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EXCITING OPPORTUNITY FOR PEOPLE WHO WANT TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
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.
RED CROSS WAR MEMORIAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL, RONDEBOSCH
REMUNERATION: R96 549 PER ANNUM
SERVICE BENEFITS: 13TH CHEQUE, EMPLOYER’S CONTRIBUTION TO THE PENSION FUND, HOUSING AND
MEDICAL AID ALLOWANCE
15 February 2019
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, qualification verification, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.
Requirements: Minimum requirement: Basic literacy and numeracy. Experience: Porter duty experience in a hospital environment.
Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, including nightshift • Willingness to handle
bodies (corpses) • Ability to handle heavy objects. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in at
least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
Duties (key result areas/outputs): Accompany walking patients and transport sitting/non-walking patients per
wheelchair/trolley from reception to the wards or from the wards to the treatment centres • Direct or accompany
visitors to various destinations • Assist with the loading of patients in/out of ambulances/vehicles and transfer of
patients to beds/trolleys and vice versa • Carry medical and other documentation (patient fi les and reports) to wards/treatment areas • Assist with shifting of medical equipment to and from rooms • Responsible for the cleanliness and reporting of defects of trolleys and wheelchairs • Assist with the transportation of corpses from wards.
Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
Enquiries: Mr J Van Rooi, tel. 021 658 5457
PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION FOR THE ATTENTION OF MS C DAVIDS, TO THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER: RED CROSS WAR MEMORIAL CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL, PRIVATE BAG X5, RONDEBOSCH 7700.