Study Nurse Job in Kenya

Job Vacancy: Study Nurse

(One Position)

Job Summary: S/he will triage, counsel, clients attending their study visits and refer them to the clinical officers or the Study Clinician.

Immediate Supervisor: Study Clinician

Job Specification

  • Professional qualification
  • Registration with the Nursing council of Kenya
  • Team player, Outgoing, innovative and Flexible
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Kenya National Family planning guidelines is mandatory.
  • Previous knowledge and experience with family planning tools and Job aids will be an added advantage.

Reporting Relationships

Immediate Supervisor: Lead Clinician

Supervisory Role: Clinic assistant

Peers: Nurse Counsellors, Clinical officer, Pharmaceutical technologist

Duties and Responsibilities;

  • Will work with the clinical officers and the Pharmacist to provide Sexual and reproductive health services to couples enrolled
  • Will work with the field officers in recruitment of clinicians through answering queries in the social media platforms.
  • Will Screen all clients for enrolment to the CCTN study. They will guide the patients through the informed consent procedure.
  • Will give health talks concerning study procedures to patient in the waiting room before seen by clinical officers
  • They will triage patients to be enrolled in the clinic.
  • Will counsel patients on procedures to be followed during physical examination, genital examination and help draw lab samples for all clients enrolled in the clinic.
  • He or She will refer clients enrolled to the clinical officer for specialized care if needed.
  • HIV/STI risk reduction testing and counselling through CHTC.
  • Liaising with the clinic assistant and administrator to ensure all the specimens collected are recorded to the clinic log before delivery to laboratory.
  • Providing the laboratory results to the clients on follow up.
  • Perform daily Quality improvement procedures samples and CRFs for all clients seen in the clinic on a daily basis.
  • Train and remain   on all Study Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and Study Specific Procedures SSPs
  • Participate in weekly clinic Quality improvement meetings.
  • Other duties advised by the study clinician.

Additional trainings required

  • Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
  • Human Subject Protection
  • Continuous FP/ study SOP / SSP guidelines and trainings

How to Apply

Applications must include the following:

  • Complete CV with 2 referees indicating their telephone contacts and e-mail contacts
  • MUST send all the relevant certificates and testimonials

If qualified for the above post, CLICK HERE to complete an online application form and send your CV to by 30 Nov 2018.

Health and Medical
Updated: November 20, 2018 — 7:43 pm