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Songea District Council is one of eight (8) Ruvuma Regional Councils established under the Local Government Authorities Act 1982. It came into operation on 01/01/1982.
The name Songea was derived from the name of the traditional leader of the Wangoni tribe chief Songea. Its headquarters are in Peramiho ward, Lundusi village

99.21 percent of the land is suitable for agricultural, livestock and mining activities. 0.79 percent is a watershed area that is suitable for fishing activities.
Geographically the district is bordered by Mbinga district, Songea Municipal Council in the northwest is bordered by Nyasa district and Mozambique in the north. The climate is mixed.



i.All applicants must be Citizens of Tanzania with an age not above 45 years of age except for those who are in Public Service and where specified;

ii.Applicants must attach an up–to–date Curriculum Vitae (CV) having reliable contacts; postal address/post code, e–mail and telephone numbers;

iii.Applicants should apply on the strength of the information given in this advertisement;

iv.Applicants must attach their certified copies of the following certificates:–Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma/Certificates;Postgraduate/Degree/Advanced Diploma/Diploma transcripts;Form IV and Form VI National Examination Certificates;Professional Registration and Training Certificates from respective Registration or Regulatory Bodies, (where applicable);Birth certificate;

v.Attaching copies of the following certificates is strictly not accepted:–Form IV and form VI results slips;Testimonials and all Partial transcripts.

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vi.An applicant must upload recent Passport Size Photo in the Recruitment Portal;

vii.An applicant employed in the Public Service should route his application letter through his respective employer;

viii.An applicant who is retired from the Public Service for whatever reason should not apply;

ix.An applicant should indicate three reputable referees with their reliable contacts

x.Certificates from foreign examination bodies for Ordinary or Advanced level education should be verified by The National Examination Council of Tanzania(NECTA).

xi.Professional certificates from foreign Universities and other training institutions should be verified by The Tanzania Commission for Universities (TCU) and National Council for Technical Education(NACTE)respectively.

xii.An applicant with special needs/case (disability) is supposed/advised to indicate;

xiii.A signed application letter should be written either in Swahili or English.