Psychiatric Nurse

  • Full Time
  • Lilongwe
  • Applications have closed

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services

Saint John of God Hospitaller Services provides both residential and community-based mental health services, and services for children with a disability and/or special needs in the cities of Mzuzu, Lilongwe and their environs. This is done through inpatient, outpatient and community based mental health programs; rehabilitation and vocational training for people recuperating from mental illness, people with disability and other special needs; special education and community based rehabilitation for children with disability or epilepsy. The service also provides university level training in psychiatric nursing, general nursing, clinical medicine (psychiatry) and counselling.

Position Title: Psychiatric Nurse

Location: Lilongwe

Reports to: Nurse Manager House of Hospitality

Purpose of the Position

Under the general supervision of the Programs Manager, the Psychiatric Nurse will be expected to provide Nursing Services to all clients in the Residential unit, outpatient and in our community outreach clinics.

Requirements

Diploma in Nursing and Midwifery
Post Basic training in Psychiatric Nursing
Current registration with Nurses and Midwives council
Experience in Psychiatric unit will be added advantage
Willingness to work with mentally ill clients and their families.
Strict adherence to our Child and vulnerable adult protection policy.

Interested candidates meeting the above named requirements should send their application letters with Curriculum Vitae stating at least three traceable referees with email addresses and mobile phone numbers to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Saint John of God Hospitaller Services
P. O. Box 744
Mzuzu

Fax: 01311213

Email: vacancy@sjog.mw

Closing date: Friday, 19th April 2019.