Porter

at Life Fourways Hospital
Location Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted
Category General
Job Type FULL_TIME
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR

Description

 

A vacancy exists for a Porter, based at Life Fourways Hospital reporting to Leo Pillay, Admission Supervisor. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring delivery of uncompromising quality care in line with Company strategic objectives and applicable Health /Nursing legislation.

 

Critical Outputs

Professional interaction with clients

Transport patients from reception to wards and vice versa.

Transport patients from wards to doctor’s rooms & X-rays and other allied health professional rooms.

Assist patients with their luggage on admission or discharge.

Check Wheelchairs for cleanliness and whether in need of repairs (maintain good working condition).

Assist in the making of work related photocopies and patient files and folders

Distribution of Memo’s and documents to the wards, Doctors rooms and Allied professionals

Collection of stationary and stock for the department

 

Requirements

 

Matric - Grade 12

An enthusiastic, motivated, Punctual & well-organised individual with initiative and ability to handle pressure.

Must be able to work shifts (day or night) and overtime as required.

Must be customer service oriented.

Own or reliable transport due to the nature of shift work

Bilingual with Proficiency in English, both verbal and written and the ability to communicate effectively.

Ability to push heavy individuals in wheelchairs, beds or assist heavy patients in or out of vehicles.

Experience in a hospital environment and the transportation of ill or invalid persons would be preferred

Understanding of the private healthcare industry, its challenges and role players would be an advantage

 

Competencies

 

Resilience

Engaging diversity

Verbal & written communication and presentation

Drive & energy

Excellence orientation

Ethical behaviour

Building relationships

Customer responsiveness

Organisational awareness

Leading by example

Motivating and developing people

 

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