• Full Time
  • Lusaka



Reporting to: Shelter Manager


Reporting to the Shelter Manager the position is responsible for maintaining and developing the Shelter grounds/surroundings to create a beautiful and relaxing environment.

Roles and Responsibility

  • Cleans surroundings and cuts grass.
  • Plants, water and trim trees, shrubs, and flowers around the Shelter.
  • Replaces dead plants and discards waste matter in a neat and orderly manner.
  • Picks up and discards any litter found in the gardens.
  • Applies Manure to the lawns and flower beds.
  • Maintain all gardening /cleaning equipment and machinery
  • Responsible for ensuring that sufficient cleaning materials are on hand
  • Responsible for the assets in your care; report any asset movement, loss or damage to the shelter manager
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time.
  • Maintain play park and its equipment and ensure that they are well maintained
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the supervisor from time to time

Desired Qualifications and competencies:

  • Grade Twelve Certificate
  • At least three (3) years of experience working in a related field
  • Experience in working with CSOs/NGOs
  • Fluency in spoken English
  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team
  • High level of integrity and confidentiality

YWCA has a zero-tolerance approach to conduct such as fraud, sexual exploitation, abuse, sexual harassment, abuse of authority, and discrimination. All Officer will be expected to adhere to YWCA’s standards of conduct and will therefore undergo rigorous background verification internally or through third parties.


Please submit your application letter, academic qualifications and curriculum vitae, to [email protected]

Suitably qualified candidates are invited to apply; however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.

The closing date for application is 8th July 2024.

To apply for this job email your details to

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