ILEMBULA NURSES AND MIDWIVES TRAINING SCHOOL.
The School is fully registered and accredited by the National Council for Technical Education as a health training institute, owned and run by the Southern Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania
The School was inaugurated in January 1963 and is adjacent to the Ilembula Lutheran Hospital. From November 2003, the School started offering a Diploma in Nursing Course for both female and male Students. The duration of the course is still four years.
1.1 NUMBER OF STUDENTS AT 31ST DECEMBER 2003.
1st year Students 18
2nd year Students 29
3rd year Students 28
4th year Students 29
Total number 104
31.3 SCHOOL FEES.
For Nurse B. 300,000/= p.a per Student
For Nurse A. 462,000/= p.a per Student
OTHER SOURCES OF INCOME
1. Grant from the Southern Diocese 1,670,000/=
2. Grant from the Government -
3. Donations Ilembula Lutheran Hospital 465,555/=
31.4 ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:
Form four with passes in Science subjects
v Should be 18-25 years
v Should pass the entrance examination set by the School on English and Mathematics
v Should be physically and mentally fit.
v Should have a birth certificate.
v There are fewer teachers than the official required number
v Old dormitories and classes need major repair
v Three Staff (teachers) houses needed
v Shortage of teaching material
31.6 FUTURE PLANS:
Engage in both operational and strategic planning to continually improve the institution as it strives to address its mission.