JOB ADVERTISEMENT – COMPANY NURSE

Mpala is located on the Laikipia plateau in north central Kenya, just north of the Equator, northwest of Mt. Kenya. It covers 48,000 acres of savannah and dry woodland habitats and is bordered by Ewaso Ngiro and the Ewaso Narok rivers. The land hosts Mpala Ranch and Mpala Research Centre. We seek dynamic, committed and dedicated individual to work as a company nurse.

Job Purpose

Provide effective clinical services to the Mpala staff.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Undertake the observation, monitoring and assessing of patients conditions as well as planning and implementing the care needed.
  2. Ensure maintenance of patients records;
  3. Undertake the observation, monitoring and assessing of patients conditions as well as planning and implementing the care needed.
  4. Oversee triaging and recording patients vital signs assess their medical conditions and records the findings.
  5. Provide optimal care to patients using available resources
  6. Utilize and maintain clinic equipment and instruments as appropriate.
  7. Initiate emergency, safety practices and fire safety measures as appropriate.
  8. Maintain adequate stocks of drug in the clinic as per approved procedures
  9. Requisition required drugs and monitoring the consumption.
  10. Prepare timely and accurate reports as required.
  11. Participate in drawing the clinic budget.
  12. Perform any other duties as may be assigned from time to time.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  1. Diploma in Kenya Registered Community Health Nursing.
  2. Registration certificate issued by Nursing council of Kenya.
  3. Valid practising license from Nursing Council of Kenya.
  4. 3 years experience required.
  5. Excellent interpersonal skills and a team player;
  6. Knowledge of international standards of providing nursing care.
  7. Good listening and communication skills;

TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION

Please send a single pdf attachment with the subject COMPANY NURSE to jobs@mpala.org, or send hard copies of the documents addressed to the Head Of Human Resource and Administration, P.O. Box 555-10400 Nanyuki on or before 20th May 2022. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

  1. A brief introduction of yourself (up to 300 words),stating why you would be an excellent company nurse.
  2. Curriculum Vitae (C.V).
  3. Include your academic/professional certificates.

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