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NAFASI 50 ZA KAZI TIBA CARE

Tiba Home Care is the perfect solution for seniors and others who aren’t ready to leave their homes for an institutional setting or live with relatives, but because of illness or chronic conditions need support to remain at home. We improve your life by providing compassionate, one- on-one care in the comfort of your own home.
Tiba Home Care is the mobile service under Tanzanian registered NGO known as, V.E.S Foundation which its headquarters are located at Sinza Mori in Dar es Salaam region.
Who are we Looking For?
We are looking for nurses who have been registered or enrolled by the nursing board of Tanzania including these Qualities.
Job Title: Nurse/ Care Assistant
Job Setting: Clients Premises/ Home
Job Description:
– Accurate use of Technology (Smart Phone) in providing our service
– Going to a patients Home when requested by a Customer at any time of the day
– Identify patients’ care requirements
– Provide psychological support as needed
– Resolve and/or report on patients’ needs or issues
– Perform necessary routine diagnostic checks (e.g. monitor pulse, blood pressure, oxygen, temperature etc.)
– Accurately monitor and record data regarding patients’ conditions; document all provided care services
– Function well during stressful situations to treat healthcare emergencies
– Follow all care regulations and standards
Nurse Qualifications/Skills:
– Registered Nurse (RN) or Enrolled Nurse (EN) by the Tanzania Nursing And Midwifery Council (TNMC)
– Must have completed a certificate ,diploma level or Degree Level
– Active applicable state license**
– Clinical skills
– Bedside manner
– Infection control
– Physiological knowledge
– Administering medication
– Medical teamwork
– Multitasking, listening, and verbal communication
– Health promotion and maintenance
– Clean background check and clean drug screen
– Fluent in English and Swahili.
Application Deadline October 30, 2019.

2 Job Opportunities at Aga Khan Health Service (AKHST)

Aga Khan Health Service
Aga Khan Health Service

Overview
The Aga Khan Health Service, Tanzania (AKHST) an institution of The Aga Khan Development Network, has completed a major expansion of the Aga Khan Hospital, Dar es Salaam. This expansion aims at enhancing the Hospital’s facilities, technology and capacity which will allow it to become the leading provider of high-quality medical care focusing on tertiary medicine, reversing the flow of medical tourism and enhancing its capacity to deliver high quality health sciences education.
The Hospital’s recent expansion focuses on expanding key clinical services including the de­velopment of comprehensive cardiology, oncology and neurosciences programmes as well as the expansion of orthopedics and trauma, diagnostic imaging, pathology, critical care, and women and child health.

The Hospital is ISO 9001 certified and Joint Commission International Accredited which is a testimony to the provision of the highest level of quality and patient safety that compares with the best hospitals in the world. The Hospital is also a teaching site for The Aga Khan Universi­ty, which offers postgraduate medical education programs leading to Master’s of Medicine in Family Medicine, Internal Medicine and Surgery. The Aga Khan Hospital is also an accredited internship site and accepts 60 interns annually.
The Hospital has also established 23 outreach health facilities that are located across 11 regions of Tanzania and are connected via an integrated health systems that supports a strong contin­uum of care from primary to tertiary medicine.

We are seeking for enthusiastic and qualified experienced personnel for the following po­sitions:

POSITION: HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AKHST & AKHS EAST AFRICA (1 POSITION)

POSITION SUMMARY
The Head of Business Development AKHST & AKHS EA is responsible for leading Strategic and Operational Marketing, building local and international Partnerships, developing beneficial Customer Relationships aimed at strengthening the existing market gains and expanding new opportunities.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • MBA
  • 10+ years’ experience in analyzing new business opportunities
  • A minimum of five (5) years direct experience in health marketing/business development in senior leadership role
  • Developing and evaluating strategies: Identifying and framing issues, developing hypotheses, conducting market intelligence and analyses to test key hypotheses, developing execution plans
  • Communicating with external review organizations or comparable entities, healthcare business development or marketing experience and working effectively with people of diverse backgrounds required
  • Strong conceptual problem solving skill and analytical skills
  • Superior communication skills and IT fluency
  • Excellent negotiation and leadership skills, proven track record of successfully pitching for new business
  • Knowledge of key internal and external healthcare environments.
  • Proven ability to develop and implement a comprehensive business development plan.
  • Ability to demonstrate superior customer service skills to external and internal customers.
  • Skilled in organizing and prioritizing workloads

