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Senior Healthcare Assistant - Redwood

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Healthcare Assistants
  • Location: Northampton
  • Salary: From £23,200 per Annum + Enhancements

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In this role you will be the most Senior Healthcare Assistant on the ward, supporting qualified nurses and MDT to deliver exceptional care to our patients. You will take a lead in mentoring junior Healthcare Assistants and the organisation and co-ordination of the day. Knowledge and experience of working with this patient group would be an advantage as you will be a role model to your team, demonstrating a flexible, individual and person centred approach. Safety and therapeutic engagement is the key components of our care delivery focus and should be a key demonstrable ability required for this role.  This is an excellent opportunity to develop your career and be part of a developing service.


A Male complex and challenging behaviour ward within our new Dementia Hub Lowther. Lowther is a purpose built dementia-friendly environment designed by our specialist dementia, multi-disciplinary team (MDT), staff and carers.

“Applicants will need to hold the care certificate or have considerable experience in healthcare and gain the care certificate within the first six months of employment. We offer full support and training to gain the care certificate where needed.”

“Our patients and your colleagues will expect you to live the St Andrew’s CARE values of Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Excellence every single day.”


We offer an excellent benefits package including:

  • Pension
  • Sickness policy on par with the NHS
  • 35 days annual leave, increasing to 41 after 10 years' service
  • Life cover
  • Car lease scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Healthcare cash plan
  • Free parking
  • Paid DBS application
  • Access to free vocational qualifications