Overview

Marymount Catholic Secondary School is a key provider of girls’ education in Malawi. Applications are invited from interested candidates to fill the vacant positions of School Matron tenable at Marymount Girls Catholic Secondary school.

SCHOOL MATRON

The successful candidate will be answerable to the School Manager through the Operations Manager Academics.

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Approving quality and quantity of all food supplies
  2. Checking that all food supplies are properly stored.
  3. Preparation of nutritious menu for the Boarders and tuckshop supplies.
  4. Checking that food is properly cooked in accordance with hygiene Policy.
  5. Checking that the kitchen is always clean.
  6. Treating students’ illnesses and maintaining their health files.
  7. Referring major cases to hospitals if necessary.
  8. Preparing a sick list register and displaying the same in the staff room and appropriate offices.
  9. Purchasing, administering and storage of drugs and medicine.
  10. Maintaining and accounting for all school property under her charge.
  11. Making sure that cooks are clean and healthy.
  12. Ensuring that cooks undergo monthly medical check-ups.
  13. Arranging for temporary guardians for sick students before parent/guardians are called to take over.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Must be a registered nurse with not less than five years experience. Retired female officer will have an added advantage.
  • Minimum of a Diploma in Nursing or its equivalent.
  • Must be between the age of 30-55 years
  • Must be physically fit.
  • Must be a practising Christian.
  • Must be sober minded and honest.
  • Must be computer literate.
  • Must be willing to work during odd hours.

MODE OF APPLICATION

All applications must include current CV, copy of certificate and contacts of three traceable referees.

Only shortlisted candidates will be called for interviews.

Applications from interested candidates should be sent to:

The Board Chairperson

Marymount Girls Catholic Secondary School

P.O. Box 137

MZUZU.

Email: schoolmanager@marymount.mw

All applications should be received not later than 4th July, 2022.