BUGANDO MEDICAL CENTRE
Consultant and Teaching Hospital
OPPORTUNITIES TO VOLUNTEER
Bugando Medical Centre is a consultant and teaching hospital for the Lake and Western zones of the United Republic of Tanzania. It is situated along the shores of Lake Victoria in Mwanza City. It has 900
beds and over 1200 employees. It is a referral centre for tertiary specialist care for eight regions, namely: – Mwanza, Geita, Simiyu, Mara, Kagera, Shinyanga, Tabora and Kigoma. It serves a catchment’s population of over 14 million people. Bugando Medical Centre is therefore inviting suitably Tanzanians with POSITIVE mind set who can volunteer in the following posts;-
Medical Doctor (5-Post)
Holder of a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree or its equivalent from a recognized Institution. Must be registered by the Tanganyika Medical Council as a Medical Doctor with one year of internship.
Assistant Nursing Officer (22-Posts)
Holder of a Diploma in Nursing from any recognized Institution and has been registered in with the Nurses and Midwives Council of Tanzania.
Laboratory Scientist (1- Post)
Holder of a Degree in Laboratory Science from a recognized Institution and must be registered in the register of Health Laboratory Practitioners Council as a Health Laboratory Scientist.
Laboratory Technologist (1- Post)
Holder of a Diploma in Laboratory Technology from a recognized Institution, who have been registered in the register of the Health Laboratory Practitioners as Health Laboratory Technologist.
Pharmacist (1- Post)
Qualification Holder of a Bachelor Degree in Pharmacy (B. Pharm.) or its equivalent from a recognized institution and must be registered by the Pharmacy Council of Tanzania as Pharmacist, with one year of internship.
Pharmaceutical Technician (1-Post)
Holder of a Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized institution must be enrolled in the register of Pharmacy Council of Tanzania as Pharmaceutical Technician.
Holder of a Diploma in Radiography (X-ray) from a recognized institution must be enrolled in the register of Medical Radiology and imaging Professionals as a Radiographer.
Medical Attendant (5- Posts)
Holder of an Ordinary/Advanced Secondary School Certificate and must have a one year certificate in the related field.
Accountant (1- Post)
Holder of CPA (T) with Bachelor Degree in Accounting or Advanced Diploma in Accountancy from a recognized institution.
Legal Officer II (1- Post)
Holder of LLB degree and has successfully accomplished school of Law.
Data Clerk (1- Post)
Holder of an Ordinary or Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education Examination (CSEE) with Certificate in Computer application from University Computing Centre (UCC) or any recognized institution.
MODE OF APPLICATION
Letters of application should be written in English preferably handwritten attaching a detailed curriculum vitae, certified copies of academic/professional qualification, testimonials and names, Addresses, telephone numbers and three referees, should put in a sealed envelope addressed to the Director General so as to reach him before 26th September 2019. Only short listed applicants will be contacted.
Bugando Medical Centre,
About Bugando Medical Centre
The Catholic Church built the Hospital between 1968 – 1977 and it was offically opened by His Excellency the late President Julius Kambarage Nyerere on 3rd November 1971. In 1972 the Hospital was nationlized by the Government. However, in October 1985 the Government handed back the Hospital to the Tanzania Episcopal Conference of the Catholic Bishops of Tanzania who is the owner with an agreement that the hospital be run in partnership with the government to provide Government Services as a referral and consultant hospital for the Lake Zone.
Bugando Medical Centre is a referral, consultant and university teaching hospital for the Lake and Western zones of the United Republic of Tanzania. It is situated along the shores of Lake Victoria in Mwanza City. It has over 950 beds and over 1300 employees.
It is a referral tertiary specialist care for eight regions and serves a catchment’s population of over 14 million people.
It is an exciting time to join our team as we will be opening a new radiotherapy centre located in the state- of- art oncology wing building at the hospital with Co-60 machine and conventional simulator to make it a regional hub for cancer treatment. It is the second established centre in the country.
Mwanza is Tanzania’s second-largest city, and the lake region’s economic heart. Mwanza is set on Lake Victoria’s shore, surrounded by hills. In addition to being a stop on the way to Rubondo Island National Park, Mwanza is a great starting or finishing point for safaris through Ngorongoro, Serengeti national parks and Mount Kilimanjaro.