PROVINCIAL ADMINISTRATION: WESTERN CAPE
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.
CLOSING DATE : 26 June 2020
NOTE : It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a
date, time and place as determined by the Department. Kindly note that excess
personnel will receive preference.
ERRATUM: Kindly note that the post of Deputy Director: Quality Assurance,
Directorate: Health Impact Assessment (Head Office, Cape Town) advertised
in Public Service Vacancy Circular 14 dated 29 May 2020, Ref no 14/82 the
closing date has been added as follows: 19 June 2020
POST 15/87 : PORTER
Chief Directorate: Metro Health Services
SALARY : R102 534 per annum
CENTRE : Vanguard Community Health Centre
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic Numeracy and literacy skills. Experience:
Appropriate Porter experience in a public health facility.
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 carry folders to departments
and maintain folder archives store. Prepared to handle bodies or corpses.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in at least two of the
three official languages of the Western Cape.
DUTIES : Maintain wheelchair register, keep wheelchairs clean and in a good condition;
liaise with SCM for needs. Carry stock orders from main facility store &
pharmacy and deliver the to various departments Assist and accompany
walking, sitting, non-walking or disabled patients and transport patients per
wheelchair or trolley between various departments including ambulance. Assist
with checking and replacement of oxygen cylinders in wards or treatment
areas. Assist with shifting of medical equipment between departments and
stores, and report any defects.
ENQUIRIES : Ms M Whyte Tel No: (021) 695-8261
APPLICATIONS : The Director: Metro District Health Services, Southern/Western Sub-structure,
People Management, DP Marais Nurses Home, Corner of White and Main
Road, Retreat, 7945 or P.O. Box 30360, Tokai, 7966.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr F Le Roux
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
POST 15/88 : PORTER
Cape Winelands Health District
SALARY : R102 534 per annum
CENTRE : Robertson Hospital, Langeberg Sub-District
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate
experience in a public health facility. Inherent requirements of the job:
Willingness to work shifts, overtime and ability to report for duty at 6:45
(weekends included). Willingness to handle bodies (corpses). Ability to handle
heavy objects. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Ability to communicate in at
least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
DUTIES : Accompany walking patients and transport sitting/non-walking patients per
trolley or wheelchair between wards and treatment areas. Assist with loading
of patients in/out of ambulances/vehicles. Assist with the transfer of patients to
beds/trolleys and vice versa. Responsible for the transportation of corpses from
wards to the mortuary and entering details in the mortuary register and
responsible for cleaning of mortuary. Direct or accompany visitors to various
destinations and reply to requests from wards/clinics. Carry medical and other
documentation (patient files, reports, etc.) to wards/treatment and other admin
ENQUIRIES : Mr P Kleintjies Tel No: (023) 626 8551
APPLICATIONS : the Manager: Medical Services: Langeberg Sub District Office, Private Bag
X617, Robertson, 6705.
FOR ATTENTION : Ms T Padiachy
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post