HKEC210220 Patient Care Assistant II(Podiatry), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 18/2/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II(Podiatry)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: HKEC210220

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Hong Kong East Cluster-Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital

Description: Office : Department of Podiatry Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital / Hong Kong East Cluster Pay : HK$17,888 - HK$22,357 per month (see Remarks 1, 4) Key Responsibilities 1. To assist Podiatrists to a) Prepare and carry out treatment activities for patients; b) Setup and assemble equipment and prepare patients for investigation; c) Carry out therapeutic assessments, remedial activities and rehabilitation groups; d) Maintenance of treatment / workshop areas, equipment, tools and materials conductive to treatment. 2. To assist Allied Health professionals in service program development including development of educational material, program implementation and evaluation. 3. To input clinical data. 4. To perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Entry Requirements 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent; and 2. Completion of structured departmental training (see Remarks 4); AND 3. Good command of both written and spoken Chinese and English. Preferable Attributes/Exposure 1. Relevant health care or patient care related training / working experience. 2. Interest to serve and communicate with patients. 3. Knowledge on statistics and research work. 4. PC application including word-processing (both Chinese and English) and other software like Excel and PowerPoint. Remarks For Serving Staff 1. The selected candidate will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for 1-3 years depending on his/her existing employment terms. The offer of salary for 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 2. Appointment will be on contract terms for 1-3 years. 5% of total basic salary as end-of-contract gratuity may be offered upon completion of contract with satisfactory performance. 3. 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 4. Applicants who do not meet entry requirement (2), if find suitable, will be employed to undergo at least 6 months’ on the job training including the structured departmental training. During the training period, the staff will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant IIIA at a monthly salary of HK$14,958 to provide service and to receive the training. After the training period of at least 6 months and passing the end of training examination / assessment on skills and performance, the staff will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II at a monthly salary of HK$17,888. Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the examination / assessment after training. 5. Required to work shifts and irregular hours, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 6. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. 7. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 8. The renewal/extension of appointment will be subject to service needs and job performance. 9. Please submit on-line application on or before 3 March 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2595 5863.