1.0 Background Information
National Organisation of Nurses and Midwives of Malawi (NONM) is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental union and professional organization representing nurses and midwives of Malawi.
NONM’s vision is to have a strong, vibrant, and visionary organisation that will result in a motivated and empowered nurse and midwife. Its mission is to promote and maintain members’ professional interests and socio-economic welfare to effectively contribute to quality healthcare services rendered to the nation.
A vacancy has arisen for the position of Executive Director and NONM therefore invites applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates for a yearly renewal contract post tenable at its headquarters located in City Centre, Area 13, Lilongwe.
2.0 The Post
The Executive Director serves to oversee the administrative operations of the organisation at its headquarters. As such, the Executive Director shall be accountable to the National Executive Committee and be responsible for the general management of the secretariat commensurate with NONM policies as established by the National Executive Committee and the Biennial General Meeting for the organisations sustainability. Specific job requirements and responsibilities are outline below.
3.0 Personal Specifications & Qualifications
The post requires a highest degree of union leadership attributes including knowledge and experience in unionism, mobilizing membership through operationalizing the check-off system to meet stipulated targets for the specific periods, lobbying and advocacy, team building, motivation, commitment, public relations, membership drive, and willingness towards extensive travel
The ideal candidate should fulfill the following Qualifications and Requirements:
4.0 Specific Responsibilities
5.0 Contact details for applications
Suitably qualified and interested applicants are invited to submit their Curriculum Vitae including three names of referees with their contacts to the following address:
National Organisation of Nurses and Midwives of Malawi
P.O. Box 30393, Lilongwe 3, Malawi.
African Unity Drive
City Centre, Opposite Area 13 Mosque.
The closing date for receiving applications is Friday 17th September, 2021 and interviews will take place on Saturday, 25th September, 2021. The successful candidate is expected to report for duties on Monday, November 1, 2021.