Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (Critical Care) Jobs in Kenya

Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (Critical Care) Jobs in Kenya

Job Details

  • Our Client, an upcoming high-end private hospital in the leafy suburbs of Nairobi is looking to recruit a Charge Nurse to head the Critical Care unit.

  • The successful candidate will be in charge of scheduling, leading, and overseeing the day-to-day activities of a defined team of critical care specialty nurses and support staff.

  • He/she will be responsible for implementing accepted critical care nursing protocols and procedures.

  • The ideal candidate MUST have more than 5 years’ operation experience in charge of a Critical Care unit. .

    Key Responsibilities

    • Monitors and coordinates the daily patient care activities of the unit; schedules staff and patients to ensure full coverage of patient care needs at all times and to ensure effective patient services.

    • Provides expert, day-to-day guidance, consultation, and leadership to an assigned team of critical care nursing and related support staff.

    • Leads, guides, and trains employees performing related work.

    • Oversees and provides direct nursing evaluation and/or other related care and consultation to patients as required.

    • Oversees and provides direct nursing evaluation, procedures, and/or other related care and consultation to critical care patients as needed.

    • Coordinates services with other patient care units as required.

    • Maintains communication with allied services and maintains community liaison as appropriate.

    • Oversees quality assurance activities and compliance to operational standards.

    • Participates in program development
    and in the development and implementation of operating policy and procedure.

    • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment and supplies.

    • Promotes continuous improvement of workplace safety and environmental practices.

    • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.


    • Diploma/degree from an accredited school of nursing and a valid practicing license.

    • Certificate of Registration with the Nursing Council.

    • MUST have more than 5years’ operation experience in charge of a Critical Care unit.

    • MUST have knowledge of the nursing process, current, and legal aspects of documentation.

    • Ability to administer a wide range of critical care drugs, to include knowledge of indications, contraindications, and side effects.

    • Ability to coordinate quality assurance programs in the area of specialty.

    • Demonstrate the ability to transmit knowledge, skills through patient education.

    • Excellent leadership skills.

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Summit Recruitment & Search Ltd Charge Nurse (Critical Care) Jobs in Kenya

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