Careers with Urunji Child-Care Trust

Many have found working with Urunji Child-Care Trust hugely satisfying. Our employees understand that working with children is a calling and not necessarily a job. We presently have the following vacant positions:

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT:


Urunji Child-Care Trust will not accept hand-delivered or applications sent by email for paid jobs. We only accept such for voluntary jobs. Canvassing, over-the-phone applications and/or personal bargaining will lead to disqualification. We do not make a follow-up to unsuccessful candidates and only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged. UCCT is an equal opportunities employer and does not segregate against a particular class of society. Please note that these posts are subject to funding and employee performance. Staff may be requested to undergo a working interview.

Closing date for receiving applications is 26 February 2017. Applications received after this date will not be considered. Applications must only be received by the Trust through the post.

Programme Officer


Urunji Child-Care Trust seeks the services of a female Programme Officer to be based in Lilongwe. The ideal candidate should have a Diploma in Social Work or Community Development. Equivalent qualifications are also acceptable. Applicants with a valid driving license and a safe driving record are strongly encouraged to apply.

Job demands include hands-on work including periodic travel to project areas. A higher level of interaction with children, community members and teachers is typical of this job. Full details can be downloaded on this link.

Please send your applications by post only to the address furnished below. The staff and/or management of Urunji will not discuss with applicants on the phone or by email. Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.


1. Accounts Assistant (Closed)


The position demands a qualified individual with a passion for helping needy children. UCCT conducts an extensive research on people holding this post which includes but is not limited to police clearance and qualifications vetting. The Accounts Assistant’s primary job is filing receipts, photocopying financial documents, writing petty cash vouchers and making sure filed vouchers correspond to the account listing. A detailed Job Description outlining desired qualifications and experience can be downloaded here. A comprehensive JD is given to successful candidates on appointment.

2. Driver (Closed)


The primary aim of a driver is to offer driving services to both local and international staff. The successful candidate will from time to time be required to drive partners and stakeholders on official trips. The post requires an individual with a high level of discipline, safety, integrity and good time-management. A detailed Job Description outlining desired qualifications and experience can be downloaded here.

3. Administrative Assistant (Closed)


UCCT seeks a qualified and highly motivated individual to fill the vacancy of an Administrative Assistant. The candidate should have hands-on experience in administrative work in a small to medium sized Non-Governmental Organisation. You should have experience handling visitors coupled with a pleasant personality. A detailed Job Description outlining desired qualifications and experience can be downloaded here.


A comprehensive JD is given to successful candidates on appointment. Interested people should send handwritten applications enclosing a recent typed Curriculum Vitae and copies of qualifications to:

The Executive Director
Urunji Child-Care Trust
P.O. Box 30977
Lilongwe 3, Malawi


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Contact Us

Urunji Child-Care Trust
Misenza Complex
Cnr. Kaunda and Shire Road
Area 49 Shire
P.O. Box 30977
Lilongwe 3
MALAWI

Mobile: +265 (0)997 400948
Email: info@urunjichildcare.org

Meet Our Needs

Urunji Child-Care Trust urgently needs the following:
  • desktop or laptop computers
  • laserjet printer and a copier
  • learning materials for kids
  • a motor vehicle (minibus)
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Our Expenditure

85% Programs, 10% Fundraising, 5% Management

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Urunji Child-Care Trust is a registered NGO in Malawi.
Registration # TR/INC5564