IRC NGO Nurse Jobs in Kakuma - Kenya
Working under the guidance and supervision of the Head Nurse and Clinic-in charges, the nurse will be directly responsible for;Key ResponsibilitiesImplement and evaluate individual treatment plans for patients with specific conditions as prescribed by the clinician.
Identify and manage as appropriate, treatment plans for patients at risk of developing long-term conditions.
Supervise incentive staffs working in the specific ward.
Prepare for and assist the doctors during the rounds and whenever required.
Ensure that all required observations, prescribed treatment and procedures are properly carried out and documented in the patient’s charts.
Perform bedside nursing.
Escort patient to other referral hospital when necessary.
Do hospital coverage and on-call as required.
Conduct regular training session for refugee staff on basic nursing care/management of various ward cases and charting.
Give health education to patients and clients
Compile and submit monthly reports.
Monitor and supervise proper usage of supplies.
Maintain equipment in good condition and submit regular inventory report of the same.
Ensure that all admissions, discharges, transfers and deaths are properly recorded as they occur.
Supervise incentive staff working in RH and EPI at a designated clinic.
Assist the CO during the running of a clinic and whenever required.
Together with the C.O organize for adequate clinic coverage when required.
Carry out any other additional duties as may be assigned by the supervisor
Key Result Areas:
Ability to provide overall leadership at the assigned ward or department.
Ensure timely and quality health care services to refugees
Maintain accurate inventory and ensure rational use of medical supplies and drugs.
Diploma in Nursing from KMTC or recognized nurse training institution
Be registered and have a valid license from the Nursing Council of Kenya
Required Experience & Competencies:
At least 2 years working experience in a busy hospital setup.
Team player and cultural sensitivity is required.
Ability to work in hardship areas (Previous experience in a Camp setting will be an added advantage).
Fluency in Turkana/Somali will be an added advantage
Kenyan nationals are encouraged to apply. International allowances are not available for this position. Salary and employee benefits are compliant to the Kenyan NGO Sector.
How to apply
Interested candidates should apply online by 25th July, 2018
For more information and job application details, see; IRC NGO Nurse Jobs in Kakuma - Kenya
Please take note that International Rescue Committee (IRC) does not ask for any fees in connection with its recruitment processes.
In the event that you receive any request for payment of any sort, please get in touch with us on Tel: +(254-020) 2727730, Email: IRCKenya@rescue.org or report to the nearest police.
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