Metro District Health Services Workers/Staff

Reference Number (Peoples Post 14/3/2019, PSVC 10/2019)
Component Department of Health
Job Institution: Lotus River CDC (1 post), Grassy Park CDC (1 post), District Six CDC (1 post) (Chief Directorate: Metro Health Services)

Core Title: Health Associated Sciences And Support Personnel

Service benefits:

  • 13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing medical aid allowance

Minimum requirement:

  • Basic numeracy and literacy skills.

Inherent requirement of the job:

  • District Six CDC – Will be expected to work extended hours.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of the correct methods of handling and disposal of refuse, waste products and adherence to policy and cleaning practices.
  • Excellent communication Skills (verbal and written) in at least two of the three official languages in the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • General cleaning and maintenance (sweep, scrub, refuse removal, dust, mop, polish, clean hospital grounds, clean windows and walls).
  • Effective and efficient utilisation and storage of cleaning material and equipment.
  • Adhering to safety precautions and ensure adherence to occupational health and safety policies.
  • Maintaining of a high standard of neatness and hygiene in the facility.
  • Optimal support to Facility manager, Housekeeper and colleagues.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Shot-listed candidates may be requested to write a competency test.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or must: Be completed in full, clearly reflect 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 afore-mentioned 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. CV’s 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 & 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.

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. This posts was also advertised in the (Peoples Post 14/3/2019, PSVC 10/2019)

Salary R 96 549 per annum
Salary Level Level 2
Applications To The Director: Metro District Health Services, Southern/Western sub structure
DP Marais Nurses Home


P.O. Box 30360
(Attention: Mr F Le Roux)

Closing Date 5 April 2019
Enquiries Post A: Ms G Jones
Tel: (021) 703-3131 – Lotus River CDC

Post B: Mr M Lingani
Tel: (021) 707-6300 – Grassy Park CDC

Post C: Mr T Abrahams
Tel: (021) 833-5400 – District Six CDC

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