FOOD SERVICES AID (Chief Directorate: Rural Health Services)

The department of Health is seeking people to do Food services aid at Paarl Hospital, interested and qualifying candidates should apply as soon as today, Successful candidates will get a salary of R104 073 Yearly, If you have any questions or inquiries about this job advertisement please direct them to Ms D Koen Tel No: (021) 860-2546


All regular and therapeutic diets are prepared in advance and produced in compliance with the PAWC Food Service Policy. Observe the typical PAWC menus and receipts. Food is weighed, served, and distributed to various wards. Follow health and safety laws while keeping the kitchen space and equipment clean and in good condition. Adhere to hospital/PAWC policy and dress in accordance with departmental guidelines. Observe and abide with Health and Safety guidelines. Follow and abide by basic control methods and operational standards.


The bare minimum is proficiency in reading, writing, and math. Experience: Adequate background in a sizable Food Service Unit Experience with large-scale hospital catering is appropriate. experience with therapeutic diets, food groups, cooking techniques, and the right knowledge of how to prepare and portion meals using standardized recipes. familiarity with the Cook-Chill System that is appropriate.

Suitable experience in patient care. such as a ward hostess. Basic prerequisites for the position: The incumbent must be ready to work shifts and overtime, including on the weekends and on federal holidays. Those in office must be in good physical and mental health in order to lift big goods and stand all day. ability to perform physically demanding labor. Knowledge and skill-based competencies: understanding of large-scale industrial foodservice production for normal and therapeutic diets.

knowledge of safety, hygiene, and occupational health principles. the capacity to sustain effective interpersonal skills. Communication skills in two out of the three Western Cape official languages. It will be advantageous to show proof of attendance from a kitchen cleaner, kitchen hygiene, or assistant chef. the capacity to work under pressure and within a team. the capacity to read, speak, and write in at least two of the Western Cape’s three official languages.


Applications must be submitted on the new Z83 Form, which includes a thorough CV and three references: Names and Phone Numbers a connection with a reference, In addition, applicants simply need to complete a Z83 form.

as well as a complete CV Communication from the agency’s human resources department

The number of certified documents required will be limited to those who have been shortlisted.

candidates. As a result, only those who have been shortlisted for a position will be required to interview.

send certified documents (copy of diplomas, matriculation certificates, and identification cards)

document, evidence of registration, proof of citizenship if not a citizen of the Republic of South Africa) on or before

after receiving notification from HR, on the day of the interview

Shortlisted candidates will be subjected to additional Personnel Suitability tests, and their appointment is contingent on the results of these checks.

security clearance, security vetting, and qualification checks

Verification and criminal background checks are required. Reference checks will be carried out on the candidates.

candidate nominated (s). Please keep in mind that all correspondence will be handled with

the applicants who have been narrowed down to a few. If you haven’t heard from the Department yet,

within three (3) months of the advertisement’s end date, to the Department of Health,

Please accept our apologies for the failure of your application. All candidates are thanked.

for their enthusiasm. Applicants with disabilities are invited to apply.

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APPLICATIONS : The Chief Executive Officer, Paarl Hospital, Private Bag X3021, Paarl 7621. FOR ATTENTION : Mr K Cornelissen