Social Worker

Beit CURE Hospital


Beit CURE Hospital is a children’s charity hospital founded by a Christian Mission Organization, CURE International.  We specialize in the surgical treatment of disabilities in Orthopedics and ENT. Position Details:

Social Worker

Reports to:  Spiritual Director

Location:     Lusaka


  • Conduct socioeconomic assessment of all new patients and families (Guardians)
  • Educate patients, caretakers and organizations (if applicable) on the hospital, its operations and expectations of them
  • Educate patients, caretakers and organizations on the requirements of their care (Transport  and rehab care)
  • Work with Spiritual Centre and Nursing staff to provide spiritual and psychological support to patients and caretakers
  • Provide spiritual and psychological support to patient and caretakers whenever necessary
  • Work with Ward staff and Out Patient Department (OPD) to ensure proper discharge planning is done.
  • Develop and implement an effective follow-up program to track discharged patients in assigned areas(s) and create relevant reports
  • Tracking patients treatment progress.
  • Write and send at least two  Bed Sponsorship Stories and Patient Stories to CURE  HQ every week
  • To follow up on patients seen in CURE mobile clinics and facilitate their coming to Hospital as scheduled.
  • To secure discharged patient’s data for ease tracking and follow up.
  • To coordinate with Head of Physiotherapy and Out Patient to ensure patients treatment requirements (crutches, walking frame, sitting chair, shoes) are met
  • Develop and network with partners both within and outside Lusaka who will meet the patient’s social needs that Beit CURE Hospital does not provide.
  • To produce monthly reports on followed up patients.
  • To perform any other duties as assigned by the supervisor.

Job Requirements

  • Completed Degree/ Diploma in Social Work, Social Services or related discipline.
  • Experience as a Social Worker, preferably working with families and children
  • Computer knowledge in MS Applications, e-mail and internet systems preferred
  • Ability to work in and contribute to a team building environment
  • Ability to establish priorities and proceed with objectives with minimum supervision
  • Ability to handle confidential documents or material in an appropriate manner
  • Experience in interviewing clients, collecting and assessing date
  • Exhibit high qualities of honesty and integrity when handling hospital resources

Application Instructions:

  • All Applications to be submitted via email to:
  • Indicate position applied for in the subject matter failure to which may disadvantage you to be shortlisted.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The Human Resources and Administration Manager

Beit CURE International Hospital

Box 36961

Plot No. 34872a Great North Road

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