Dental Therapist 1

Dental Therapist

St. Luke’s Hospital

St. Luke’s Hospital is a Christian Health Association of Malawi (CHAM) Institution and is owned by the Anglican Diocese of Upper Shire (ADUS) and is situated at Malosa in Zomba. St. Luke’s Hospital invites application from suitably qualified candidates to fill the following position.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Job Post : DENTAL THERAPIST
Grade : K
Reporting to : Chief Dental Therapist
Salary : Within Government Salary Scale Segment of Grade K

KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Carrying out simple surgical extraction of teeth.
• Scaling, polishing and filling teeth.
• Prescribing drug and conducting oral teeth hygiene for patients.
• Conducting oral preventive dental work programs in institutions and health centres.
• Making artificial teeth and fitting them.
• Fitting appliances in patients mouth and reporting fractured dentures.
• Re-appointing patients for further treatment.
• Supervising the recording of data in relevant register

QUALIFICATIONS AND ATTRIBUTE
• A minimum of a Diploma in Dental Therapy obtained from recognized institution.
• Must be registered with Medical Council of Malawi
• Should be in possession of Malawi School Certificate of Education.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• High level of integrity and confidentiality.

Interested job applicants meeting the above job specifications should submit their applications to the following address:

The Chief Hospital Administrator
St. Luke’s Hospital
P.O. Box 21
Chilema
ZOMBA

Attention: The Senior Human Resource and Management Officer

Closing date for submission of application is by 12:00 Noon 14th October, 2021. Only shortlisted Applicants will be acknowledged.