ACTION Trial Project Study Nurses Jobs in Nakuru and Mombasa, Kenya

University of Nairobi

Department of Obsterics and Gynaecology

Antenatal Corticos Teroids for Improving Outcomes in Preterm Newborns (ACTION) Trial Project 

Job Opportunities

The ACTION Trial project is a WHO Multi Country Trial to be conducted for a period of two (2) years in four hospitals in Kenya which include Thika level 5 hospital, Kiambu level 5 hospital, Nakuru level 5 hospital and Coast Provincial General hospital.

Study Nurse

5 Positions

Location: Nakuru, Mombasa Sites


  • Kenya Certificate of Secondary Education or its equivalent with a pass in English
  • The applicant must have a diploma in Kenya Registered Nurse Midwife or Kenya Registered Community Health Nurse or a degree in Bachelor of Science, Nursing


  • At least 2 years working experience post qualification in a busy maternity unit
  • Applicants with training and experience in research and IT will have added advantage

Among other duties the applicant will be required to:-

  • Work closely with the ACTION Investigators, Study Coordinator and the Data Manager
  • Based in the following County hospitals: Nakuru, Coast
  • Work closely with the staff of labour ward to:
  • Recruit and randomize study participants
  • Collect data
  • Maintain registers of randomized clients

There will be two (2) nurses in Nakuru site; three(3) in Mombasa site (Nakuru level 5 hospital and Coast Provincial General hospital)

Applications must include the following:

  • Complete CV with 3 referees indicating their telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  • Relevant certificates and testimonials.
  • Practicing license
  • Completed online application form (CLICK HERE to access)

How to Apply

If qualified for the above post, please send your CV to the

Terms of employment for all positions: three (3) contract renewable on Mutual agreement

Closing Date: 29th August 2018. (2 Weeks)

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Updated: August 16, 2018 — 8:56 am