POSITION: SENIOR MANAGER MWANZA MEDICAL CENTER AND CLUSTER OPERATIONS (1 POSITION)

POSITION SUMMARY
The Senior Manager assumes leadership and accountability of the overall strategic and operational planning and management of the Mwanza Cluster – Medical center and OHCs. These mandates will be carried out within the overall strategic direction of Aga Khan Health Services, East Africa (AKHS-EA), under the guidance of the Department of Health (Geneva) of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) and the Board of Directors of AKHS.T and in accordance with the AKDN’s East Africa Integrated Health Strategy framework.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Masters Degree in Health Care or Hospital Administration or in Business Administration OR any field of Allied Health
  • A degree in any clinical discipline will be an added advantage
  • 5 to 7 years of executive-level experience in Health Care Administration in a Hospital or International Health Organization environment.
  • Extensive knowledge of current health care administration, principles and practices.
  • Extensive knowledge of management principles, practices and procedures including accounting & finance, purchasing, people management, facilities, human resource and related supporting services within Hospital areas.
  • Ability to analyze operational data and employ approved management techniques to obtain maximum effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Ability to interpret established policies into operating procedures to facilitate implementation of hospital programs.
  • Special interest in and knowledge of the areas of maternal, neonatal and child health, and district health systems and population health would be an advantage.
  • Excellent people management, interpersonal, leadership and delegation skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent project management, presentation and organizational skills.

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED FOR INTERVIEWS.

APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE SUBMITTED ELECTRONICALLY TO: email protected
WITH THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE POSITION OR HAND DELIVERED TO:

HUMAN RESOURCE DEPARTMENT,
P. O. BOX 2289,
OCEAN ROAD,
DAR ES SALAAM.

CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATIONS IS END OF BUSINESS DAY ON 22ND OCTOBER, 2019.

Job Opportunity at Jhpiego, Regional Technical Lead

Regional Technical Lead

Jhpiego is an international non-profit health organization affiliated with the Johns Hopkins University. For more than 46 years now, Jhpiego has empowered front-line health workers by designing and implementing effective, low-cost, hands-on solutions to strengthen the delivery of health care services for women and their families. By putting evidence-based health innovations into everyday practice, Jhpiego works to break down barriers to high-quality health care for the world’s most vulnerable populations. Jhpiego, implementing a number of projects in Tanzania, wishes to recruit for the following 2 positions.

Regional Technical Lead One position based In Kagera

Position Overview:

The Regional Technical Lead will support the Regional Program Manager to provide technical and program leadership in the areas of Reproductive maternal, newborn and child health (RMNH) including family planning (FP), emergency obstetric and newborn care (both basic and comprehensive): antenatal and postnatal care; ; essential newborn care; and Malaria. Responsibilities include coordinating with Regional and District Health Management Teams, and providing leadership and technical guidance to the regional project team in the development and implementation of integrated RMNCAH activities, utilizing cross-cutting approaches such as performance and quality improvement ensuring the technical and methodological soundness of RMNCAH activities and, in collaboration with the technical team and other partners, supporting the implementation of clinical service delivery strategies, based on sound and current scientific evidence. The Regional Technical Lead will also be responsible for ensuring that activities are on schedule and are being properly documented. S/he will also be responsible for gathering the relevant program data and drafting quarterly progress reports for related technical areas.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Advanced degree in clinical medicine
  • Five or more years of work experience in Reproductive and MNH. Experience working in Maternity care is a plus.
  • Be an excellent classroom and clinical trainer with at least two years’ experience in clinical training
  • Experience working in the private sector/NGOs
  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing capacity-building programs for improving service delivery
  • Ability to coach, mentor and develop technical capacity in service delivery programs and technical staff in the areas of maternal, newborn and child health, and performance and quality improvement
  • Experience managing quality assurance
  • Proven leadership and management skills with the ability to multi-task
  • Self -management is necessary (i.e. motivation, dealing with pressure, adaptability).
  • Ability to communicate effectively, instilling trust and confidence.
  • Be cooperative, competent, hardworking, flexible and dependable.

