Jacaranda Health Nurse Mentor Jobs in Kenya

Jacaranda Health Nurse Mentor Jobs in Kenya


Job Summary:

  • Jacaranda Health is expanding its mentorship program in Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care (EmONC) to new counties in Kenya.

  • This is an on-site mentoring approach, where our team of EmONC mentors lead continuous medical education (CME) sessions, one-on-one mentorship, skills trainings, and simulation drills for emergencies, leading to a significant and sustained improvement in EmONC knowledge and skills.

  • Our team will work with county health administrators to adapt the current model for the county context.

  • Under the supervision of the Program Management Team, the EmONC Mentor will be responsible for oversight and execution of the county-specific mentorship program in the field.

    Primary Responsibilities

  • Works as a self-driven individual who is passionate about maternal health

  • Conducts facility-based CMEs, simulation drills, and other methods of learning

  • Facilitates Quality Improvement initiatives where applicable and tracks data

  • Conducts performance improvement programs based on learning needs of the staff.

  • Performs nursing practice by providing direct patient care where appropriate

  • Maintains the highest standards of professionalism and represents Jacaranda as an organization dedicated to ending maternal/neonatal deaths and morbidities

    Requirements

  • Strong Knowledge of EmONC principles and experience handling emergencies; has completed ALSO
    training or equivalent

  • Experience in collecting data for monitoring or research purposes

  • Demonstrated ability to develop, coordinate, deliver and evaluate education and training programs that incorporate contemporary adult learning principles.

  • Demonstrated experience in a nursing leadership role involving change management, team development skills, and the ability to apply complex problem-solving strategies.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing or its equivalent

  • Minimum of 5 years midwifery experience

  • Proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint

  • Strong interpersonal skills including ability to deal with interpersonal conflict

  • Contract Period: This position is expected to be a contract of 12 months, based in the counties neighboring Nairobi OR western Kenya.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Jacaranda Health Nurse Mentor Jobs in Kenya


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