Therefore. SUMAIT University wishes to invite applications from suitable Internal and External qualified Individuals to fill the aca­demic and administrative vacant posts as follows:-

Medical Doctor (MD) at Al-Hajir Dispensary (1 post)

A Doctor, or Physician, is responsible for promoting the health and safety of patients by providing proactive treatment and di­agnoses. Their duties Include speaking with patients to address their health concerns, conducting physical examinations to en­sure patients health and adminlstenng vaccinations for common illnesses or allergies.


A successful Doctor will have qualifications and skills In order to demonstrate ability to perform the duties and responsibilities of the job effectively and should have the following qualifications:

  • An M.D. from an accredited medical school
  • Should possess current medical license
  • Previous clinical expehence beyond the required resi­dency
  • Board certification in a relevant specialization preferred
  • A detail-oriented and compassionate approach with pa­tients and staff
  • Strong leadership and organization skills
  • A well-developed ability to solve problems on their feet
  • A high degree of physical stamina and dextenty needed to perform various treatments and accurately administer medications

Essential Duties, Tasks & Responsibilities:

The main duties and responsibilities of a Medical Doctor in­clude the following:-

  • Maintain regularly updated patient medical records that document all evaluations, medications, treatments, aller­ test results and other records
  • Evaluate a patient’s symptoms and determine the most appropriate course of treatment to address them
  • Prescribe medications in compliance with medical ethics andstatutes and inform patients of all possible risks, com­plications and Interference with other medications they may be taking
  • Supervise and evaluate Medical Assistants to ensure full compliance with regulations and make sure that the cur­rent care program is as effective as possible
  • Consult patients on topics such as proper nutrition, fit­ness and hygiene to assist them in making informed deci­sions and taking good care of their health

Mode of Application

Applicants should submit their applications supported by de­tailed Curriculum Vitae (C.V.), certified copies of their certifi­cates. names and addresses of three non-relative referees who can be contacted for references. Foreign awards should be veri­fied by Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU).

Salary and Remunerations

SUMAIT University offers attractive salary and remunerations according to the University’s Salary Scales.


Hand delivered applications should reach Sumait Univer­sity, Chukwani Street Zanzibar not later than 3:30hrs on 20th December. 2021. Or you can send your application through Email

Applications should be addressed to:

Vice Chancellor,
SUMAIT University,
P.O. Box 1933, Zanzibar.