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  • Posted: Aug 17, 2022
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    Mission Statement: "Tenwek Hospital is a Christian community committed to excellence in compassionate healthcare, spiritual ministry, and training for service to the glory of God." The hospital was founded in 1937 by missionaries from World Gospel Mission and has since grown to be a leading teaching and referral hospital in the region and one...
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    Nursing Officer


    Reporting to the Nursing Officer Unit In-Charge, the Nursing Officer will provide nursing services within the respective department, in order that the patient/client receives quality care for the honour and glory of God.

    Roles & Responsibilities

    • Organize and coordinate nursing care and medical treatments.
    • Provide and ensure appropriate health teaching and counselling to individuals, families and community.
    • Maintain the unit effectively according to hospital policy with minimum supervision
    • Promote effective interpersonal and public relations
    • Maintain infection prevention guidelines and practice.
    • Ensure safety in the workplace by maintaining a clean, safe, and pleasant environment
    • Maintain familiarity with the legal implications of nursing practice and ensure that legal requirements are met
    • Identify research topics, construct a research plan, and carry out surveys at the operational level.
    • To be punctual and available when on duty
    • Display Christ like attitude and character both on and off duty
    • Abide by the Tenwek Hospital moral code and Nursing Council of Kenya (NCK) regulations.
    • Perform other responsibilities as may be assigned from time to time by Unit’s Nursing Officer In-charge or his/her designate

    Required Qualifications, Skills and Competencies

    • Diploma/Degree in Nursing
    • Registered with the Nursing council or relevant professional body
    • Proficiency in computer with a compute certificate
    • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
    • Effective communication.

    Method of Application

    If you are interested in any of these challenging opportunities, send your application letter with a detailed CV and Statement of Faith addressed to:

    The Human Resources & Administration Director
    Tenwek Hospital
    P.O. Box 39 – 20400

    Applications should be sent directly through  by 26th August 2022 with the position being applied for as subject line. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. We do not charge any fee for receiving your CV or for interviewing and all communications will be done through official line and email

    NOTE: Hard Copy applications will not be accepted. Any form of canvassing will lead to automatic disqualification.

    What is a statement of faith?

    A statement of faith should describe your Christian faith and how you see it as relevant to your involvement with Tenwek Hospital. The statement can either be incorporated into the cover letter or submitted as a separate document and should include, at a minimum, a description of your spiritual disciplines (prayer, study, etc.) and your current fellowship or place of worship.

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