Overview

The Kamuzu University of Health Sciences (KUHeS) is a University formed by merging the College of Medicine and Kamuzu College of Nursing, which were constituent colleges of the University of Malawi.

It was established by an Act of Parliament (No. 20 of 2019). It is a comprehensive health and allied sciences higher education institution established with the primary function of training health workers under one roof to promote inter-profession collaboration, team building and teamwork from the early days of training.

The University is inviting applications from suitably qualified Malawians to fill the following vacant positions:

RECEPTIONIST (2 posts tenable in Blantyre).

JOB PURPOSE

To manage the front office

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The post holder will be expected to carry out the following key duties and responsibilities;

  • Managing the switchboard
  • Taking and delivering messages
  • Providing basic public relations information to the public
  • Attending to visitors and efficiently handling office traffic
  • Recording the incoming and outgoing mail
  • Developing and maintaining a filing system.

EDUCATION, QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Front office Operation Certificate from an accredited institution
  • Malawi School Certificate of Education
  • Good communication skills with at least two years’ work experience and must be computer literate.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

Applicants meeting the requirements indicated above should submit applications including copies of certificates and detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV) with names, emails and contacts of 3 traceable professional referees (one of which must be from a recent or current employer), which should be sent to:

The Registrar

Kamuzu University of Health Sciences

Blantyre Campus

Private Bag 360

Chichiri

Blantyre 3.

Or

Email: recruitment@kuhes.ac.mw

Applications should be submitted by close of business on Monday, 27th June 2022.

Those submitting through email should indicate the title of the post subject fine.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.