Saint John of God Hospitaller Services provides both residential and community-based mental health services, and services for children with a disability and/or special needs in the cities of Mzuzu, Lilongwe and their environs. This is done through inpatient, outpatient and community based mental health programs; rehabilitation and vocational training for people recuperating from mental illness, people with disability and other special needs; special education and community-based rehabilitation for children with disability or epilepsy. The service also provides university level training in psychiatric nursing, general nursing, clinical medicine (psychiatry) and counselling. Saint John of God Hospitaller Services therefore seeks to recruit persons to fill the following vacant posts:
Position: PROJECT OFFICER – Inclusive Education/Special Needs Education
Project: Early Childhood Care and Development
Location : Mzimba South
Reports to : The Projects Coordinator
Purpose of the Position
Under the general supervision of the Projects Coordinator, the Project Officer-Inclusive Education/ Special Needs will be responsible for operationalization of inclusion approaches, practices and policies to support Early Childhood Care and Development related achievements of deprived children in the impact areas and Community Based Child Care Centres.
Responsibilities (which include, but not limited to)