NTWC-S2103003 Patient Care Assistant II (Mental Health Services), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 1/3/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Mental Health Services)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: NTWC-S2103003

Job Type: Contract Full-time

Location: New Territories West Cluster-Castle Peak Hospital

Description: Office : Mental Health Services, New
Territories West Cluster (NTWC) Pay : HK$17,888
– HK$22,357 per month (see Remarks 3, 6) Job: 1. Assist health care
professionals to observe and report the physical and mental conditions of
patients. 2. Provide personal care to psychiatric patients. 3. Assist health care professionals in preparing and carrying
out treatment, psychosocial and rehabilitation
programs. 4. Perform escort / outreach / outdoor duties if
required. 5. Provide clerical support, such as data input,
statistics and record keeping. 6. Handle
enquiries and communicate with clinical staff and public. 7. Other duties as assigned by supervisors. Requirements: 1. Completed F.5/ S.5
or equivalent (see
Remarks 1); 2. Completed
structured departmental training (see Remarks 6); 3. Holder of
accredited Health Care Assistant or Care-related Support Workers (CRSW)
certificate. * * Please refer to the following
link to review the accredited Health Care Assistant or Care-related Support
Workers training course organize by External Training Organizers: http://www.ha.org.hk/haho/ho/hrd_jv/HA_Accredited_HCA_CRSW_Training-Ref_List_chi.pdf Preferable Attributes/ Exposure: 1. Having good interpersonal skills and communication
skills. 2. Self-motivated and able to work
independently under pressure. 3. Having
the knowledge on patient rehabilitation
and experience s in care of psychiatric patients. 4. Having basic computer knowledge
and skills in using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Chinese word processing. 5. Fluency in spoken Cantonese;
good reading and writing skills in English and Chinese. 6. Having
the ability to communicate in Putonghua or other Chinese dialects is an
advantage Remarks: For
Serving HA Staff 1. Serving staff who have completed F.3/ S.3 or
equivalent and have care related experience within HA may also be considered. 2. The selected candidate will be offered either contract
or fixed term appointment for 1-3 year(s) depending on his/her existing
employment terms. 3. 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 4. 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. 5. 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 6. 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 Patient Care Assistant IIIA with monthly salary of
HK$14,958. 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 Patient Care Assistant II with monthly salary of HK$17,888.
Employment may be terminated if the selected applicant cannot pass the
assessment after training. 7. Job
rotation would be arranged for the selected candidate if required. 8. Selected
candidate may be required to perform 24-hour shift duty and to perform duties
during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 9. Required
to wear uniform and other personal protective equipment. 10. 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. 11. Renewal
of contract will depend on funding, operational needs and appointee’s
performance. Please submit application
on-line on or before 15 March 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 2468 6404 .

Link: https://ha.taleo.net/careersection/jobdetail.ftl?job=NTWC-S2103003