Disease Control & Surveillance Assistant

  • Full Time
  • Lilongwe
  • Applications have closed

Lilongwe District Council Health Office

The Management of Lilongwe District Health Office is looking for well qualified, dedicated and hardworking applicants to fill the vacant post of Disease Control & Surveillance Assistant (Grade M) tenable at Lilongwe District Council – Health Sector.

Location: Lilongwe District Council – Health Sector


Provide environmental and personal health services in collaboration with Medical Health Assistants and enrolled Community Health Nurses
Conduct community assessments, village inspections, monitor growth and report disease outbreaks
Supervise VHCS and volunteers and refer patients to nearest health unit
Prepare monthly work plans
Provide feedback to the community
Treating minor ailments and facilities formation and training of Village Health Communities (VHCS) and Volunteers
Any other duties deemed responsible for the post.


Minimum of Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE)
Applicants should be of age between 18 – 35 years.

Salary: Within the Civil Service Grade R Salary Scale Segment

Interested applicants should submit their applications with reliable phone numbers, attaching photocopies of their certificates to:-

The Secretary
Appointment and Disciplinary Committee
Lilongwe District Council – Health Sector
P. O. Box 1274

NOTE: Indicate on the envelope position your applying for on the envelope

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.

Closing date for receiving applications is 18th April, 2019