Residential Health Worker X 2

Health Care
Life Esidimeni Baneng Care Centre
Residential Health Worker X 2

Two vacancies exists for Residential Health Workers based at Life Esidimeni Baneng Care Centre in Roodepoort, reporting to the Unit Manager. The successful candidate will contribute towards the effective functioning of the unit and ensure quality nursing care to all patients.

Critical Outputs

Patient Care:

  • Manage patient complaints following LHC process, analyses physical condition of patients and give report to professional
    nurse and sub-ordinates.
  • Observing reaction to medication, special diets and treatment plan.
  • Implementing health, safety and infection control standards.
  • Contribute towards accurate record keeping by recording and reporting any changes in patient’s physical condition and
    report to senior.
  • Driving rehab programs and activities.

Health Education:

  • Participate in health education or learning programs for the patients, families, communication and staff.

In-service training:

  • Participate and attend in-service training and teaching of co-employees.

Material and Human Resource:

  • Manage ward stock, accurate inventory and determine material needs
  • Maintaining discipline, orientate new employees and students in the unit.


  • Maintain accurate patient information documentation by adhering to the nursing process and keeping records of activities.
  • Grade 10
  • Relevant health care certificate or diploma
  • 1 year experience
  • Be able to work under pressure
  • Leading by example
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Teamwork
  • Engaging diversity
  • Influencing skills
  • Drive and energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Verbal & written communication skills
Closing date
Friday, May 20, 2022

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Explore our vacancies and find the right opportunity for you. Download the application form and email to the relevant contact person specified in the job advertisement.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Please note that Life Healthcare has a mandatory Covid vaccination policy. Only vaccinated external candidates will also be considered.

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.

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