PORTER

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PORTER

Chief Directorate: Metro Health Services

SALARY : R102 534 per annum

CENTRE : False Bay Hospital

REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic literacy and numeracy. Experience: Appropriate Porter experience in a public health facility. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work shifts, public holidays and over weekends. Ability to perform tasks such as lifting of patients from or onto beds, trolleys and wheelchairs, in and out of vehicles. Prepared to handle bodies or corpses. Prepared to work in all departments or wards in hospital. Willingness to cover shifts in absence of colleagues. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

DUTIES : Assist and accompany walking, sitting, non-walking or disabled patients and transport patients per wheelchair or trolley from reception to the wards or from the wards to the treatment sections, and in and out of ambulances. Deliver and collect medical and other documentation (patient files, report, etc) to or from wards or treatment areas. Check and replace oxygen cylinders in wards or treatment areas and assist with shifting of medical equipment and report any defects. Assist with the drawing and filing of patient folders.

ENQUIRIES : Ms C Peters Tel No: (021) 782-1121/5257

APPLICATIONS : The Senior Medical Superintendent, False Bay Hospital, Private Bag X1, Valyland, 7974.

FOR ATTENTION : Ms L Shoosmith

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

CLOSING DATE : 20 September 2019