Community Mental Health Senior Practitioner
Full Time - 36 hours (Part-time applicants will be considered).
The London Borough of Enfield Adult Social Care Department seeks’ experienced Approved Mental Health Professionals to fill vacancies within our fully integrated multidisciplinary Community Mental Health Team’s, and centralized AMHP Service. Employed by Enfield Local Authority and seconded to Barnet, Enfield & Haringey NHS Mental Health Trust, you will benefit from the positive practical working partnership between the two organizations.
The Senior Practitioner/AMHP role provides an excellent and exciting opportunity to participate in the development and training of aspiring AMHP’s and participation in the AMHP Consortium Training Program.
£42,735 - £44,691
The advertised salary is for full time work, the salary for part time will be calculated on a pro- rata basis
Enfield is a beacon council in independent living for people with disabilities and is fully committed to the personalization agenda in mental health. We offer a supportive, learning environment through individual and group supervision with excellent career, professional development and training opportunities.
We are a top performing service with:
- Supporting people to live in settled accommodation in the community
- Very low numbers of admissions to residential or nursing care
- Excellent track record in the Transforming Care Programme
- Gold standard in Making Safeguarding Personal
A recent Council wide cultural survey showed that the culture within our service was supportive, encouraged personal and professional development, had high levels of collaborative working and offered an environment where people’s views were respected and listen to.
In addition to generous annual leave, good pension scheme, Enfield Council offers great benefits including:
- 100% interest free season ticket loan
- Vehicle allowances; Tax free bikes for work
- Working life balance - flexible employment;
- Career development
- Health and leisure (with discounts with various organisations to enable you to make choices about your health and lifestyle)
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Town centre offices with good transport links
If you’re looking for interesting opportunities or wish to contribute to integrated multidisciplinary working for the wellbeing of service users; and can work with professional autonomy as an AMHP or you’re motivated and enthusiastic over personalized services, then we would like to hear from you.
Closing and Interview Dates
Closing Date: Midnight Monday 28th January 2019
Interview Date: TBC
For an informal chat please contact Debbie Morgan, Enfield Assessment Service/AMHP Services Manager – 0208 702 3329/07903 970387 or Lucy Omezi Community Rehab Team Manager – 0208 364 0802.
If you have any difficulties accessing this information, please contact Vickie McGrath 0208 379 4898 or firstname.lastname@example.org. A textphone (minicom) is provided for those with a hearing or speech impairment on 020 8379 4419.
“This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment”.