Jhpiego offers a competitive package for selected candidates in line with salary history, academic qualifications and relevant experience.

To apply please indicate the position title of the position you are applying for on the subject line of your e-mail. Applications should also include an up-to-date CV with three contactable professional references, a cover letter and your salary history. Applications, which do NOT Include ALL of these elements, will NOT be considered.

All applications should be sent through email: USAIDBoreshaAfya.Applications@jhpiego.org Electronics applications are encouraged.

The subject on your application email should be the Title of the position you are applying for, so that we do not miss your application. Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 22 October 2019, at 5:00 P.M.

Jhpiego Is an equal opportunity employer promoting gender, equity and diversity. Persons with disabilities and other minority groups are encouraged to apply

Caution to the applicants:

There have been some bogus adverts online that require candidates to apply through some email addresses of public domains e.g. Yahoo, Gmail, Hotmail, etc. Kindly note:

USAIDBoreshaAfya.Applications@jhpiego.org is the address to use for this recruitment. Please ignore any of those adverts. We also do not charge any application fee nor entertain any meetings or telephone calls. If shortlisted, you will get an official call from our office and receive required steps. If you suspect any wrong – doing kindly write to the Director of Human Resource, through inquiries.tz@jhpiego.org

2 Job Opportunities at MAUWASA, Assistant Technicians (Pump Operators)

Magu Urban Water Supply and Sanitation Authority (MAUWASA) is a Government Institution which has the duty of providing potable, quality water and sanitation services at affordable prices to the residents of Magu Urban for enhancing their health and quality of life. In order to achieve the compact objectives, MAUWASA Board now seeks applications from suitably and qualified Tanzanians who are self-motivated, hardworking, honest and committed to their work to fill the following positions;


ASSISTANT TECHNICIAN II (PUMP OPERATORS)- (2 Post)

The successful candidate will report to Water Production, Maintenance and Repair Engineer.

Academic Qualifications and Age Limit

Holder of Form Four/six Certificate with Trade Test/CbeT Grade II/level II/ NVA/VCII in Electrics and filter Mechanics from a recognized learning Institution.
Age Limit between 18 and 45 years


Duties and Responsibilities

  • To operator water pumps according to agreed schedules v To monitor water level.
  • To make and maintain housekeeping of water pumps, pump house and their surroundings.
  • To maintain and keep proper records and report of pumps performance, fatuity water pumps and breakdowns, electric power failures, and the amount of pumped water at established time intervals from clean water storage reservoirs.
  • To ensure that the required dosage of water treatment chemicals /reagents is administered according to the required standards.
  • To take meter readings of electricity and water consumptions at established time intervals.
  • To ensure cleanliness of water pumps, booster stations water reservoirs.
  • To rerecord pressure gauges performances at established intervals
  • To make proper reporting on water color changes
  • To carry out other duties as may be assigned by the Supervisor.

Tenure of Appointment and Remuneration

According to MAUWASA Salary Scale : MWAS 3/ TGS B
Appointment will be on unspecified period of time.

GENERAL CONDITIONS

  • All applicants must be citizens of Tanzania.
  • Applicants must attach an up-to date Curriculum Vitae (CV) with reliable contacts, postal address, E-mail and telephone/mobile numbers.
  • Applicants should indicate names and contact addresses of at least three referees.
  • Applicants must attach their relevant copies of academic certificates, professional certificates and birth certificates.
  • Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.
  • Testimonials and results slips and statement of results are not accepted

MODE OF APPLICATION

Applications should be addressed to the undersigned as registered mails by postal office, EMS or any other courier, so as to reach the undersigned not later than 14th October, 2019.

