DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
In line with the Employment Equity Plan of the Department of Health it is our intention with this advertisement to achieve equity in the workplace by promoting equal opportunities and fair treatment in employment through the elimination of unfair discrimination.
POST 04/192: PORTER
Chief Directorate: Rural Health Services
SALARY: R96 549 per annum
CENTRE: Worcester Regional Hospital
NOTE: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Short listed candidates may be subject to competency testing.
- Minimum requirement: Basic literacy and numeracy.
- Experience: Appropriate experience in the Health Sector Porter services.
- Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, including nightshift, weekends and public holidays. Must be of sober habits, physically fit to lift patients and heavy equipment. Physically able to be on one’s feet for long periods. Must be prepared to handle bodies (corpses).
- Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape. Good interpersonal and communication skills. Knowledge of the safe infection prevention methods. Ability to work independently, under pressure, unsupervised and in a team context.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Efficient and safe-handling transportation of patients. Assist with the loading of patients in/out of ambulances/vehicles. Render assistance to nursing staff with the transfer of patients to beds/trolleys and vice versa. Effective and efficient management of mortuary services, including transportation of corpses from wards to the mortuary and entering detail in mortuary register. Efficient and effective control of equipment and reporting any defects to trolleys/wheelchairs to supervisor. Effective support to Human Resource functions.
TO ENQUIRE, PLEASE CONTACT: Ms Z Ndevu Tel No: (023) 348–1125
To APPLY, send your CV attached to a Z83 form to: The Chief Executive Officer: Worcester Regional Hospital, Private Bag X3058, Worcester, 6850.
FOR ATTENTION: Ms H Swart
CLOSING DATE: 22 FEBRUARY 2019