Apr 10, 2019

Various Positions

  • The Luke Commission Compassionate Medicine
Full time Other

Job Description

The Luke Commission (TLC), operating across Eswatini, with headquarters at Sidvokodvo in the Manzini region, is a faith-based organization whose mission is to deliver compassionate, healthcare to the most isolated and under-served populations in Eswatini in collaboration with the Kingdom of Eswatini, local communities, corporate and non-profit partners.
TLC would like to invite applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the following positions:

1. DOCTOR

Reporting to the Medical Executive Team, the main purpose of the job is to provide clinical/medical services working alongside other registered medical practitioners. The healthcare focus areas of the job are skilled healthcare service provision including acute and chronic disease care and comprehensive community based primary healthcare. Surgical experience a plus.

1.1. Minimum Job Requirements

• MBChB

• Certification/Eligible for certification by the Eswatini Medical and Dental Council

• 5 years’ post qualification experience helpful

• Primary healthcare working experience in or commitment to rural community health will be an added advantage

1.2. Required Core Competencies and Personal Attributes

• Diagnostic, therapeutic, clinical, analytical and other medical service skills

• Surgical experience preferred

• Teamwork, pro-active and continuous learning

• Good interpersonal, communication, facilitation and counselling skills

• Result-focused, Service/patient- driven and compassionate

• Attention to detail

• High energy levels

2. NURSE

Reporting to the Medical Executive Team, the main purpose of the job is to provide and perform comprehensive community based primary health care (prevention, promotion, curative, rehabilitation and palliation) and both inpatient and outpatient nursing services to patients at TLC facilities.

2.1. Minimum Job Requirements

• Diploma in Nursing

• Nursing Registration certificate with the Eswatini Nursing Council

• No experience required

• For applicants with working experience, rural, primary healthcare exposure will be an added advantage

2.2. Required Core Competences and Personal Attributes

• Diagnostic, therapeutic, clinical, analytical and other nursing service skills

• Teamwork, pro-active and continuous learner, good communicator, facilitation and counselling skills

• Result-focused, service/patient-driven and compassionate

• Attention to detail and high energy levels

• Self-starter and good work ethics

3. DENTIST

Reporting to Medical Executive Team, the ideal candidate will have worked with patients of all ages, is proficient in performing regular checkups as well as complex dental procedures and is committed to the highest quality of patient care.

3.1 Minimum Job Requirements

• DDS, MID or DD required

• Certification/Eligible for certification by the Eswatini Medical and Dental Council

• Clinical experience a benefit

• Primary healthcare working experience in or commitment to rural community health will be an added advantage

3.2 Required Core Competencies and Personal Attributes

• Diagnose and provide appropriate dental treatment to patients, including regular cleanings, extractions, fillings and root canals. Surgical extractions, implants and cosmetic dentistry a benefit

• Educate patients and caregivers of patients on maintaining proper oral health

• Communicate with dental team regarding patient treatment plans

• Prescribe medications as necessary

• Carefully document all medications, diagnoses, treatments and consultations

• Dedicated to ensuring the highest quality of care to patients

• Excellent communication skills

• Friendly and professional demeanor

4. PHARMACY TECHNICIAN

Under the supervision of the Pharmacy Leadership Team, we require organized and detail-oriented pharmacy technicians to join our growing healthcare team. You should have basic knowledge of pharmacy, including pharmacology, dispensing, patient education, and pharmaceutical stock management.
4.1 Minimum Job Requirements

• Pharmacy Technician Certification

• Certification/Eligible for certification by the Eswatini Medical and Dental Council

• Familiarity with pharmaceutical and medical terminology

4.2 Required Core Competencies and Personal Attributes

• Excellent customer service skills; strong interpersonal communication skills

• Comfortable working in fast-paced environment

• Functions well on a multi-disciplinary team

• Pro-active/continuous learner

• Attention to detail, high energy levels

• Humility, servant-hood

• Caring, compassionate

• Self-starter, good work ethics

• Strong sense of calling very helpful

Remuneration package:Competitive remuneration packages will be offered. Application letters, addressed to the HR department together with comprehensive curriculum vitae and certificates should be emailed to recruitment@lukecommission.org by closing date Monday 15 April 2019.

Note: if no response is received after the expiry of 14 days from the closing date, applicants should assume that their application was unsuccessful.


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