5 New Various Job Opportunities at The Gili Schools Tanzania

5 New Various Job Opportunities

The Gili Schools Tanzania

School Nurse (3 Posts)

School Nurse (3 posts) at Gili Secondary School October, 2023
Position: School Nurse
Duty Station: Kibaha-Pwani, Tanzania
Reporting To: Deputy Headmaster – Core values & Operations.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Provide medical attention to any member of the school’s Students and staff.
  • Provides care for injuries and acute illness for all students and long-term management of students with special health care needs.
  • To do screening and referral for health conditions
  • Prepare and maintain student clinic records and prepare required reports
  • Providing health-related education to students and staff in both individual and group settings.
  • Overseeing infection control measures
  • Overseeing medication administration, health care procedures, and the development of healthcare plans
  • As required take students to the hospital and contact parents of sick students in line with school procedures.
  • The employee shall serve the school during work hours and shall not leave the premises without oral/written permission form from the Headmaster.
  • The employee may be required to work after hours and on weekends during extracurricular events such as sports, exhibitions, seminars, parent meetings, etc. even during the school vacation.
  • Devote time and attention to this service unless called on to assist in other areas that are decided on by the
  • Deputy Headmaster Core Values and Operations. However, health care is the primary concern.
  • Actively participate in the Health Checks performed by external doctors and monitor the follow ups required.

Other Duties

  • Periodically suggest improvements to the department’s procedure and submit to your supervisor for approval.
  • Participate and support fellow staff in school mission related activities such as all School Celebration Days throughout the year.
  • Participate in student selection process, in particular working after hours on rest days and public holidays up to 20 Saturdays per annum.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned by Head of Department, Manager and Deputy Director.

Qualification, Skills and Attributes

  • A minimum of Diploma in Nursing
  • A minimum of three years’ work experience
  • Must be a registered or enrolled Nurse
  •  Problem solver and flexible
  • An individual who pays attention to detail
  • Quick responder to emergencies.
  • Good written and verbal English and Kiswahili skills.
  • Must demonstrate a high level of confidentiality, integrity and professionalism
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
  • Good knowledge on Ms- word and Excel
  • Other Recruitment Information

School Matron (2 Posts)

School Matron (2 post) at Gili Secondary School October, 2023
Position: School Matronship
Duty Station: Kibaha-Pwani, Tanzania
Reporting To: Deputy Headmaster

Key Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Supervise cleanliness and watering gardens.
  • Make the follow-up on evening activities and ensure that balls and other game gear/ materials are available.
  • MUST have the water keys and the kitchen should make sure water is not misused
  • She should supervise preps and do roll call as much as possible,
  • She must make sure and emphasize all students speak English, all the time, (suggest the best way to make them speak)
  • she should take measures if any indiscipline happens and report to the discipline master the following day
  • Should monitor health issues and provide assistance when it is needed., should work with a nurse to see which time to go to the dispensary
  • She must write a report for the previous night before she takes off her duty
  • It is necessary that matron is punctual at work and are responsible for their duties.
  • Remember all students are under your care and supervision during the whole time of night, anything that will happen during your duty, you will be held accountable.
  • Should have meetings with prefects and students on how to behave well and for leaders, how well to do their activities and Supervise-Minutes should be taken during the meeting.
  • Advice and support as a parent will be very important as our students need close support and follow-up
  • Maintain social distance and show your professionalism, students should respect you and learn from you (you will be a role model) help students to see how important a matron is and there is no gap between a teacher and a matron.
  • The matron should monitor behavior, discipline, smartness, and good arrangement of beds, and make prefects do their responsibility
  • Ensure the cleanliness of the school all the time


  • Diploma on social work or any other related
  • 10 years of experience
  • Experience working with students, particularly girls, preferred
  • Experience in counseling is a plus
  • Excellent spoken and written Swahili and English
  • Interest in and ability to live in Pwani
  • Experience working with vulnerable populations preferred
  • Ability to work well independently
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to manage, encourage, and build the capacity of others

Original Education certificates must be presented during the interview for shortlisted candidates.



INTERVIEW WILL BE CONDUCTED ON 12/10/2023 for only shortlisted


Interested Candidates for this job are kindly requested to send their CV accompanied by a Cover Letter to gilisecondary@gmail.com

Gili Schools,
P.o.Box 30823,
Kibaha-Pwani, Tanzania.