Mount Kenya University Nurse Jobs

Mount Kenya University Nurse Jobs


  • In pursuit of fulfilling the Mission and Vision of the University, a suitably qualified, visionary, competent, dynamic and experienced professional with impeccable track record is required to fill this position.

  • In addition to the above outlined and the below listed qualifications and responsibilities, the candidate should also possess the following skills; excellent communication skills, problem-solving skills, critical thinking, attention to detail, empathetic, flexibility and adaptability, team player, honest and accountable.

  • The candidate should also be physically fit as the job requires a lot of movement.

    Qualifications (Education, Skills and Experience)

  • Bachelor’s degree in in Nursing from an accredited institution.

  • Must be registered as a Nurse with the Nursing Council.

  • 3 years’ experience at Grade 8 within MKU or at a similar position in a recognized academic institution.

    OR

  • Higher Diploma in Nursing from an accredited institution.

  • Must be registered as a Nurse with the Nursing Council.

  • 5 years’ experience as a Nurse Assistant within MKU or at a similar position in a recognized institution.

    Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provision of Nursing care and counselling.

  • Observe patients’ vital signs, review and maintain patients’ records and reports from assistant nurse and where appropriate escalate matters to the chief clinical officer for action.

  • Ensure care and patients assisted in movement within the health centre.

  • Carry out simple procedures
    like, dressing simple wounds while referring difficult procedures to the Clinical Officer.

  • Ensure proper maintenance of patient records.

  • Plan, supervise and co-ordinate nursing care.

  • Ensure availability of medical supplies and keep inventory of medical supplies.

  • Ensure cleanliness and orderliness of the clinic environment.

  • Any other duties that may be assigned by the immediate supervisor.

    Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in in Nursing from an accredited institution.

  • Must be registered as a Nurse with the Nursing Council.

  • 3 years’ experience at Grade 8 within MKU or at a similar position in a recognized academic institution.

    OR

  • Higher Diploma in Nursing from an accredited institution.

  • Must be registered as a Nurse with the Nursing Council.

  • 5 years’ experience as a Nurse Assistant within MKU or at a similar position in a recognized institution.

    How to Apply

  • For more information and job application details, see; Mount Kenya University Nurse Jobs


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