CAREGIVER

JOB TITLE: CAREGIVER

JOB REF: ELLH202

HOSPITAL: LA LUCIA HOSPITAL

JOB TYPE: PERMANENT POST

WORKING HOURS: 40 HOURS

TIME CONDITIONS: DAYSHIFT

SALARY: R8 500 - R12 500

CLOSING DATE: 10 JUNE 2022


Caregiver Role Summary:

We are seeking an attentive and trustworthy Caregiver to join our staff in providing excellent care to our patients. The Caregiver will plan and follow a daily care schedule with patients, modify care plans as prescribed by medical professionals, and report on any new conditions or needs that may arise.


To succeed as a Caregiver you should be patient, empathetic and have strong people’s skills. You should be observant and committed to making your patient feel safe and comfortable.


Caregiver Responsibilities:

Assisting with personal care, which may include bathroom functions, bathing, grooming, dressing, and eating.

Following a prescribed healthcare plan, which may include assisting with exercise and administering medication.

Ensuring the client’s home is organized according to their needs and that safety measures are in place. You may also be expected to assist with some light housework.

Providing emotional support and encouragement to perform necessary tasks.

Providing mobility assistance may be required, for example helping the client in and out of bed, a chair, or a wheelchair.

Transporting or escorting the client to medical and other appointments.

Monitoring and reporting changes in health, behaviour, and needs.


Caregiver Requirements:

Grade 10/11/12 is required.

HIV & AIDS Counseling Certificate

Further education may be beneficial.

Job experience and CPR training may be necessary.

A driver’s license may be strongly desired.

A professional and friendly attitude.

A willingness to work flexible hours, which may include night shifts.



Interested Applicants who meet the requirements may apply here on our website or use the email address of La Lucia Hospital HR Manager STELLA VAN ROOY [stellavanrooy@laluciahospital.com]. Applicants will be conducted shortly, Should you not be contacted in 14 days of your application, Please consider your application unsuccessful and thank you for your interest in our healthcare group.