KCC2103003 Patient Care Assistant II (Department of Psychiatry), Kowloon Hospital, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 2/3/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Department of Psychiatry), Kowloon Hospital

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: KCC2103003

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster-Kowloon Hospital

Description: Rank : Patient Care Assistant II Office : Department of Psychiatry, Kowloon Hospital Pay : HK$17,888 – HK$22,357 per month (Please note the Remarks 4) Key Responsibilities: 1. To assist nurses and Allied Health Professionals to: - Carry out screening and assessments for the provision of multi-disciplinary care / activities including individual and groups sessions. - Develop educational / therapeutic programs including preparation of training material, implementation and evaluation for mentally ill patients. - Teach and coach patients in related skills during therapeutic activities. - Collect, organize and input clinical information related to patient care, clinical outcome measures and research. - Ensure the maintenance of treatment / workshop areas, equipment, tools and materials conducive to treatment. 2. To perform independent operation of computers and data input for administrative and clinical purposes. 3. Carry out any other duties as assigned by the supervisor. Requirements: 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 or equivalent. 2. Completion of in-service training program. (Please note Remarks 4) Preferred Attributes / Exposure: 1. Empathetic, pleasant and mature personality. 2. Self-motivated and able to work independently. 3. Experience and skills in counselling, conducting group discussion / activities. 4. Experience and skills in doing art and craft work. Remarks: For Serving HA Staff 1. The candidate selected will be offered either contract or fixed term appointment for up to 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 up to 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. The selected applicant who does not complete the training that mentioned in “Entry Requirements” above will be required to undergo at least 6 months’ on-the-job training. During training, the selected candidate will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant IIIA with monthly salary of HK$14,958. Upon completion of the training, passing of the assessment and together with satisfactory performance, the applicant 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. 5. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. 6. Required to work shifts and irregular hours, during typhoons, rainstorms and other emergencies. 7. May be required to work in another work location to meet service needs of the HA. 8. Employment may be renewed depending on operational needs and satisfactory performance of the appointee. 9. Please submit on-line application on or before 15 March 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 8241.

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