Public Clinic Cleaners/General Workers


Reference Number(Paarl Post 26/9/2019,PSVC 35/2019)
ComponentDepartment of Health



Institution: TC Newman CDC and Klein Drakenstein Clinic (Chief Directorate: Rural Health Services)

Service benefits:

  • 13th cheque, employer’s contribution to the pension fund, housing and medical aid allowance.


Minimum requirement:

  • Basic numeracy and literacy.


  • Appropriate cleaning experience.

Competencies (knowledge/skills):

  • Ability to communicate in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape.

Duties (key result areas/outputs):

  • Provide a clean environment to prevent the spread of infection.
  • Provide clean, safe and hygienic environment in terms of standards and procedures to prevent injuries and the spread of infection which includes: sweeping, scrubbing, mopping of floors, dusting, polishing of floors and furniture, emptying bins daily, cleaning of windows, light shades, walls and all toilets, sluices and drains.
  • Ensure that cleaning equipment, e.g. polishing and scrubbing machines, mops, brooms and buckets are clean after use and securely stored.
  • Effectively use cleaning agents and stock as well as elementary stock control.  Ensure cost effective management of cleaning supplies.
  • Attend in-service training appropriate to service delivery and optimal support to supervisor and colleagues.
  • Effective support to supervisor.

Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

INSTRUCTIONS TO APPLICANTS: Z83 forms (obtainable from any Government department or must: Be completed in full, clearly reflect the name of the position, name and date of the publication (candidates may use this as reference), be signed, accompanied by a comprehensive CV, the names of 3 referees and certified copies of ID, driver’s licence and qualification/s. A separate application form must be completed for each post. Applications without the afore-mentioned will not be considered. Applications must be forwarded to the address as indicated on the advertisement. No late, faxed or e-mailed applications will be accepted. CV’s will not be returned. Excess personnel will receive preference. Applications, which are received after the closing date, will not be considered. Further communication will be limited to shortlisted candidates. If you have not received a response from the Department within 3 months of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful. It will be expected of candidates to be available for selection interviews on a date, time and place as determined by the Department.

As directed by the Department of Public Service & Administration, applicants must note that further checks will be conducted once they are shortlisted and that their appointment is subject to positive outcomes on these checks, which include security clearance, qualification verification, criminal records, credit records and previous employment.

The Department of Health is guided by the principles of Employment Equity. Candidates with a disability are encouraged to apply and an indication in this regard will be appreciated. (Paarl Post 26/9/2019,PSVC 35/2019)

SalaryR 102 534 per annum
Salary LevelLevel 2
Applications ToTo the Primary Health Care Manager

Drakenstein Sub-district

Private Bag X3043

Paarl, 7646

(For the attention: Mr R Willliams)

Closing Date18 October 2019
EnquiriesMs J Bosch

Tel: (021) 862-4520

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