A. INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
Nurses and Midwives Council of Malawi (NMCM) is the regulatory body of Nurses and Midwives established in 1966 under the act of parliament Laws of Malawi Cap 3002. NMCM is mandated to develop, maintain, monitor, evaluate and control the profession of Nursing and Midwifery thereby contributing to the national goal of promoting the health status of Malawians. As a regulatory, NMCM has the role of regulating the education, training and practice, professional conduct of Nursing and Midwifery personnel in Malawi.
In order to fulfil its mandate effectively and efficiently with strategic leadership and management, an excellent and rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified person of Malawian origin to fill an Executive Management position of Registrar tenable at NMCM offices in Lilongwe. The Board of Directors of NMCM therefore invites applications from suitable candidates to fill the position on a three (3) year employment contract. This is a highly technical and demanding position that requires a person who has demonstrable capacity to initiate administrative and managerial innovations geared at making the Council a vibrant and competitive institution.
The following are the required personnel and work-related traits for the position:
B. MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB
Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Registrar shall be responsible for taking charge of NMCM Secretariat in planning and implementing its objectives and Programs.
C. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The Registrar shall be responsible for the following duties and responsibilities: