Date Posted: March 4 2021


Position Context

The Phlebotomist will assist the Hospital laboratory team in their daily tasks. He/She will be directly involved with collecting samples from clients and deliver them to responsible laboratory departments to perform required tests. All work will be done under the direct supervision of the Laboratory Manager.


Specific duties and responsibilities will include but not be limited to:


  • Collection of blood samples from patients.
  • Giving post puncture care.
  • Ensuring that samples are labeled correctly.
  • Receiving samples from wards.
  •  Distribution of samples to laboratory sections.
  • Perform any other duties assigned by the Laboratory Manager from time to time.

Educational Qualifications and Experience


  • Training in phlebotomy
  • Must have at least two (2) years experience in sample collection.

Requisite knowledge, Abilities and skill


  • Good command of English and fluency in other Malawian local languages
  • Must be a self-starter, pro-active and honest.
  • Must have good communication and team working skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be willing to work odd hours.



Interested and qualifying candidates should submit their application, enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae with names and contacts of at least three credible referees and active e-mail addresses, and copies of relevant certificates by Friday March 12, 2021 to:


The Managing Director,
Mwaiwathu Private Hospital Limited,
PO Box 3067,
Or email:

The deadline for receiving applications is at close of business at 1700 hrs on Friday March 12, 2021