Ward Assistant

  • Post Date: November 7, 2019
  • Apply Before: December 6, 2019
  • Applications 22
  • Views 198
Job Overview

An ultramodern hospital located in the heart of Benin City is looking to hire suitable personnel for immediate employment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assist patients in and out of taxis, ambulances or cars
  • Lift patients on and off beds, with the assistance of nurses.
  • Transfer patients’ files and x-rays between departments, specimens to laboratories.
  • Make sure that an adequate supply of clean clothing and linen is available for the patient and that soiled items are removed and cleaned.
  • Transport specimens to laboratories.
  • Deliver and collect linen, rubbish, infectious waste, specimens and equipment.
  • Maintain clean and prepare wheelchairs, trolleys and other equipment.
  • Assist in administrative duties such as photocopying ward forms.
  • Assist in the maintenance of stocks of linen and non-medical supplies.
  • Assist in lifting and turning patients, transporting them in wheelchairs, stretches or on movable beds between wards and departments.
  • Clean equipment in the pan room such as pan trolleys, buckets, pans, bowls, suction bottles and tubing, commodes, wheel chairs and seats, and rinse trays.
  • Assist in emergencies.


  • Diploma in any Health related field
  • Caring and supportive attitude.
  • Able to perform domestic duties efficiently.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Able to work as part of a team
  • Able to follow instructions.
  • Able to remain calm in emergencies.
  • Reliable, punctual and energetic.
  • Knowledgeable in basic patient care
Job Detail
  • LGA Oredo
  • Required Skills & Expertise Able to perform domestic duties efficiently
  • Job Sector Health Care
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Years of Experience 3 - 5 years