Porter-Western Cape Department of Health
Job Status: Active ✓
📞- Phone : (021) 658-5457
|Job Type||Full Time|
Institution: Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Rondebosch
Core Title: Health Associated Sciences And Support Personnel
13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.
Basic literacy and numeracy.
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.
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 files 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.
The Chief Executive Officer: Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
Private Bag X5
(Attention: Ms C Davids)
INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or www.westerncape.gov.za)
Reference Number:(Vukani/Tatler: 24/1/2019, PSVC 3/2019)