NOT Getting Job Interviews? Get A Professional CV Today. Click Here For Details

Nurse Counselor Jobs, Nursing Jobs, KEMRI Jobs

Job purpose

To deliver quality nursing and counseling services to study participants enrolled in a wide range of HIV and STI related clinical studies at PHRD

Responsibilities

  • Provide HIV testing and counselling to study participants enrolled in clinical trials
  • Screen and recruit participants into clinical trials
  • Conduct study procedures according to good clinical practice
  • Document medical data in study participants’ records
  • Provide reproductive health services including FP counselling and provision of FP methods to clients

Qualifications

Education and Professional training

  • Diploma in Nursing (KRN/KRCHN)

Licensure

  • Registered with the Nursing Council of Kenya

Competencies

  • Team player
  • Excellent Communication and people skills
  • Highly organized
  • Ability to work without supervision

Experience

  • Two (2) years’ experience as a nurse in a busy health facility
  • One (1) year experience working in a busy HIV care clinic
  • Experience providing reproductive health services
  • Prior GCP and Human subjects training is desirable
  • Experience working in clinical research setting is an added advantage

Terms of employment

Employment is a one year renewable contract with a probation period for the first 3 months.

Salary is negotiable within the appropriate grade depending on education, experience and demonstrated competency.

How To Apply

  • All applicants must meet each selection criteria detailed in the minimum requirements.
  • Must include a current CV with names of at least 2 referees.
  • Must include copies of academic and professional certificates.
  • A duly signed application letter indicating the vacancy reference with copies of documents listed above should be sent to: phrdrecruit@pipsthika.org not later than 14thOctober, 2019.

KEMRI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITED TO DIVERSITY; PERSONS WITH DISABILITY, WOMEN, YOUTH AND THOSE FROM MARGINALIZED AREAS ARE ENCOURAGED TO APPLY. KEMRI DOES NOT CHARGE A FEE AT ANY STAGE OF ITS RECRUITMENT PROCESS INCLUDING APPLICATION, INTERVIEW AND PROCESSING OF OFFER LETTER. IF ASKED FOR A FEE, REPORT SUCH REQUEST IMMEDIATELY.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted.