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Salima District Council is inviting Applications from suitably qualified persons to fill the following vacancies:

Post: Community Development Assistant (Grade M/M11)

Location: Salima District Council Community Services

Salary: Within Grade M/M11 salary Scale segment

Job purpose

  • To provide community extension services for sustainable rural development


  • Assisting in establishing, strengthening and nurturing smooth and cordial work relations and linkages among community development players or stakeholders, VDCs, ADCs, and other development partners to ensure ownership and sustainability of development interventions. Conduct field visits to every community development program and livelihood groups to monitor and supervise activities.
  • Coordinating community development stakeholders at community level
  • Facilitating the identification, mobilization of community needs and development of village action plans.
  • Building capacities of communities in the implementation of development initiatives by mounting courses.
  • Supervision and management of adult literacy centres and instructors in their area
  • Fostering community self-help spirit in designing and implementing communities own development plans and initiatives.
  • Preparing monthly work plans and reports for submission to the district office.
  • Performing other duties as assigned by supervisor.



Interested applicants should meet the following requirements:

  • Certificate in Community Development from a recognized Institution
  • Malawi School Certificate of Education
  • Be willing to serve the rural citizens in Salima District
  • Be willing to work odd hours
  • Age range 25 to 40 years.

How to apply

Interested individuals should submit their application letters together with copies of academic and professional certificates, updated Curriculum Vitae with names of three traceable referees, and clearly marked on the envelope the post being applied for, to:

The Chairperson, 

Appointments and Disciplinary Committee, 

Salima District Council, 

P/Bag 15, 


Closing date for receiving applications is 10th May, 2021.

Only the shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

Skills Required

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