MANAGING DIRECTOR,
MAGU URBAN WATER SUPPLY AND SANITATIONAUTHORITY
P.O. Box 52,
MAGU, MWANZA.

Nafasi 2 za kazi- Kitete Hospital Tabora, Lab Technologists

OVERVIEW

Kitete RRH Management in collaboration with Management Development for Heath(MDH), has a pleasure to Invite Suitable Candidates to fill the following Vacancies below:

LAB TECHNOLOGIST( 2 POST)

Report to: Lab Manager Full time

Work station: HVL LAB

Qualification: Lab Technologist should have at least diploma/advance Diploma in Medical/Health Laboratory Science.

Job summary:

Lab Technologist requires extensive, current knowledge of the HIV prevention measures and

HIV viral load (HVL),Lab Technologist have a Knowledge on Implementing

Quality Assurance Activities according to ISO 15189, must enjoy working with other people, have a compassionate nature and be a good listener. A broad knowledge of diverse cultural beliefs and attitudes is often necessary when working with diverse population.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • To store all Samples received at HVL LAB before testing
  • Testing all Samples ,received at HVL LAB
  • To request Laboratory Commodities and Reagents according to Laboratory needs.
  • To Inspect and Store all Laboratory Commodities and Reagents
  • To keep Laboratory data/results after testing
  • To provide on job training to his/her fellow staff
  • Participate in QI activities that aimed to improve Laboratory Service
  • Bring up any ideas or comments that may contribute to better system of patient follow up. 9. Perform any other duties as assigned by a supervisor

APPLICATION DEADLINE;

All application should not be later than Monday 14th October, 2019 at 1300hours All application should be directed to;

MEDICAL OFFICER INCHARGE,

KITETE RRH,

P O. BOX 22,

TABORA.

Interested applicants are encouraged to submit a Cover letter, Certified Copies of Academic Certificate and an updated CV (3 pages max)All application must be submitted physically or by EMS at Hospital Registry.

Duly note ; Kitete RRH does not require applicants to pay any fee at whatever stage of the recruitment and selection process.

Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) CrossCulture Fellowship Programme 2020 (Fully-funded)

Deadline: November 15, 2019

Applications for the Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen (ifa) CrossCulture Fellowship Programme 2020 are now open. The CrossCulture Programme (CCP) enables professionals and committed volunteers to think outside of the cultural box! Each year around 80 fellowship recipients from host organisations in Germany or in one of the over 35 partner countries gain experience in intercultural networks.

Through occupational stays abroad, the programme enables and promotes actors from the cultural, educational, scientific, artistic and medial sectors to work together. The goal of the CrossCulture Programme is to strengthen lasting civil society networks between Germany and countries across the globe. The programme was launched in 2005 and now counts over 750 alumni to its ever-growing network.

During two to three months of practical training in host organisations in Germany or in CCP partner countries, participants deepen their expertise and acquire intercultural skills. In turn, the host organisations benefit from the expertise, regional knowledge and networks of the CCP fellows. The participants then bring their experiences gained abroad into their everyday working life when they return to their home organisation. CCP Fellowships enables professionals and committed volunteers to work in an intercultural environment for two to three months and to gather new skills.

Funding

  • ifa covers the following costs for fellowship recipients from abroad:
  • A monthly allowance of 550 Euros
  • Roundtrip airfare
  • Accommodation
  • A monthly ticket for public transport within the place of residence
  • A refund of applicable visa fees
  • Health insurance

ifa covers the following costs for scholarship recipients from Germany:

  • A monthly allowance of 1,100 Euros
  • A refund of roundtrip airfare
  • A refund of applicable visa fees
  • Health insurance

No provisions will be made for travelling with family members such as spouse or children. ifa assumes no costs or responsibility for other persons beyond the fellowship recipient.

