Research Nurse

The SugarFACT Project is a Clinical Trial and Associated Studies concerning hypoglycaemia in sick children admitted to hospitals in Malawi.

Period: 12 Months

Reporting to: Project Principle Investigator and Project Coordinator

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Identification, recruitment & consent of participants for the studies
  • Entering correct & complete data into the electronic Case Record Forms
  • Follow-up of the study participants on the wards
  • Participate in paperwork, administration and communication within the SugarFACT project & take part in regular SugarFACT meetings
  • Provide clinical care in the hospital
  • Involvement in audits and other projects related to SugarFACT



Applicants must possess the following:

  • Must have a Diploma. Those with Degree will have an added advantage
  • Registration with the Nurses & Midwives Council of Malawi
  • 2 Years Previous Research Experience
  • Able to live in or close to Zomba
  • Desired: Previous Experience of Paediatrics, Good inter-personal, communication and problem-solving skills, experience of data collection, Good Clinical Practice and Clinical Trials

Suitably qualified candidates should forward their applications together with copies of relevant certificates, detailed CVs and names of three traceable referees by email to:


or to:

The College Registrar, 

College of Medicine, 

P/Bag 360, 


Blantyre 3.

Applications should reach the Registrar not later than 24 January, 2018.  Only short-listed candidates will be acknowledged

Comment on advertised Job

Alicia P.

12th of January, 2018 10:19:29 pm

Location: Zomba

Employment Type: Full-time

Salary: N/A

Job deadline: 24th January, 2018

Company: College of Medicine

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