Administration Assistant


Administration Assistant

Life Vincent Pallotti Hospital
Administration Assistant
A vacancy exists for an Administration Clerk, based at Life Vincent Pallotti Oncology Centre in Cape Town. This position reports to Kulthum Ismail, Lead Radiotherapist. The Oncology Centre provides comprehensive cancer care services to patients. The successful candidate will contribute to the effective Administration of the Radiotherapy department.
Critical Outputs
  • Assist with reception functions as required
  • Ensure sufficient stationary available
  • Managing diaries for Planning and Treatment Floor
  • Data capturing
  • Archive management
  • Filing and general office duties
  • Receive visitors and telephone calls
  • Manage front office access and activities
  • Coordinate patient appointments
  • Maintain patient records
  • Coordinate receipt, completion and delivery of forms and mail
  • Strong administration skills
  • Computer literacy with MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • The ability to work systematically
  • Good communication and patient care skills
  • English and one other official language essential
  • Medical Reception experience
  • Grade 12 certificate or equivalent.
  • Strong computer skills, i.e. Excel, Word, Outlook
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • An experience as an administration assistant will be an added advantage
  • The ability to multitask and work well under pressure and professionalism
  • Knowledge of hospital procedures and previous relevant experience will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge of ICD 10 codes as well as authorisation process is essential
  • Honest, trustworthy, attention to detail and reliable
  • Empathetic
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgement
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
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021 506 4150
086 522 7850
Closing date
Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Internal applicants – Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Should you not receive any communication after 2 weeks of closing date, kindly consider your application as unsuccessful.

External candidates will also be considered.

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