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Senior Medical Officer at Neno District Council

  • Full Time
  • Neno
  • Salary: 00

Neno District Council

The Local Government Service Commission is inviting applications from suitably qualified Malawians for the following vacancies existing at Neno District Council.

JOB TITLE: SENIOR MEDICAL OFFICER.

GRADE: H/M5

DUTIES

i. Manage various medical and surgical conditions in line with National Treatment Guidelines and Protocols.
ii. Conduct regular ward rounds and in-patients as necessary.
iii. Conduct regular or scheduled out-patients’ clinics.
iv. Participate in the training and supervision of clinicians and nurses (Student’s internships) under his/her control.
v. Conduct surgical procedures of generic surgery and gynaecology/obstetrics.
vi. Ensure compliance with minimum standards of clinical services by all staff under him/her including infection prevention guidelines and coordinate the preparation and maintenance of up to date patient medical records.
vii. Perform routine monitoring of health indicators and using data in planning and management of health services.

Educational Qualifications

Applicants must be in possession of a bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery degree (MBBS) obtained from a recognized university/institution.

Competencies

The job holder is responsible for undertaking day to day clinical duties and periodic medical examinations. Must have supervisory skills and good analytical skills. He/she must demonstrate the ability to attend to medical duty calls after working hours

Method Of Application

Application letters should be addressed to:

The Executive Secretary
Local Government Service Commission
P.O. Box 766
LILONGWE

Closing date for applications is 20th March 2024. Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged and invited for interviews.