5 Job Opportunities for Nurses at MDH

About MDH

Management and Development for Health (MDH) is a non-profit, non-governmental organization dedicated to addressing public health priorities in Tanzania and globally.

MDH focuses on communicable diseases like HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria, Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, and Child health (RMNCH), Nutrition, Non-Communicable Diseases, and Health System Strengthening. MDH collaborates with local and global institutions, governmental bodies, donor agencies, academic institutions, and civil society organizations.

Position Details:

  • Job Title: ART Nurse (05 Posts)
  • Location: Ngara, Bukoba & Karagwe Districts Councils in the Kagera region
  • Reports to: Facility in-charge

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Counseling patients on HIV diagnosis, medication management, clinic visits adherence, psychosocial issues, and basic health self-care.
  • Educating family members and caregivers for secondary prevention of HIV infection and improving patient care.
  • Providing comprehensive education to patients on HIV disease, treatment management, prevention, and health lifestyles.
  • Ensuring patients receive appropriate clinical care during clinic visits, including physician examination and laboratory tests.
  • Adhering to nursing ethics such as punctuality and cleanliness.
  • Accurate documentation of patient information and encounters.
  • Assisting patients in accessing other resources through referral networks.
  • Supporting physicians in clinical care provision.
  • Performing other duties as assigned by supervisors.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Nursing.
  • Minimum three (3) years’ experience in HIV/AIDS care and treatment.
  • Valid nursing license.
  • Proficiency in Swahili and English (written and oral).
  • Basic computer skills (MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Internet).
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality and work independently or in a team.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their application letters, CVs, and copies of certificates to MDH Kagera Office, Kiboko Street, Pwani Area.

Application Deadline

The deadline for applications is March 19th, 2024.

MDH does not engage agents or charge any fees to applicants.

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