Job Opportunities at The School of St Jude, Health and Welfare Assistant
2 Job Opportunities at The School of St Jude, Health and Welfare Assistant / Health and Welfare Officer
POSITIONS: Health and Welfare Assistant / Health and Welfare Officer (2 Vacancies)
Want to work for one of the largest charities of its kind in Africa? Are you passionate about looking after the health and welfare of school students…? Keep reading!
The School of St Jude is a pioneering leader in charitable education within Africa.
We are giving 1,800 students a 100% free, quality education, 100’s of graduates access to higher education and 30,000+ Tanzanians quality teaching each year.
St Jude’s is funded by generous supporters from around the world who make our mission of giving bright, poor Tanzanian students a free, quality education possible.
Who are you
Organised and have patience, empathy and tact
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to interact positively with students, parents and colleagues
Enjoy working in a dynamic environment
Respect the need for confidentiality
What you’ll do
Work with students to ensure they stay healthy and safe
Follow up on any potential welfare issues, either at school or their home environments
One day you might be filing, doing data entry or contributing to reports, another day you might be on hospital visits or house checks to students’ homes
What we’re looking for
Qualification in Social Work, Psychology, Public Health or Community Services
Experience working in a school or hospital
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
First Aid Qualification desirable
The opportunity to use your talents and expertise to fight poverty through education and make a positive impact in Tanzania
A flexible and supportive community of international and local employees
Ample opportunities for career progression and development
Mid-morning tea and lunch (during working days)
Are you interested?
Send your cover letter and an up to date Curriculum Vitae to [email protected] (subject line must include the reference number: TSOSJ/HR/ADM/CR/02/21)
APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON 22 OCTOBER 2021,
ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED.