Registered Nurse Vacancy

  • Full Time
  • Kwale

County Government of Kwale

Job Description

COUNTY GOVERNMENT OF KWALE

COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD

VACANCIES

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SERVICES

REGISTERED NURSE III, JOB GROUP ‘H’ (1 post)

(a) Duties and Responsibilities

This is the entry and training grade for this cadre. An officer at this level will work under the guidance of a senior officer. Duties and responsibilities at this level will entail: assessing, planning, implementing nursing interventions and evaluating patient’s outcomes; providing appropriate healthcare service including Integrated Management of Childhood Illnesses (IMCI), immunization, PMTCT, ante-natal care and delivery, providing health education and counseling to patients/clients and community on identified health needs; referring patients and clients appropriately; facilitating patients’ admission and initiating discharge plans; maintaining records on patients/clients health condition and care; ensuring a tidy and safe clinical environment; and collecting and compiling data.

(b) Requirements for Appointment

For appointment to this grade, a candidate must have:-

(i) Diploma in any of the following disciplines: Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing, Kenya Registered Nursing, Kenya Registered Midwifery, Kenya Registered Nursing/Midwifery or Kenya Registered Nursing/Mental Health and Psychiatry from a recognized institution;

(ii) Registration Certificate issued by the Nursing Council of Kenya;

(iii) Valid practicing license from Nursing Council of Kenya; and

(iv) Certificate in computer application skills from a recognized institution.

Note: trained persons with special needs encouraged to apply

1. All applications should be submitted by WEDNESDAY 27TH JUNE 2018 in a sealed envelope clearly marked on the left side the category in which they fall and addressed to the SECRETARY COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD, KWALE COUNTY, P.O Box 4-80403, Kwale, or hand delivered at the KWALE COUNTY PUBLIC SERVICE BOARD offices next to Kwale District Hospital

2. People with special needs are encouraged to apply.

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