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Social Worker/AMHP

Organisation:Leicestershire County Council 

Working Hours: Part Time , Hours per week - 18.5 

Salary:£32.979 up to £40.491 - Pro-Rata 

Appointment Type:Permanent 

Location:Pennine House, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 1UH 

Reference:AC1607 

Closing date:17 May 2021 at midnight 


Post details:
  • 1 AMHP Social worker position part time hours
        OR 
         
          1 Social Worker position part time
 Salary starting from £32.979 up to £40.491 depending on qualifications and experience
  • Based at Pennine House, Loughborough
     
Benefits: 
  • Pension
  • Personal protection equipment
  • Access to Research in Practice for adult social care resources
  • Progression opportunities
  • 94% of our staff say we are a good employer
 
Responsibilities of an AMHP/Social Worker:
You will need to be able to travel around the Charnwood and Melton area of Leicestershire to support the working aged adults who need our care, this includes remote working when required.
You will specialise in supporting people with significant/chronic/enduring mental illness, and drug and alcohol issues. 
You are required to assess eligibility, care, and support needs and where appropriate? Mental capacity in line with statutory policy and legislation.
You will be required to identify when someone is at risk or is experiencing abuse and lead on our safeguarding duties.
You will identify, commission and review services in line with eligibility and need whilst promoting independence. 
You will be required to work cohesively with other professionals (e.g. health services) to provide the best outcomes for our service users.     
Our approach is person centred and we operate in multi-disciplinary teams making decisions together.   
We are a friendly team who support each other.     
If supporting vulnerable adults to gain independence and to live their lives as fully as possible is your vocation, then we would love to hear from you.
If you are a qualified AMHP you will be expected to be on the AMHP rota as appropriate.
     
Please see the Job Description / Person Specification which are attached further down on this page
  
For informal enquires please contact Jerome Jackson , Tel: 01163050673 Email: Jez.Jackson@leics.gov.uk
   
We particularly welcome applicants from black, minority, ethnic (BME) communities, disabled people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and trans (LGBT) communities, as they are currently under represented within our workforce.
  
For further information about working for Leicestershire County Council, please click here.
  
If you have any technical issues completing your application form please contact escservicedesk@emss.org.uk


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