Western Cape Govt

Household Aid x2 Posts


Household Aid x2 Posts

Chief Directorate: Metro Health Services


Monthly Salary: R8,672


Province: Western Cape


CENTRE: Khayelitsha District Hospital

Disclaimer: This is a summary of jobs collected from recently updated DPSA job circulars. As we are not the official poster for the job.

Basic Requirements

  • Basic reading and writing skills. 


  • Appropriate cleaning experience within a hospital environment and experience in Waste management. 

Requirements Needed for the job

  • The ability to do physical tasks and operate heavy-duty cleaning and household equipment. 
  • Excellent health status- be able to work with cleaning materials and lifting of equipment. 
  • Render a shift service on weekends and public holidays, 
  • on day and night duty when required. 
  • Rotate in different departments according to operational needs and requirements. 
  • Willing to undergo formal and informal training. 


  • Extensive knowledge of household routine cleaning processes.
  • Terminal Cleaning and handling cleaning equipment.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in at least two of the three official languages Spoken of the Western Cape.
  • Knowledge of Infection Control and Occupational Health and Safety. 
  • Good interpersonal skills with the rest of the multidisciplinary team as well as the public.

Household Aid Duties: 

Responsible for cleaning duties i.e. sweeping, dusting, mopping, scrubbing and polishing, deep cleaning of toilets, refuse handling and maintenance of general neatness and hygiene in the area. Effectively execute terminal cleaning in isolated areas, ICU, etc. 

Render assistance to the supervisor with general housekeeping duties such as control of cleaning and household equipment, care and control of linen, serving of meals to patients and Waste Management.

Ensure that cleaning equipment is clean after usage and securely stored. Effectively use cleaning agents and stock as well as elementary stock control. Attend in-service training appropriate to service delivery.

ENQUIRIES : Ms A Gonya Tel No: (021) 360-4412

Application Address: The Chief Executive Officer: Khayelitsha District Hospital, Private Bag X5, Khayelitsha, 7784.

NOTE: A competency test will form part of the interview process. No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.

CLOSING DATE: 28 October 2022

How to apply:

Must apply before the closing date. And note that the application must be submitted through Z83 form. To download and get a free sample of the Z83 form. Click the button link below

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