Western Cape Government - Department of Health

EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

VREDENBURG HOSPITAL

HOUSEKEEPING SUPERVISOR

REMUNERATION: R145 281 PER ANNUM

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

Requirements: Minimum requirement: General Education and Training Certificate (GETC)/Grade 9 (Std 7). Experience: Appropriate supervisory and practical/applicable experience in a cleaning/housekeeping setting within a health or hospitality environment. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts which including weekends, night duty, public holidays and standby duty. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Knowledge of infection prevention and control, hospitality, safety and hygiene standards • Proficient (verbal and written) in at least two of three official languages of the Western Cape • Ability to work in a team environment, independently and selfdriven • Computer literacy (Microsoft Word and Excel).

Duties (key result areas/outputs): Responsible for overall planning, control, organising, performing and coordinating at task related to household, food serving and hygiene services • Ensure the effective use, maintenance, ordering, safe-keeping and monitoring of supplies and equipment • Supervise and manage personnel in their performance, as well as all other human resource related duties (i.e. staff performance and discipline). Implement and monitor policies, programmes, regulations, practices, procedures and standards • Provide an effective relief, coordination and support service to management.

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

Enquiries: Mr WB Smeda, tel. 022 814 0057

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE ATTENTION OF MR J ENGEL, TO THE MANAGER: MEDICAL SERVICES, VREDENBURG HOSPITAL, PRIVATE BAG X3, VREDENBURG 7380.


Closing Date: 16 July 2021

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or www.westerncape.gov.za) must: Be completed in full, clearly reflect 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, qualification verification, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.

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.