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Healthcare Assistant (HCA) All Levels

Salary £21,020 – £25,586 per annum (salary based on qualification level)
Permanent-bank, part-time & full-time (37.5 hours a week)

The Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability is a non-profit medical charity, based in Putney, South West London. We provide both short and long-term specialist services for adults with profound and complex neurological disabilities. Through our services, we seek to enable people with profound Neuro-disability to enjoy an optimal quality of life.

We are seeking enthusiastic and motivated individuals who wish to gain knowledge and skills in this specialised area of care.

Key responsibilities are to work as part of the multi disciplinary team assisting the registered nurses in delivering a high standard of care to the patients and residents of the hospital and in maintaining morale of residents by interaction and communication that is positive, optimistic and instilling hope.

To explore more about this position, please read the full job description attached.

In order to be shortlisted for this position, you must have the following:

  • You MUST hold a FULL NVQ / QCF Level 2/3 in Health or Health and Social Care (or above), proof of certificates (including the unit submission) must be provided at the assessment centre, otherwise your application will not be advanced
  • Right to Work in the UK. We are unable to sponsor candidates for this position and are unable to assess candidates whose visas are attached to expired passports (you must have your biometric card, if applicable)

We offer opportunities to be involved in expanding knowledge in a specialist clinical setting with a good work-life balance, free on-site parking, accommodation, lovely grounds, staff cafeteria, coffee shop, close to good transport links, friendly working environment, good team work and a staff pension scheme.

Contract Types:

We offer permanent, full-time/part-time contracts. All successful permanent candidates are expected to work flexibly in accordance to the ward’s needs (day shift, long-day shift, nights and weekends). We also have bank contracts available.

Our Putney-based community provides specialist care, therapies and innovative technology to meet the complex needs of people with profound disabilities.

Our values come from within the organisation and reflect our desire to meet the complex needs of our patients and residents. Those values are

• seeing the whole person

• willingness to learn

• delivery on promises

• honesty and integrity


Read the full job descriptions below:

HCA JD – Level 2

HCA JD- Level 3

Please send your CV and cover letter to and use the job title as the email subject.