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.
POST 09/130 : NURSING ASSISTANT GRADE 1 TO 3 (WARDS) (6 POSTS)
Chief Directorate: General Specialist and Emergency Services
SALARY : Grade 1: R116 625 (NA1) per annum
Grade 2: R138 027 (NA2) per annum
Grade 3: R164 796 (NA3) per annum
CENTRE : George Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum educational qualification: Qualification that allows registration with the
South African Nursing Council (SANC) as Nursing Assistant. Registration with a
professional council: Current valid registration with the SANC as Nursing Assistant.
Experience: Grade 1: None. Grade 2: A minimum of 10 years’
appropriate/recognised experience after registration with the SANC as Nursing
Assistant. Grade 3: A minimum of 20 years’ appropriate/recognised experience
after registration with the SANC as Nursing Assistant. Inherent requirement of the
job: Willingness to rotate throughout the wards. Competencies (knowledge/skills):
Good interpersonal skills. Ability to work under pressure. Ability to communicate in
at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.
DUTIES : Key result areas/outputs: Assist patients with activities of daily living. Provide
elementary clinical nursing care. Effective utilisation of resources to provide a safe
environment to prevent safety hazards. Maintain professional growth and selfdevelopment.
Adhere to the Code of Conduct and display the core values of the
Department of Health WCG in the execution of duties.
ENQUIRIES : Ms GE Sellars, tel. no. (044) 802-4537
APPLICATIONS : The District Manager: George Hospital, Private Bag X6534, George, 6530.
FOR ATTENTION : Mr T Mnyobe
OTHER POST: MESSENGER: GOVERNMENT MOTOR TRANSPORT
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post. Candidates who
are not in possession of the stipulated registration requirements, may also apply.
Such candidates will only be considered for appointment on condition that proof of
application for registration to register with the relevant council and proof of
payment of the prescribed registration fees to the relevant council are submitted
with their job application/on appointment. This concession is only applicable on
health professionals who apply for the first time for registration in a specific
category with the relevant council (including individuals who must apply for change
in registration status)”
CLOSING DATE : 23 March 2018