Healthcare Assistants – Young adults services

Healthcare assistants NVQ Level 2 and 3

Salary grade £22,857 – £25,970 p.a

Department/ward Haberdashers House, Young adults services

An exciting opportunity for experienced and highly motivated healthcare assistants to enhance their skills by joining a specialist multi-disciplinary team providing care and treatment to young adults with complex long-term health needs.

We offer a personalised induction programme with supervision and support from our dedicated education team, as well as one to one support from our senior nurses. You will have the opportunity to attend our Putney HCA Programme, which offers practical and academic support that will advance your knowledge and skills in caring for highly complex patients.

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability, in Putney southwest London, is an independent medical charity providing rehabilitation and long-term care for adults with brain injury and Neuro-disability. It is a unique community where every person’s role, responsibility and purpose is valued.

Here at the RHN we live and breathe our four core values also known as “The Putney Way” which are:

  • Seeing the whole person
  • Willingness to learn
  • Delivery on promises
  • Honesty and Integrity

Main Objectives of the role

  • Demonstrate an awareness of RHN’s objectives and contribute to achieving them appropriately.
  • Strive to improve efficiency in all areas of your work.
  • Working as a part of the team
  • Assist registered nurses and other HCA’s in the delivery of direct care to patients within the ward.
  • Working within agreed nursing standards and under the direction of the registered nurse or NVQ healthcare assistant.

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Apply for this role

For further information about this role, please contact Haberdashers House Manager Jinnel Kaddo or call 020 8780 4642.

Candidates applying for a role at the Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability will be expected to have received their vaccination against the coronavirus strain (COVID-19) as part of our pre-employment process before commencing employment at the RHN. Please let us know if you have not managed to arrange to receive the vaccine via other channels yet, as we can arrange the administration of the vaccine within the hospital. Please note that if you have a medical reason as to why you are not able to have the vaccine or you have any questions on the vaccination, please feel free to contact Recruitment.