Department of Health

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

OUDTSHOORN HOSPITAL

HOUSEHOLD AID

REMUNERATION: R102 534 PER ANNUM

SERVICE BENEFITS: 13TH CHEQUE, EMPLOYER’S CONTRIBUTION TO THE PENSION FUND, HOUSING AND MEDICAL AID ALLOWANCE

Requirements: Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, weekends, night duty and overtime • Ability to do physical work and operating machines or equipment in a cost-effective manner • Willingness to undergo formal and Informal training. Experience: Appropriate cleaning experience and housekeeping experience. Competencies (knowledge and skills): Knowledge of Infection Control and Occupational Health and Safety • Good interpersonal skills with the rest of the multi-disciplinary team as well as the public • Ability to work in a team environment and independently • Good communication skills in at least two of the three offi cial languages of the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs): Ensure a high standard of hospital hygiene, safety and cleanliness is maintained • Effective linen management • Serving of meals and beverages to patients on ward level • Cost-effective utilisation of consumables or resources • Assist with loading and off-loading of stock • Attend in-service training appropriate to services delivery and optimal support to the supervisor and colleagues • Effective management of waste.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

Enquiries: Ms H Human, tel. 044 203 7203

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE ATTENTION OF MS S PIENAAR, TO THE DISTRICT MANAGER: GARDEN ROUTE DISTRICT, PRIVATE BAG X6539, GEORGE 6530.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or www.westerncape.gov.za) must: Be completed in full, clearly refl ect the name of the position, name and date of the publication (candidates may use this as reference), be signed, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, the names of 3 referees and certified copies of ID, driver’s licence and qualification/s. A separate application form must be completed for each post. Applications without the aforementioned will not be considered. Applications must be forwarded to the address as indicated on the advertisement. No late, faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted. CVs will not be returned. Excess personnel will receive preference. Applications, which are received after the closing date, will not be considered. Further communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not received a response from the Department within 3 months of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time and place as determined by the Department.

As directed by the Department of Public Service and Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualifi cation verifi cation, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.

Closing Date: 15 November 2021

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated.