WE Charity Radiographer / Sonographer Job in Narok County, Kenya

WE Charity

Job Title: Radiographer / Sonographer

About WE: WE is a movement that believes when we come together we can create an even better world. WE makes it easy for you to get involved – whether at home, school or work – by offering resources to help you create positive social change in your community and around the world.

Through WE Charity initiatives, WE empowers communities to lift themselves out of poverty through our holistic, sustainable international development model, WE Villages.

In Canada, the US, and the UK, WE Day and WE Schools are initiatives of WE Charity that educate and empower young people. WE Schools is a year long educational program that nurtures compassion in students and gives them the tools to create transformative social change. WE Day is a series of stadium-sized events that celebrate youth making a difference in their local and global communities.

ME to WE is an innovative social enterprise that provides people with better choices for a better world. We offer socially conscious and environmentally friendly products as well as lifechanging experiences. ME to WE measures the bottom line not by dollars earned, but by the number of lives changed and the positive social and environmental impact made. Half of ME to WE’s net profit is donated to WE Charity. The other half is reinvested to grow the enterprise and its social mission.

WE is looking for an outstanding Radiographer.

The positions will be based in Narok County, Kenya.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Evaluate patients’ medical condition and history to determine most suitable radiographic technique for diagnosis
  • Interact with patients to offer them psychological support and address their concerns after an imaging procedure
  • Adjust diagnostic equipment to deliver accurate amount of radiation to patients
  • Perform diagnostic imaging examinations like x rays, ultrasound, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging
  • Produce x-ray films or radiographs of parts of the human body for use in diagnosing medical problems
  • Perform more complex imaging procedures when performing fluoroscopes, e.g. radiologic technologists
  • Prepare a solution for the patient to drink, allowing the radiologist to see soft tissues in the body
  • Ensure radiation safety measures and protection devices are used and observed to ensure compliance and safety for both patients and staff
  • Ensure scheduled maintenance and minor emergency repairs on radiographic equipment are conducted
  • Ensure accurate documentation and care of patient records

Minimum Skills and Qualifications Required

  • Diploma in medical imaging from Kenya Medical Training College or any other recognized institution
  • 2 plus years’ experience in a busy center in ultra sound and X-ray department
  • Must be registered by the radiation protection Board
  • Must have a current and valid practicing licence
  • Should be highly experienced in radiographing, covering a wide range of clinical examinations and applications
  • Must showcase a degree of physical dexterity, co-ordination and sensory skills required for positioning of or handling patients
  • Ability to depict high level of confidentiality, professionalism and sensitivity
  • Attention to detail

WE are delighted to have you join our journey to bring about change in the world.

WE are proud and excited to have you as part of our team!

WE sincerely thank all those who will apply, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Please send your cover letter and resume (indicating your current salary) to infokenya@we.org on or before 10th December 2018.

For more details on the organization visit: www.we.org

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Narok County, Kenya

Narok County, Kenya

Narok County, Kenya

Health and Medical, NGO and UN
Updated: December 5, 2018 — 6:29 am