NTWC-S2101024 Contract Part-time Patient Care Assistant II (Peer Support Worker), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 29/1/2021

Job Title: Contract Part-time Patient Care Assistant II (Peer Support Worker)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: NTWC-S2101024

Job Type: Contract Part-time

Location: New Territories West Cluster-Castle Peak Hospital

Description: Office : Department
of General Adult Psychiatry, New Territories West Cluster (NTWC) Pay : HK$8,765.12 –
HK$10,954.93 per month (Working hours is 19 hours/ week on average) (see Remarks 1 and 2) Job: 1. Provides recovery
support to mental patients in the hospital and community; 2. Assists mental
patients in obtaining services and information that meet their individual
needs; 3. Assists in organizing
recovery-based training programmes for mental patients; 4. Participates and
shares opinions in clinical, operational and administrative meetings; 5. Supports and publicizes
recovery-oriented programmes; 6. Assists in staff
training activities; 7. Performs other
related duties as assigned by supervisors. Requirements: 1. Completed F.5/ S.5 or
equivalent, & 2. Completion of
structured departmental training. (see
Remarks 1) Preferable
Attributes/ Exposure: 1. Able to read and
write Chinese and English, and speak fluent Chinese. 2 Having the ability to
demonstrate recovery exposure/ experience to support others in recovery
would be an advantage. 3. Preference will be
given to candidates who have attended peer support training program. 4. Flexible and have
good organizational skills. 5. Self-motivated with
the ability to work independently and in groups. 6. Good interpersonal
and communication skills. 7. Good judgement. Remarks: 1. Applicants who do not
meet entry requirement 2 ,
if find suitable, will be employed to undergo at least 6 months’ on the job
training. During the training period, they will be appointed as Contract
Part-time Patient Care Assistant IIIA at a monthly salary of $7,329.42. After
the training period of at least 6 months and passing the end of training assessment
on skills and with satisfactory performance, they will be appointed as
Contract Part-time Patient Care Assistant II with monthly salary of $8,765.12.
Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the
assessment after training. 2. The working hours
would initially be 19 hours per week. The number of hours may vary subject to
operational need. 3. Selected candidate will be offered contract terms for 1-3
years. 5% of total basic salary as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon
satisfactory completion of contract. 4. Selected candidate
may be required to work shifts, irregular hours and may be required to attend
duties during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 5. Required to wear
uniform and other personal protective equipment. 6. Selected candidate
will be posted in Castle Peak Hospital / Siu Lam Hospital and may be required to work in another work location to
meet service needs of the HA. 7. Renewal of contract
will depend on funding, operational needs and appointee’s performance. Please submit application on-line on
or before 16 February 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2468 6404.

Link: https://ha.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=NTWC-S2101024