Occupational Therapist Job in Kenya – Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Ruaraka Uhai Neema Hospital

Job Vacancy: Occupational Therapist

Job Summary: The incumbent will enhance or restore function of multiple body systems through a number of physical or physiological therapeutic interventions and aids.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review patients’ history and perform the respective therapies.
  • Investigate patients’ sensory-motor behaviour and physical condition, identify patients’ main problems and develop a treatment plan in consultation with other health professionals.
  • Perform rehabilitation processes on patients.
  • Evaluate progress of patients, modify treatment where necessary and cessation of treatment once goals have been achieved.
  • Assist patients who have strained muscles or limbs to do proper exercises to fully regain their health and teaching these exercises to the patients for faster and successful recovery.
  • Using relevant information and individual judgement to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations or standards.
  • Oversee and ensure compliance and adherence within the rehabilitation department with procedures to fulfil any legislative and/or administrative requirements with respect to infection prevention and control, health and safety measures and emergency procedures.

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Occupational Therapy

Relevant Job Experience

  • At least two (2) years’ experience in a similar position

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates are invited to submit their cover letter and detailed CV to hr@runeemahospital.org, clearly stating the job title you are applying for in the Email subject.

Closing date for application is 4th October 2018

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


Health and Medical
Updated: September 28, 2018 — 10:46 am