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Team Manager - AMHP

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    Social Work

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  • Salary:

    £40 - £44 per hour

  • Contact:

    Anthony Scargill

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  • Published:

    20 days ago

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Akton Recruitment are looking for a Team Manager - Approved Mental Health Professional to join the local authority in Wiltshire. You will be based out of Green Lane Hospital devises with visits in the Wiltshire area with remote working - please note there will be the need to be in Wiltshire for visits and assessments.
About the role:
As AMHP Manager, you will support the Head of Service to effectively develop and embed the transformed AMHP Service and ensure effective delivery of services. You will be responsible for directing, developing, managing and leading a dedicated staff team efficiently and effectively whilst promoting and supporting a culture of high-level responsiveness within the team.
About you:
You will have a recognised and relevant professional qualification (Diploma in Social Work or equivalent) and be registered with their professional body with a recognised qualification (e.g. Post Graduate Certificate in Managing Health & Social Care; NVQ Level 4/5. You will have expert knowledge of the Care Act, Mental Health Act, Mental Capacity Act and other relevant legislation. You will have proven experience of leading and managing change with a significant understanding and awareness of mental health and emerging developments.
This is a full-time contract-based role, working Monday - Friday, 09:00 - 17:00, paying a rate of £40-£44 per hour depending on experience. The initial contract for this role is for 3 months with a view to extend. If you think this role is right for you, get in touch now!