WARD ATTENDANTS REF NO: CHBAH 546 (X6 POSTS)
SALARY: R104 073 per annum, (plus benefits)
CENTRE: Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital (CHBAH)
REQUIREMENTS: Adult education and training (AET/ABT) level 3 equivalent Grade 8 good. Physical and mental health, ability to write and read, good listener, ability to carry out instructions, ability to enquire for clarity on assigned tasks ability to give feedback on assigned tasks and good interpersonal relation skills.
DUTIES: Clean and create an orderly environment: inward, Prepare disinfectant solution for the day’s use. Carbonise and make beds after the patient has been demised, discharged or transferred. Prepare boxes/ bins for disposal of medical waste and place red plastic bag inside Label boxes /bins and place them in the designated area for collection. Provide and change refuse bags in the ward. Ensure and maintain cleanliness in all areas in the ward.
Clean equipment and furniture used in the ward. Clean medical equipment under supervision e.g. vital monitors, drip stands. Replenish toilet paper, hand towels and soap in the toilet, bathrooms and hand basins. Receive, count, record and store clean linen from the laundry. Sorting and sealing of contaminated linen. Adhere to policies and procedures. Proper utilization of cleaning materials. Adhere to recommended dress code (protective clothing).
Ensure waste is sorted accordingly. Assist with messaging when necessary. Replenish /supply linen/draw sheets. Ensure a clean environment in the kitchen. Provide the patients with water, ice, water bottles and glasses. Cleaning of food utensils. Care for and cleaning of the kitchen floor, cupboards and walls. Controlling of crockery and stock in the unit kitchen and report to supervisor. Prepare food trolley and serve. Help with feeding of patients under supervision of nursing staff. Remove leftovers and clean.
Wash baby bottles (for lodger babies). Defrost and cleaning of fridges in the unit once a week ensure a clean environment in the sluice room clean and tidy sluice room. Clean urinals, bedpans, wash basins and small bowls. Disinfect, bedpans, urinals, washbasin and small bowls provide a support role for the nursing personnel to ensure a quality health care Updated inventory available. Assist supervisor with inventory count. Availability of cleaning material. ENQUIRIES : Mr NB Mulaudzi Tel No: (011) 933 0134/9779
APPLICATIONS : Applications should be hand delivered to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital between 8am and 3pm at Ground Floor, Main Admin Building or posted to The Director: Human Resource, Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital, Private Bag X01, Pimville, 1808.
NOTE : No faxed or emailed applications will be considered. Applications must be submitted on the New Z83 Fully completed, obtainable from any Public Service Department or on the internet at www.dpsa.gov.za/documents. According to Circular 5 of 2021, candidates must attach copies of all the necessary documents (qualifications) to the application including a valid identity document, relevant certificates and current proof of Council were necessary. Such copies need not be certified when applying for the post; only shortlisted candidates will receive communication from HR to submit certified copies not older than 6 months on or before the day of the interview. Smart ID card copy must show both sides of the ID card.
Applications without proof of the necessary documents required by HR will be disqualified. The completed and signed form should be accompanied by a recently updated CV that specifies the following: All experience indicating the position, institution and respective dates (DD/MM/YY). Failure to submit all the requested documents will result in the application not being considered. If you have not been contacted within three (3) months after the closing date, please accept that your application was unsuccessful.
Candidates will be subjected to Personnel Suitability Checks (PSC) – Verification (Reference checks- Provide at least 3 off which one must be immediate supervisor, identity verification, qualifications verification, criminal record checks, credit/financial stability checks and employment verification). The recommended candidate may be subjected to medical surveillance as required by the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Act 5/1993. CHBAH reserves the right to utilize practical exercises/tests for NonSMS positions during the recruitment process to determine the suitability of candidates for the post(s).
CHBAH also reserves the right to cancel the filling of Vacancy or not to fill a vacancy that was advertised during any stage of the recruitment process. The Gauteng Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity; therefore, all the appointments will be made in accordance with the Employment Equity target of the department. People with disability are encouraged to apply.
CLOSING DATE : 18 March 2022