600000

Location of contract

B70 8SZ

Value of contract

£15,540 to £22,200

Procurement reference

Mental Health Social Worker (with AMHP status) KB0

Published date

2 February 2021

Closing date

9 February 2021

Closing time

12pm

Contract start date

15 February 2021

Contract end date

15 May 2021

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open (non-OJEU)

Contract is suitable for SMEs?

No

Contract is suitable for VCSEs?

No

 

Description

 

We are looking for 3 enthusiastic Mental Health Social Workers with AMHP Status to join our Crisis Team.
It is an essential requirement that applicants will need to be a Social Work England Registered Social Worker in addition to being a Qualified Approved Mental Health Professional (AMHP). Due to the nature of the post flexibility is required to work outside of normal working hours in order to manage crisis and the ability to travel long distances as required. There will be an expectation to undertake shifts and on call as part of the 24/7 rota.
A comprehensive knowledge and application of the Mental Health Act and its interface with the Mental Capacity Act is essential, as is detailed knowledge of the Care Act 2014 and other relevant legislation. Due to the current Covid-19 Pandemic work relating to the Mental Health Act will be the main priority.
Candidates need to have excellent safeguarding and risk management skills, a proven ability to manage mental health crisis situations, coupled with balancing a highly complex caseload.
The rate of pay is £35 per hour and £50.00 on call to the worker. Hours are 37 hours.
Please see the Job Description and Personnel Specification for further information. Please note that the service now sits with ASC.
An Adults Enhanced Barring DBS will be required.
Please ensure when CVs are submitted the candidates are compliant to start.

The Quotation Document(s) will be made available to suppliers who Express Interest on the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council Tendering Portal. To access the portal please click the following link https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc

You will be required to log into an existing account or register a new one. Once logged in, from the top menu bar click on ‘Tenders’ to list all the current opportunities. Once you have found the relevant opportunity you should click on ‘View Details’ in order to Express Interest.

Closing date for submission of quotations is Tuesday 9th February 2021 12:00pm Midday.

 

More information

 

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The Quotation Document(s) will be made available to suppliers who Express Interest on the Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council Tendering Portal. To access the portal please click the following link https://in-tendhost.co.uk/sandwellmbc

You will be required to log into an existing account or register a new one. Once logged in, from the top menu bar click on “Tenders” to list all the current opportunities. Once you have found the relevant opportunity you should click on “View Details” in order to Express Interest.

Closing date for submission of quotations is Tuesday 9th February 2021 12:00pm Midday

Is a Recurrent Procurement Type? : No

 

How to apply

 

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

 

About the buyer

 

Contact name

Karendeep Bassra

Address

1 Providence Place
West Bromwich
West Midlands
B70 8SZ
United Kingdom

Telephone

0121 569 4766

Email

karendeep_bassra@sandwell.gov.uk