Eligibility

  • Fellowships are principally awarded to people working in one of the following fields:
  • Policy and society
  • Media and culture
  • Human rights and peace
  • Sustainable development
  • The applicant must be between the ages of 23 and 45 at the time of the application.
  • Good written and spoken English skills.
  • At least two years of proven professional experience or volunteer work in a civil society organisation in the country of origin.
  • The applicant is in good health for a longer stay abroad.

Desirable Qualities

  • The applicant has been and is socially engaged for the long-term.
  • The applicant can prove full-time experience in his or her field of work.
  • A collaboration with an organisation in the target country is in progress or planned.
  • The applicant possesses other language skills, particularly, German language skills.

Application
The following application documents are required:

  • Curriculum vitae in English with details about education/training, work experience, volunteering and other skills.
  • Letter of motivation using the Template.
  • Letter of recommendation from the applicant’s home organisation/workplace in the applicant’s country of origin, for example from a supervisor, using the Template.
  • Photo is optional.
  • For more information, see FAQ or visit ifa CrossCulture Fellowship.

Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2020/2021 at the University of Edinburgh (Fully-funded)

Deadline: November 29, 2019

Applications for the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program 2020/2021 at the University of Edinburgh are now open. The Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh will provide postgraduate scholarships to students from Africa with great academic and leadership potential but few educational opportunities.

Ten (10) scholarships are available for the 2020/2021 academic year. On top of financial support, Scholars will participate in activities as part of the wider Scholars Program at the University of Edinburgh including work-based placements, mentorship, and other activities during the academic year.
Scholarships are available for the following postgraduate programs:

  • MSc Africa and International Development
  • MSc Environment and Development
  • MSc Global Health Policy
  • LLM Human Rights
  • MA Design for Change
  • MSc Sustainable Energy Systems
  • MSc Carbon Finance
  • MSc Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Scholarship
The scholarship will cover the full tuition fees and expenses for accommodation and maintenance.

Eligibility

  • Applicants must want to apply for one of the eligible courses listed above;
  • Applicants must qualify academically for admission to the degree of their choice;
  • Applicants must be a resident and citizen of a Sub-Saharan African country;
  • Applicants should not have completed a postgraduate degree previously;
  • Applicants must demonstrate a track record of leadership and service within their community, and;
  • Applicants are able to present economic circumstances which show they lack financial means to pursue higher education in their home country or elsewhere.

Application

  • If the Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program is the only scholarship you are interested in applying for at the University of Edinburgh, please apply for the Scholarship only. If you are also applying for other scholarships in the University of Edinburgh, please apply directly for the degree programme of your choice.
  • Click here to apply
  • For more information, visit Mastercard Foundation Scholars Program.

Nafasi 2 za kazi Max Educational Services Limited, Principals

Max Educational Services Limited invites applications from suitable, qualified and experienced Tanzanians to apply for the following vacant positions available at Mary Immaculate Institute of Technology and Management (MIITM) and Santa Maria Institute of Health And Allied Sciences (SMIHAS).

PRINCIPALS (2 post)

Mary Immaculate Institute of Technology Santa Maria Institute of Health And Allied Sciences Holders of Masters degree in Engineering

Holders of Bachelors degree in Medicine
Masters degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences/Medicallaboratory echnology/Nursing

Duties and responsibilities:

  •  Be the accounting officer and spokesperson of the institute
  • Facilitate learning (by teaching )of academic programmes in the institution
  • Be the principal academic and administrative officer of a technical institution and secretary to the council or governing board:
  • Be responsible or formulation and implementation of policies to enhances the academic excellence of the institution
  • Promote good relations with the government and other organizations and
  • Be responsible for promoting efficiency in the academic activities related to training research and consultancy

Mode of applications:

Qualifying candidates are encouraged to submit their applications accompanied with relevant photograph, copies of certificate of degree awards, academic transcript, curriculum vitae and birth certificate with names of three referees together with their contact address and any other relevant document portraying their competence in the field.

