22 July 2020

Lancet Student Phlebotomy Technician Opportunities 2020

An opportunity has presented itself to appoint a suitably qualified candidate into the position of Student Phlebotomy Technician. This is a Contract position based at Gauteng, Tshwane, North West, Polokwane, KZN and Western Cape. 
To develop learner competence (i.e. broad knowledge, skills and values) in performing phlebotomy techniques within a medical pathology environment.

A Phlebotomy Technician is trained to draw blood and collect specimens from patient or donors.
Phlebotomy learners attend structured learning programmes including theory and practical training.
After successful completion of the 24 month training programme and the HPCSA board examination, the learner will be able to register with the HPCSA as a qualified Phlebotomy Technician enabling them to be employed in Medical pathology laboratories and blood donation organisations.
  • Grade 12 with English, Mathematics and Biology D symbol 
  • 0-1 Yrs Relevant Working Experience 
  • Computer literate
  • Phlebotomy procedures and processes 
Key Performance Areas

• Attends formal training programme including lectures, practical training and submission of assignments.
• Writing of Health Professions Council (HPCSA) board examination.
• Meet contractual obligations of Learnership appointment.
• Collection of venous and capillary blood and non-blood specimens for medical and blood donation purposes.
• Implements sound housekeeping procedures in accordance with relevant legislation and all safety protocols.
• Represents the organisation by applying the principles of customer care.

Learners will be required to work a 42.5 hour week.Shortlisted candidates will be required to undergo a pre-assessment.

  • Ability to cope with nervous / distressed patients
  • Administrative skills
  • Attention To Detail
  • Customer Orientation
  • Empathy
  • Flexibility
  • Lateral thinking
  • Patience
  • Practical thinking
  • Professionalism
  • Ability to handle sensitive and confidential information
 ***Learners are to make their own arrangements with regards to accommodation, transport and food.

Compensation is commensurate with qualification and experience level.
Closing Date: 14-08-2020


At Lancet Laboratories we recognise that results are achieved through attracting, developing and retaining the best people. We support the attainment of equal opportunity progress, and believe that people are the spirit to us accomplishing our strategic goals.

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