SHOFCO Jobs in Kenya

1. Pharmtech Jobs at Shining Hope for Communities


Location: Mathare

Reports to: Clinic coordinator

Hours: Mon- Fri, 8:00am to 4:00pm and two Saturdays a Month

Key Responsibilities for the Pharmtech Job
  • Prepare and dispense prescribed medications and pharmaceutical preparations according to patients’ prescription.
  • Provide advice for non-prescription medications
  • Monitor drugs and other medical supplies levels and initiate the procurement process.
  • Take inventory and track medication and supply orders
  • Keep records of all drug stocks ordered, drugs issued to clients and stocks remaining.
  • Prepare and submit reports on daily sales undertaken and achievement to the management as required.
  • Arrange drugs in the required manner
  • Establish and maintain good relationships with customers which includes clinics, doctors, hospitals and other institutions
  • Monitor storage conditions i.e. expiry status and security of the pharmaceuticals
  • Any other duties that may be assigned from time to time.

    Pharmtech Jobs Requirements
  • Must be registered with the Pharmacy and Poison Board
  • Diploma in Pharmacy from a recognized institution
  • At least 2 years working experience in a similar position, preferably in a busy hospital set up
  • Must be computer literate and be able to manage software programs.
  • Good recording keeping and reporting skills
  • Be able to perform minor surgical procedures.
  • Computer literacy
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player
  • Ability to work and deliver results with minimum supervision

    How to Apply
    Interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed CV to the HR Officer, jobs@shininghopeforcommunities.org quoting their current and expected salaries. Applications without this information will not be considered. Applications should reach us no later than 14th December 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    2. Math and Science Teacher Jobs at Shining Hope for Communities

    Location: Kibera

    Reports to: Headmistress

    Hours: Mon-Fri, 7:30am to 4:30pm

    Key Responsibilities for the Teacher Job
  • Teaches reading, language arts, social studies, mathematics, science, art, health, physical education, and music to students in a classroom, utilizing course of study adopted by KSG, and other appropriate learning activities.
  • Develops lesson plans and instructional materials and provides individualized and small group instruction in order to adapt the curriculum to the needs of each student.
  • Uses a variety of instruction strategies, such as inquiry, group discussion, lecture, discovery, etc.
  • Translates lesson plans into learning experiences so as to best utilize the available time for instruction.
  • Establishes and maintains standards of student behavior needed to achieve a functional learning atmosphere in the classroom.
  • Evaluates students’ academic and social growth, keeps appropriate records, and prepares progress reports.
  • Communicates with parents through conferences and other means to discuss students’ progress and interpret the school program.
  • Identifies student needs and cooperates with other professional staff members in assessing and helping students solve health, attitude, and learning problems.
  • Creates an effective environment for learning through functional and attractive displays, bulletin boards, and interest centers.
  • Maintains professional competence through in-service education activities provided by professional growth activities.
  • Selects and requisitions books and instructional aids; maintains required inventory records.
  • Supervises students in out-of-classroom activities during the school day.
  • Administers group standardized tests in accordance with school and national testing program.
  • Participates in curriculum development programs as required.
  • Participates in faculty committees and the sponsorship of student activities.

    Teacher Jobs Minimum Requirements
  • Must have P1 training certificate from a recognized institution
  • Experience in KCPE preparation will be an added advantage
  • Computer Literate
  • Patient and understanding
  • Good communication skills

    How to Apply
    Interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed CV to, jobs@shininghopeforcommunities.org quoting their current and expected salaries. The Subject should clearly indicate the position being applied for. Applications without this information will not be considered. Applications should reach us no later than 14th December 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

    3. Nutritionist Volunteer Jobs at Shining Hope for Communities

    Location: Mathare

    Reports to: Clinic coordinator

    Hours: Monday- Friday, 8am to 4pm, 2 Saturday a month

    Nutritionist Volunteer Job Responsibilities
  • Together with the Nutrition Officer, take a lead role in developing the clinic’s nutrition program at both technical and administrative levels.
  • Provide nutrition assessment for special needs clients and those identified at high nutritional risk and develop and implement dietary-care plans and nutritional counselling.
  • Advise patients and their families on nutritional principles, dietary plans and diet modifications, including food selection and preparation.
  • Counsel individuals and groups on basic rules of good nutrition, healthy eating habits, and nutrition monitoring to improve their quality of life.
  • Develop nutrition outreach tools, such as pamphlets or other materials
  • Provide nutritional outreach in the community via classes, health talks and collaboration with other SHOFCO programs
  • Complete monthly reports as required by the GoK and SHOFCO
  • Keep up-to-date technically and apply new knowledge to your job.

    Requirements for the Nutritionist Volunteer Job
  • Diploma or Degree in Nutrition Studies
  • Make appropriate diagnosis
  • Good clinical skills – history taking, physical examination, ordering appropriate laboratory investigations
  • Previous experience in a busy health facility will be an added advantage
  • Treat patients with respect
  • Confidentiality
  • Good Interpersonal and time management skills
  • Communication and decision making skills
  • Good recording keeping and reporting skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Ability to work and deliver results with minimum supervision
  • Demonstrated ability to work as a team player

    NB: This position does not attract any Salary

    How to Apply
    Interested applicants should send their applications together with a detailed CV to, jobs@shininghopeforcommunities.org quoting their current and expected salaries. The Subject should clearly indicate the position being applied for. Applications without this information will not be considered. Applications should reach us no later than 14th December 2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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