KCC2104045 Patient Care Assistant II (Eye Care Assistant), Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Company/Organisation: Hong Kong Hospital Authority

Post Date: 3/5/2021

Job Title: Patient Care Assistant II (Eye Care Assistant)

Staff Group: Clerical, Secretarial and Supporting

Reference Number: KCC2104045

Job Type: Full Time

Location: Kowloon Central Cluster

Description: Position : Patient Care Assistant II (Eye Care Assistant) Office : Hong Kong Eye Hospital Pay : HK$17,888 – HK$22,357 per month (Please note the Remarks 4) Responsibilities : 1. Take care of ophthalmic patients for clinical attendances. 2. Assist health care professionals during clinical ophthalmic consultation/treatment and investigative procedures (e.g. visual acuity, non-contact tonometer measurement, visual field). 3. Ensure ophthalmic instruments, equipment and physical work environment are in good condition. 4. Control inventory of medical consumables and equipment. 5. Support the daily operation of the Triage Unit, SOPD, Ward & Day Surgery Centre (DSC) and Operating Theatre. 6. Perform clerical duties and handle patient/public enquiries. 7. Perform any other related duties as assigned by supervisors. Entry Requirements: 1. Completed F.5 / S.5 with (a) Passes in 5 subjects in the Hong Kong Certificate of Education Examination including English Language (Syllabus B) and Chinese Language, or equivalent; OR (b) 5 subjects in the Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education attaining the level specified below: - Level 2 in English Language and Chinese Language; and - Level 2 in New Senior Secondary subjects/ “Attained” in Applied Learning subjects (subject to a maximum of 2 subjects under this category)/ Grade E in Other Language subjects; or equivalent. 2. Possess the following certificate that issued by Hospital Authority (Please note the Remarks 4): (a) Corporate Technical Service Assistant (Eye Care Assistant) Training; Or (b) Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Eye Care Assistant) Training. 3. Good ability to read and write Chinese and English, and speak fluent Cantonese. Preferred Attributes / Exposure: 1. Relevant experience in health care service is preferred. 2. Interested to work in a hospital setting and serve patients. 3. Good communication and interpersonal skills with outgoing personality. Remarks: For Serving Staff 1. The selected candidate 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. Candidates who have not acquired the entry requirement (2) if found suitable for appointment will be appointed as Patient Care Assistant II with a monthly salary of HK$17,888 to provide service and to receive the Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Eye Care Assistant) training and at least 6 months’ in-service training. He or she will be nominated to attend the Corporate Patient Care Assistant (Eye Care Assistant) training in due course. Upon satisfactory completion of the training and passing the requisite assessments and tests, the monthly salary will be adjusted to HK$19,676. If the appointees cannot complete the Patient Care Assistant (Eye Care Assistant) training and passed the assessments/tests, their employment with the Hospital Authority may be terminated. 5. Required to wear uniform, N-95 mask and other personal protective devices if needed. 6. Required to work shifts and to report for duty 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 16 May 2021 . For enquiries, please telephone 3506 4715.

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