Hiring Locum Nurses in Malawi

As a Locum Nurse working in client’s homes and giving around the clock nursing care, your key responsibilities will be:

  • Administer medication to patients
  • Create reports to track the patients’ progress
  • Work with our head nurses to create treatment plans
  • Clean and re-dress wounds if needed
  • Measure vital signs.
  • Monitor changes in behaviour and progress.
  • Ambulating patients if they need to be transferred
  • Keeping nursing supplies stocked

Candidate requirements and skills:

  • Must be registered with the Nurses and Midwives Council of Malawi
  • Remain knowledgeable about healthcare best practices
  • Proven working experience as a Nurse and able to understand basic medical terminology
  • Ability to work independently combined with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Pleasant, patient, compassionate, and trustworthy
  • Observation skills and attention to detail – must prepare a daily working plan
  • Emotional stability and Physical strength
  • Flexibility
  • A police report and a reference letter from the chief/ headman that is no more than 3 months old

What we offer:

  • Home-based care on a locum basis at a time
  • Great opportunities to join our team of professionals on a full-time basis

Working Hours:

  • Shifts of no more than 8 hours a shift


  • To be discussed during the interview process.


Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Find out more about our company and career progress opportunities by visiting our Careers Page.


*Alternatively, you can send your resume directly to philip.k@sermalogroup.com.