DBS0424 Senior Practitioner - Approved Mental Health Professional

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 26/11/2023 23:59
£39,493 - £43,516 pa plus £2000 market supplement pa
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Social Work - Adult Service
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Any location within North Tyneside
Number of posts:
Closing date:
26 Nov
Further Information
A vacancy has arisen in the North Tyneside Council Statutory Team for a qualified Approved Mental Health Professional.

This well-established AMHP team works a 3-day 12-hour shift pattern Monday to Friday. You would work in a team of other Approved Mental Health Professionals who carry out statutory duties under the Mental Health Act, Care Act and North Tyneside safeguarding proceedings. There would be small caseload.

The successful candidate would be expected to participate in the AMHP out of hours rota which include evenings, weekend, and bank holidays.
  • Out of Hours work is a payment of £100 per session. 
Required qualification:
Professional Qualification: Degree in Social Work, Diploma in Social Work, CSS or CQSW or equivalent. Plus, Approved Mental Health Professional qualification: Social Work England registration or be applying for registration.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and an Enhanced DBS disclosure, including Barred List Check, will be required.

For further information about the post please contact:
Linda Girling Team Manager on 07813762480 email linda.girling@northtyneside.gov.uk

For information about North Tyneside Council, the benefits of working for us, and the many attractions of working and living in North Tyneside please see the council’s “About Us” pages on www.northeastjobs.org.uk.

North Tyneside Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and adults at risk of harm. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and to familiarise themselves with all relevant policies, procedures and guidance.  Within North Tyneside, safeguarding is everybody’s business.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.