General Nurse (32)

General Nurse (32)

APPLICATIONS are invited from suitably qualified and experienced persons to fill the above-mentioned positions, which have fallen vacant in the Health Services Department. Reporting to the Sister-in-Charge, the incumbents will be responsible for all general nursing duties, among other duties.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Diploma in General Nursing
  • Diploma in Midwifery
  • Counselling and Family Planning certificates
  • At least 3 years’ experience in general nursing and a minimum of one year’s experience as a Midwife
  • Practising Certificate

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Attends to emergency cases and manages same as per protocol
  • Dispenses drugs to patients as prescribed by the Doctor
  • Admits maternity patients as per protocpl
  • Examines pregnant mothers for ante natal care
  • Conducts baby deliveries as per protocol
  • Conducts post natal care of babies and mothers as per procedure
  • Participates in the immunization and national outreach programmes
  • Conducts surveillance on EPI diseases
  • Any other duties as may be assigned by the Matron

Core Competencies:

  • Mature and compassionate
  • Excellent clinical management skills
  • Excellent risk analysis skills
  • Excellent knowledge on procedures to be taken during child birth

Interested candidates should submit an application letter, in own handwriting, accompanied by six (6) copies of detailed Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of all relevant qualifications and three (3) testimonial letters, to be addressed to:

The Town Clerk

Chitungwiza Municipality

P.O. BoxCZA70


No later than Thursday, 31st March 2016.