KWC45/21 Patient Care Assistant II (Dietetic Department), Kowloon West Cluster, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 22/1/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Dietetic Department), Kowloon West Cluster

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: KWC45/21

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon West Cluster

Description: Position : Patient Care Assistant II Office : Department of Dietetics Hospital : Kowloon West Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 - HK$22,357 per month (see Remark 6) Responsibilities: 1. Perform anthropometric measurements for patients. 2. Assists in performing nutrition screening. 3. Conduct audits for Dietetics Department e.g. meal audits. 4. Prepare educational materials for clinical / community dietetic activities. 5. Perform independent operation of computer and data processing. 6. Collect, verify and compile service statistics. 7. Manage patient record system and retrieve patient data from in-house computer systems. 8. Lead volunteers in tasks assigned. 9. Perform outpatient registration, triage appointment booking and handle patient enquires. 10. Perform other duties as assigned by supervisors. Requirements: 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent. 2. Completion of the structured departmental training. (see Remark 6) Preferable Attributes: 1. Ability to read and write Chinese and English, and speak fluent Cantonese and English is preferable. 2. Preferably with 2 years or above work experience in nutrition/dietetic area(s). 3. Knowledge in computer applications including MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Chinese word processing and preferably SPSS. Remarks: For Serving HA Staff 1. The selected candidates will be offered contract or fixed terms appointment up to 3 years depending on his/her existing employment terms. 2. The offer of salary to serving employees upon changes in appointment will be determined based on the remuneration package / employment terms of the staff concerned and prevailing policies. For External Applicants 3. Appointment will be on contract terms up to 3 years. 5% of total basic salary as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon satisfactory completion of contract. 4. Retiring / retired HA staff who wish to continue working for HA after their normal retirement may also apply. If selected, the terms and conditions of employment will be offered in accordance with prevailing policies of the Retired and Rehire Mechanism of HA. For All Applicants 5. The renewal / extension of appointment will be subject to service needs, availability of funding and job performance. 6. Candidates who do not meet the entry requirement (2) may also apply. If the candidates are found suitable for appointment, they will be employed to undergo an at least 6 months’ on the job training which includes a structured departmental training. During the training period, they will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant IIIA with monthly salary of $14,958 to provide service and to receive relevant in-service training. Upon satisfactory completion of the in-service training and passing the requisite assessment/ examination, they will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II with monthly salary of $17,888. If an appointed candidate does not pass the requisite assessment/ examination, his/her employment may be terminated. 7. The selected candidate(s) may be required to work shift, irregular hours and may be required to attend duties during typhoons, black rainstorm warnings and other emergencies. 8. The selected candidate(s) will be posted to Kowloon West Cluster and may be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 9. Please submit application on-line on or before 5 February 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2990 4203 or 2990 4206 .