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 19/302 : FOOD SERVICES AID
Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
SALARY : R102 534 per annum
CENTRE : Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital
REQUIREMENTS : Minimum educational qualification: Basic reading, writing and numerical skills.
Experience: Appropriate experience in an industrial food service unit in a
hospital environment. Inherent requirements of the job: Willingness to work
shifts during the day, weekends and public holidays. The ability to lift heavy
equipment and supplies and stand on feet for most of the day. Dress according
the departmental specifications. Work a 10-hour day shift and weekends.
Competencies (knowledge/skills): The ability to read, speak and write in two of
the three official languages of the Western Cape. Knowledge of appropriate
hygiene and safety procedures in an industrial food service unit. The ability to
handle industrial equipment. The ability to communicate effectively.
DUTIES : Pre-prepare and prepare meals for normal and special diets. Dish up and
distribute meals. Assist with the receipt and storage of food supplies. Maintain
general hygiene in the Food Service Unit. Follow hygiene and safety directives
for the use of apparatus and equipment. Report broken apparatus and
equipment. Maintain safety measures for apparatus and equipment. Assist with
the informal in-service training as required.
ENQUIRIES : Ms. M Coetzee Tel No: (021) 658-5407
APPLICATIONS : Please submit your application for the attention of Ms Z Richards, to the Chief
Executive Officer, Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital, Private Bag
X5, Rondebosch, 7700.
NOTE : No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
CLOSING DATE : 21 August 2020