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Senior Healthcare Assistant Walton Ward

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Profession: Healthcare Assistants
  • Location: Northampton
  • Salary: £20,500 + Enhancements

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Senior Healthcare Assistant – Walton

Location: Northampton

Salary: From £20,500 per Annum + Enhancements

Full time 37.5 hours

As a Senior Healthcare Assistant you will be the most senior HCA on Walton.  You will take the lead in ensuring that patient’s needs are met to a high standard through coordinating day to day aspects of care.  You will be responsible for mentoring and role modelling for junior HCA’s by demonstrating HD ready interactions and a flexible way of working.  You will also lead by example by ensuring that therapeutic engagement is central to the care delivered in order to improve the quality of life of our patients.


Specialist Huntington ’s disease Unit which supports Males with complex needs related to HD.  Their needs include dysphagia, mobility, communication support, mental health support etc.

 “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.”


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

“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.

Closing date:  Sunday 14th August 2022.