Department of Health – Emergency Care Officer

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply and an indication in the regard will be appreciated.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for any of the positions advertised by the Western Cape Government.
Emergency Care Officer Grade 1 and 3 (BAA/AEA)
  Employment Type: Permanent
  Reference No: BL015
Service Benefits:
13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.
Minimum Educational Qualifications:
Grade 1: Successful completion of an appropriate Basic Life Support (BLS) course that allows registration with the HPCSA as Basic Ambulance Assistant (BAA).
Grade 3: Successful completion of an appropriate Intermediate Life Support (ILS) course that allows registration with the HPCSA as Ambulance Emergency Assistant (AEA).
None after registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) as a BAA or AEA.
Registration With A Professional Council:
Registration with the HPCSA as an BAA or AEA.
Inherent Requirements Of The Job:
Valid Code C1 driver’s licence.
Valid C1 Professional driver’s permit.
Physical and mental fitness
The recruitment process will start immediately after the 13th March 2020
Grade 1: R 143 613 per annum, Grade 3: R 169 176 per annum
Starting Date:
Candidates may be subjected to a competency test. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. As directed by the Department of Public Service and 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 and previous employment.It will be expected of candidates to be conversant in at least two of the official languages (English/Afrikaans/Xhosa) of the Western Cape.It will be expected of shortlisted candidates to be:available at the venue on the time and date as determined by the Department andbring along recently (not older than 6 months) certified copies of your Identity Document (ID), driver’s license (if applicable for the post), qualification and/or proof of registration at relevant statutory body. Failure to adhere to the aforementioned may lead to his/her application being disqualified and not further considered.
Closing date: 2020/08/22
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