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be arranged and the dates will be communicated to them

Apply within 15 days to

The Director                                

Max Educational Services Limited                     

P.O.Box 11007, Dar es Salaam

Email: 

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Job Opportunities at Max Educational Services Limited, Accounts Assistants

Job Opportunities at Max Educational Services Limited, Accounts Assistants

Accounts Assistant Grade l / Assistant Accountant

Max Educational Services Limited invites applications from suitable, qualified and experienced Tanzanians to apply for the following vacant positions available at Mary Immaculate Institute of Technology and Management (MIITM) and Santa Maria Institute of Health And Allied Sciences (SMIHAS).

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT GRADE I/ ASSISTANT ACCOUNTANT

Qualifications: Accounts Assistant Grade I / Assistant Accountant

Holders of BBA (Accounting, Finance), B.Com (Accounting)or Advanced Diploma in Accountancy or Professional Level I or its equivalent with knowledge of Micro soft office . Tally ERP 9 and three years-experience in similar position is prefered.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Perform some elements of clerical duties;
  • Making income and expense entries and postings;
  • Check entries for accuracy;
  • Reconciliation of students fee payment ledger;
  • Entering vendor invoices, paying bills and creating invoices for its clients
  • Prepare various payment reports, schedules and lists of various expenditures;
  • Maintain book and various registers (e.g. debtor, Imprest creditors);
  • Set up new accounts in general ledger; reconcile selected general ledger accounts; write journal entries for reclassification of expenses as needed.
  • Ensure that all accounting documents are properly filed;
  • Prepare monthly pay slips for each employee, and keeping records and pay-roll registers;
  • Maintain the employees ledger for staff advances, loans and duty travel imp rest;
  • Maintain registers for debtors accurately and up-to-date;
  • Responsible for banking of all cheques coming in to the University;
  • Prepare monthly bank reconciliation and Perform account reconciliations of all balance sheet accounts as requested by Auditors.
  • Perform any other duties assigned to him by the supervisor.

Mode of applications:

Qualifying candidates are encouraged to submit their applications accompanied with relevant photograph, copies of certificate of degree awards, academic transcript, curriculum vitae and birth certificate with names of three referees together with their contact address and any other relevant document portraying their competence in the field.

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be arranged and the dates will be communicated to them

Apply within 15 days to

The Director

Max Educational Services Limited

P.O.Box 11007, Dar es Salaam

Email:

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2 Job Opportunities at Max Educational Services Limited, Human Resources Management Officers

Human Resources Management Officers

Max Educational Services Limited invites applications from suitable, qualified and experienced Tanzanians to apply for the following vacant positions available at Mary Immaculate Institute of Technology and Management (MIITM) and Santa Maria Institute of Health And Allied Sciences (SMIHAS).

HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT OFFICER II (2 post)

Qualifications: Holder of a first degree (NTA Level 8) in Human Resource Management,Business Administration, Public Administration,Sociology or Law from a recognized Institution with atleast three years in that position

Duties & Responsibilities:

Oversees the human resource database. Ensures that system records are accurately recorded and cross checked;

Enters new hire information in the human resource system database. Tracks and resolves problems and checks system operations as scheduled;

Ensures that human resource files and records are maintained in accordance with legal requirements and Institutes policies and procedures

Completes monthly and year-end reports regarding terminations, transfers, and new hires;

Maintains payroll records in compliance with labour laws regulations;

Tracks and resolves payroll errorsand ensures that payroll functions are performed in accordance with established policies and procedures;

Performs miscellaneous clerical functions and special projects as assigned

Mode of applications:

Qualifying candidates are encouraged to submit their applications accompanied with relevant photograph, copies of certificate of degree awards, academic transcript, curriculum vitae and birth certificate with names of three referees together with their contact address and any other relevant document portraying their competence in the field.

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be arranged and the dates will be communicated to them

Apply within 15 days to

The Director ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;

Max Educational Services Limited ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ; ;

P.O.Box 11007, Dar es Salaam

Email: ;

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