Kenyatta National Hospital Clinical Psychologist, Medical Physicists, Nursing Officers and Radiographers Jobs in Kenya

Kenyatta National Hospital Management invites applications from qualified candidates for the following positions:

1. Clinical Psychologist I

Job Group K8 
(1 Post)
 
Job Purpose: The Clinical Psychologist I will be responsible to the Senior Clinical Psychologist for the efficient and proper management of Mental Health services.
 
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Participate in the organization and running of continuous Medical Education.
  • Participate in and facilitate research.
  • Receiving, assessing patients and offering interventions, counselling and other psychotherapies.
Qualification and Experience
  • Masters in Psychology from a recognized institution.
  • Registration with a professional body.
  • At least two (2) years’ work experience in an NHIF accredited health facility.
2. Medical Physicist III
Job Group K8 
(2 Posts)
 
Job Purpose: The Medical Physicist III will be responsible to the Senior Medical Physicist for the contribution of the patient satisfaction through Provision of accessible and specialized quality health care services.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Treatment planning of cancer patients,
  • Carry out radiation dosimeter work,
  • Supervise radiographers performing both diagnostic and therapeutic procedures for cancer patients,
  • Administration of radioactive drugs to patient undergoing diagnosis or therapy under a specialist’s prescription
  • Ensure radiation safety at work.
Qualifications and Experience
  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Physics or Engineering, Medical Physics/Health Physics from a recognized institution;
  • Registration by the Radiation and Protection Board.
  • Two years progressive experience in a busy Hospital
3. Nursing Officer III/II
Job Group K10/9
(41 Posts)

Job Purpose: The Nursing Officer III/II will be responsible to the Senior Nursing Officer for planning of nursing care of patients.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assessment and identification of patients’ needs.
  • Planning of patients’ care.
  • Implementation of the care.
  • Giving support and health education to patients and relatives.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing (KRCHN) or Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing (BScN).
  • Post-basic training in any of the following specialities: Critical Care, Operating Room, Accident & Emergency, Neonatal, Renal, Cardiac nursing and have at least one (1) year experience in the area of speciality.
  • Applicants for the position of Nursing Officer II must have at least three (3) years’ experience at the lower level of Nursing Officer III.
  • Age: 35 years and below.
4. Radiographer III
Job Group K10 
(2 Posts)

Job Purpose: The Radiographer III will be responsible to the Senior Radiographer for the effective provision of quality radiography Services in the Hospital.
 
Key Responsibility
  • Proving radiographic services
  • Ordering and maintaining records of radiographic and photographic supplies.
  • Processing, verifying and maintaining information relating to patients.
Qualifications and Experience
  • Diploma in Diagnostic Radiography from Kenya Medical Training College or other approved institution.
  • Registration with a professional body.
  • At least two (2) years’ work experience in an NHIF accredited health facility.
  • Evidence of at least attendance of accredited Continuous Professional Medical Education will be an added advantage.
How to Apply

Interested candidates for this position and who meet the minimum requirements are requested to fill and submit the Hospital application form (Click HERE to download) with copies of certificates and testimonials on or before 1st April 2016 to the address below:

The Chief Executive Officer,
Kenyatta National Hospital,
P. O. Box 20723-00202
Nairobi

Kenyatta National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and qualified candidates with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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