Nurse Job in Kenya

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Nurse Job in Kenya

University Nurse 

JOB OBJECTIVE

  • The job holder will be responsible for will provide quality nursing services including performing necessary procedures at the University.

Responsibilities

  • Observe patients’ vital signs, review and maintain patients’ records and reports
  • Provision of nursing care and health education to the patients as appropriate
  • Ensure hygiene and orderliness of the clinic environment
  • Plan, and implement through teamwork with other clinic staff to ensure health awareness to the students through planned activities like health week, and health talks

  • Carry out all nursing procedures professionally and ethically as per the procedure manual
  • Participate in the student affairs functions as called upon by the supervisor
  • Ensure that all equipment are in good working condition, ensure timely calibration and in case of malfunction, report to the maintenance team promptly.
  • Keep inventory of all clinic equipment, linen, medical supplies and any other university property at the clinic
  • Ensure compliance with all appropriate regulatory requirements in relation to nursing practice and enhance streamlined processes, patient experience and overall nurse performance.
  • Participate in decision-making concerning patient care services, emergency response, and non-clinical services and ensures that policies and procedures are properly interpreted and applied.
  • In coordination with the clinic team, initiate disaster plans when necessary in the event of a disaster, fire, or other emergencies within the clinic or outside in which the department may be involved.
  • Ensures that the highest quality nursing care is provided to patients by leading the improvement of the patient experience, and complaints handling.
  • Any other duty as may be assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications

  • The candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or Higher Diploma in Nursing from an accredited Institution.
  • Must be registered as a nurse with the Nursing Council of Kenya.
  • 5 years of experience in a similar position in a recognized academic institution.
  • Conversant with HMS is an added advantage.

Other Skills & Competencies

  • Communication Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Attention to Details
  • Team Player

How to Apply

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV including three referees, academic and professional certificates, and a clear copy of your Kenya National ID and iTax certificate via email to hrjobs@kcau.ac.ke by 20th November 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The subject of your email should read: UNIVERSITY NURSE

Head of Human Resources,
KCA University,
P.0. Box 56808-00200,
Nairobi, Kenya
Website: 
www.kcau.ac.ke