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Living Fountain Orphanage, established in 2007, is a refuge for orphaned, abandoned and destitute children; in a Christian setting, we provide the love, care and education needed for our children to grow in body, mind and spirit. We offer a sanctuary as well as a platform to enable our children become who God created them to be.


Living Fountain Orphanage is looking to recruit a House Matron to oversee matters relating to the home, staff and children and ensure the standards, mission and values of the home are upheld at all times.


Job Features:


  • Accommodation and meals are provided free of charge.
  • The post will include overnight duties, so the matron must live in the home.


The Ideal Candidate must be:


  • An effective and harmonious part of an energetic, cohesive, hardworking team.
  • Able to communicate effectively at all levels with children, staff and partners of the home.
  • Professional, flexible, conscientious, and able to act with discretion at all times.
  • Able to work upon your own initiative in a calm and patient manner.
  • Able to demonstrate a genuine warmth and interest in the children in your care.
  • A born-again Christian who loves prayer.
  • Able to assist House staff in maintaining House discipline.


Job Functions include:

  • General housekeeping
  • Provision of first aid, initial medical support and administration of medicines to children in line with House protocols.
  • Supervise hygiene practices and cleanliness of children and the Home.
  • Support, promote and implement House policies and protocols.
  • Undertake such other duties as the Founder may reasonably require.




Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




NGO/Community Services & Dev

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years


₦50,000.00 ‐ ₦80,000.00 per month