Dental Therapist

  • 3 months ago
  • Mchinji

    Job Description

    St. Michael`s Guilleme Community Hospital is one of the hospitals under the Archdiocese of Lilongwe. The Hospital’s mission is to provide the preventive, curative, promotional and rehabilitative health care services in holistic manner in accordance with the needs of the communities and call to compassion and having respect for dignity of the person in line with Catholic core values and principles.

    To achieve its mission statement, the Hospital is inviting applications from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacant position:

    POSITION: DENTAL THERAPIST

    Grade: K

    Location: St. Michael`s Guilleme Community Hospital

    Department: Clinical

    SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Carrying out simple surgical extraction of teeth
    • Scaling, polishing and filling teeth
    • Conducting health education on oral care
    • Prescribing drugs and treating patients with oral problems,
    • Making artificial teeth and fitting them
    • Conducting oral preventive dental work programme
    • Recording data in relevant registers and instruments following HMIS guidelines
    • Routinely monitor the dental services and take necessary actions to improve the services quality and oral health status of the people
    • Any other duties assigned from time to time.


    QUALIFICATIONS

    • Diploma in Dental Therapy from a reputable training institution with 2 years’ experience.
    • Registered with Medical Council of Malawi.


    KNOWLEDGE, ABILITY AND SKILLS

    • Well conversant with the Health system in Malawi
    • Ability to work independently and in a team
    • Effective communication skills
    • Problem identification and solving skills.

    MODE OF APPLICATION

    Interested candidates should submit their applications together with Curriculum Vitae, copies of certificates and contact details of three traceable referees by Wednesday, 22nd July, 2020 to the addresses below:

    The Sister in Charge
    St. Michael`s Guilleme Community Hospital
    P.O. BOX 230
    Magawamedical jobs in malawi
    MCHINJI

    Attention: H.R.M.O

    Email Address: [email protected] 

    copy to: [email protected]

    Only shortlisted applicants will be acknowledged.

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