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.
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 Medical Specialist (Sub-specialist:
Endocrinology) (2 Posts) Grade 1-3 published in vacancy circular 05 dated 02
February 2018, has been amended to Medical Specialist (Sub-specialist:
Endocrinology) (1 Post) Grade 1-3.
OTHER POST: HR OFFICER: HR POLICY RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT
POST 06/180 : LINEN STORES ASSISTANT
Chief Directorate: Metro District Health Services
SALARY : R90 234 per annum
CENTRE : Khayelitsha District Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum requirement: Basic numeracy and literacy. Experience: Appropriate
experience in linen bank in a hospital environment. Inherent requirements of
the job: Willingness to work overtime, weekends and public holidays when
operational needs require. Physically able to hear and speak clearly. Perform
hard physical tasks e.g. pushing heavy linen trolleys to and from the linen bank
and wards or departments. Competencies (knowledge/skills): Perform basic
routine tasks in the linen bank under supervision. Ability to sort, sluice and
count linen. Ability to speak in at least two of the three official languages of the
Western Cape. Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for
DUTIES : (key result areas/outputs): Provide effective, efficient, safe hygiene and
cleaning practices. Provide a supporting service to the supervisor. Daily
collection of soiled linen from the wards and other units, then taken to the linen
bank. Distribution of clean linen from the linen bank to the wards and other
units. Daily sorting, counting, recording and bagging of dirty linen prior to
transfer of linen to Lentegeur Laundry. Daily sluicing of badly stained linen.
Adhere to loyal service ethics.
ENQUIRIES : Ms M De Beer, tel. no. (021) 360-4614
APPLICATIONS : The Chief Executive Officer: Khayelitsha District Hospital: Metro District Health
Services, Private Bag X6, Khayelitsha, 7783.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr A Ernstzen
CLOSING DATE : 23 February 2018