General Anesthesiologist Job in Kenya

General Anesthesiologist 


  • Evaluating patients’ vital signs, medical histories, allergies, current medication use, and other risk factors;
  • Administering pain relief before, during, and after surgery;
  • Monitoring patients’ vital signs during procedures;
  • Administering general, sedative, regional, or local anaesthetia;
  • Continuing care after surgery to control the level of pain relief and consciousness
  • Provide Leadership and teamwork with other medical specialist and nurses;
  • Supervising anaesthesia assistants and certified registered nurse anaesthetists;
  • Informing patients of risks associated with anaesthesia;
  • Complying with medical and hospital procedure policy.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Expertise in cardiopulmonary resuscitation, airway management, invasive monitoring, renal therapy and mechanical ventilation;
  • Competent with Tracheal intubations, intravenous and central line cannulation, defibrillation and cardioversion,
  • providing emergency medication, providing resuscitation inclusive of pacing and pericardiocentesis and care for the patient post resuscitation;
  • Compassion, self-motivation and the ability to work under pressure for long hours;
  • Good communication (written and verbal) skills;
  • Post Graduate Degree in Anaesthesiology from a recognized institution;
  • MBChB or its equivalent holding a valid practicing license and retention certificate from the Medical Practitioners and Dentist Council;
  • Valid certification in at least either ATLS, ACLS or BLS certification as applicable;
  • Sound Clinical knowledge, critical thinking, attention to detail;
  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in a busy hospital

How to Apply

Submit your detailed resume, a cover letter and a *statement of faith outlining your qualifications and why you believe you are the ideal candidate for this role.

Addressed to:

The Human Resources & Administration Director

Tenwek Hospital

P.O. Box 39 – 20400 BOMET

Applications should be sent directly through the email: by 21st July 2023 with the position being applied for as subject line.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing and all communications will be done through official line and email

NOTE: Hard Copy applications will not be accepted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

 What is a statement of faith?

A statement of faith should describe your Christian faith and how you see it as relevant to your involvement with Tenwek Hospital. The statement can either be incorporated into the cover letter or submitted as a separate document and should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current fellowship or place of worship.