Posted on :
18 Oct, 2013
The PathCare Academy for Training and Development was established in Cape Town in February 2006 with the aim to help address the South African skills shortage in general and shortages in the pathology sector in particular.
PathCare Academy is recruiting for the following 2014 programmes:
1. Phlebotomy Technician Learnership – 2 years
Requirement: Grade 12 maths or maths literacy
2. Student Medical Laboratory Technician – 2 years
Requirement: Grade 12 maths and science/biology
3. Student Laboratory Assistant – 1 year
Requirement: Grade 11 science or biology
Desired Competencies and Abilities (for all Academy programmes):
Read, write and speak English fluently
Read, write and understand basic Afrikaans
Work effectively as part of a team and independently
Work under pressure and study rigorously
Possess a well developed work ethic
Willing to collect and/or process blood and body products
Provide excellent service and be responsive to customer needs
Work shifts and after hours as required
Full details of the specific criteria are specified in the application form. Short-listed applicants are required to undergo pre-interview testing and subsequent panel interviews.
Theoretical training will take place at the PathCare Academy in Cape Town, and practical training will take place at various PathCare laboratories across South Africa.
How to apply
Click Here to download the application form on the PathCare Academy website.
DO NOT include a CV. All information we require at this stage should be filled in on this application form.
The following documents must accompany your application:
Certified copy of your ID
Certified copy of your final Grade 11 report
Certified copy of your final (or most recent) Grade 12 report
Certified copy of results from any tertiary studies whether the course is complete or incomplete
Two completed personal recommendations (Pages 7/8 of the application form) one should be from your teacher/lecturer and the other from your manager/supervisor.
Closing Date: 21 October 2013 at 17:00